Category Archives: 2011 National 1/2 Marathon

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Does A PR Last A Lifetime?

Date: March 27, 2012 at 8:18 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 73

The first few years of racing are, in my opinion, the best. At least for me they were. When I ran my first race — the FITNESS Mind, Body & Spirit Games 4-mile race in Central Park in 2008 — […]

My 2011 Resolutions: Mostly Successful!

Date: December 29, 2011 at 1:27 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 31

I love New Year’s Resolutions. Like seriously adore them. I get to make a bunch of goals in list form — what in the world is better than that? And then I have an entire year to accomplish them. It’s […]

Next Stop: Las Vegas

Date: October 3, 2011 at 8:06 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 51

Dear person who decided the week would include 5 working days and 2 weekend days: You suck. Love, Ali Do I like coming to work every day? Yup. Sure do. But do I love the weekends when I don’t have […]

7 Links

Date: July 26, 2011 at 8:28 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 31

There’s lots to be shared today so I’m getting right down to business… (If you wear a denim shirt, you can say things like “let’s get down to business.” I just decided that.) My workday flew by yesterday. That happens […]

Mid-Year Check-In

Date: July 1, 2011 at 8:04 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 23

July! When did that happen? Did you remember to say Rabbit, Rabbit, Rabbit this morning? I did, though it wasn’t the first thing out of my mouth. I think the first thing out of my mouth was, “F you, 5 […]

Happy National Running Day!

Date: June 1, 2011 at 8:22 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 57

I’m sure by now you’ve heard: Today is National Running Day! I love that runners get a holiday, and I love that we celebrate it by doing what we do best: lacing up and hitting the road, trail or treadmill. […]

I Wish I Would Have Known…

Date: May 20, 2011 at 7:52 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 28

Friday! It’s here! Thank God. I’d love to say I’m looking forward to a low key, relaxing weekend, but that’s hardly the case. I’m running the Brooklyn Half Marathon tomorrow! I’ve never done this race before and I’m excited to […]

Getting High

Date: April 27, 2011 at 8:57 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 16

Everyone talks about that awesome, unbeatable runner’s high that you got from an especially long/fast/encouraging run. I rode my National Half Marathon high for weeks. People don’t really talk much about other kinds of fitness highs though. Note: I wish […]

Thankful Things Thursday: Cleared Air Edition

Date: April 7, 2011 at 8:00 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 36

Happy Thursday! This week is flying by and I love it. Since it’s Thursday, you know how we roll at Ali On The Run. We get down with our thankful sides. I’m in a weird mood today. Stay with me. […]

Thankful Things Thursday: For Everything

Date: March 31, 2011 at 8:03 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 17

It’s so easy to be thankful today because this week has been filled with amazing news and great people. So let’s get right to it… I’m thankful for my friends. This one is a no brainer, and I’ve written about […]