Tag Archives: Boston Marathon

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Ali on the Run Show Episode 69: Sarah Sellers, 2nd Female at the 2018 Boston Marathon

Date: April 18, 2018 at 8:38 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 6

“I think that’s what unites us as runners — we’re all trying to overcome excuses and doubts to get out there.” —Sarah Sellers “Who is Sarah Sellers?” That’s the question everyone was asking after the Tucson, AZ runner finished second at […]

Boston Marathon Inspiration & The Women I Admire

Date: April 17, 2018 at 2:01 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 13

Watching Desi Linden win the Boston Marathon yesterday was amazing. When she broke the tape, she became the first American woman in my lifetime to win the Boston Marathon. And Desi deserved it. She’s a fighter. She’s a workhorse. And […]

Ali on the Run Show Episode 66: Boston Marathon Talk with Molly Huddle

Date: March 28, 2018 at 9:22 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 0

“I’m bringing the track speed to the marathon.” —Molly Huddle On April 16, professional runner Molly Huddle will be among a strong field of indomitable American women racing the Boston Marathon. This will only be Molly’s second marathon: She made […]

On My Mind

Date: April 15, 2014 at 5:47 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 87

First, a note about Boston: It seems wrong to write without acknowledging the one-year anniversary of the Boston Marathon Bombings. I hate that that’s how we reference the anniversary. I don’t like that “Boston Marathon” is attached to the word […]

I Didn't Want To Write About Boston

Date: April 22, 2013 at 7:39 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 99

It felt strange not to acknowledge what happened on the day of the Boston Marathon here. I kept feeling like, “I blog about running…I should have an opinion. I should have feelings. And I should share them…right?” But every time […]

Change Of Address

Date: April 16, 2012 at 9:41 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 58

Oh you thought you were sick of my sunrise photos before? Well I have a new home, and now I wake up to this: I’m a little bit obsessed. Waking up is fun! So, I moved this weekend. I’m all […]

Marathon Envy

Date: April 18, 2011 at 8:06 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 37

Today is the Boston Marathon. You know that by now, right? Well, I’m obsessed. I wish I could be in Boston today cheering on all of the amazing, inspiring runners. I never thought twice about the Boston Marathon until this […]