Category Archives: NYC Marathon

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Mac & Cheese Is The Best Dinner

Date: April 26, 2011 at 9:23 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 9

Today was another stressful one. My work To Do list is looking pretty good. My life To Do list is another story. Highlights of my post-work day included… Making time for strength training. I left work with enough time before […]

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 […]

It’s Always Training Season

Date: March 28, 2011 at 9:09 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 19

My bags are unpacked, my medal is put away and — after a Chisel and Spinning session at the gym tonight — my legs are no longer sore. The National Half Marathon is officially over. Sad! Don’t get me wrong, […]

See You In 2012, NYC Marathon!

Date: January 20, 2011 at 9:35 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 13

Hopefully I’ll see you sooner, if the 2011 lottery is kind to me. But, I finally did it! With a little extra motivation from ABS and Ashley, I just registered to become a New York Road Runners member, which means […]

Bummer

Date: November 9, 2010 at 1:21 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 3

Sad face. So I wasn’t lucky enough to be one of the first 50 people to get into the 2011 NYC Marathon. There will be another lottery drawing in April, which of course feels decades away! Until then I’ll obviously […]

I’m In?

Date: November 8, 2010 at 6:31 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 3

We’ll have to wait and see! But after a very frustrating hour or so spent yelling at the computer and phone screens, I finally got this email: I’m nervous, excited and trying to be patient until tomorrow when they announce […]

Rainy Monday Morning

Date: November 8, 2010 at 11:04 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 1

I have to get out the door, but wanted to document now that it’s going to be a great day. Why, you ask? I slept great. I passed out so hard last night that I never even got under the […]

NYC Marathon Sunday!

Date: November 7, 2010 at 9:04 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 6

What an exciting, inspirational day here in NYC. I woke up bright and early—loved that extra hour of sleep, thank you very much Daylight Savings Time!—to get a run in before Marathon Madness began. After yesterday’s 12-miler, I just wanted […]

An Electric Morning in Central Park

Date: November 6, 2010 at 1:09 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 1

NYC is buzzing. The energy is incredible as everyone is arriving in town for the NYC Marathon. People travel from all over the world to run this race and it warms my heart (cheesy, I know) that people can come […]

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