Monthly Archives: September 2015

Check Up Time

One of the reasons that I have been working so hard on my health/fitness is that diabetes runs in my family (on both sides). Today I had blood work done (last time was 3 years ago). We have Kaiser and they keep sending me alerts when results are posted. the first test that came back […]
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The Ventura Marathon #3 – A Recap

The Ventura Marathon (and half marathon) is in its 3rd year and I’m proud to say that I’ve participated in some way each of those three years. Here’s a bit of a recap: Year #1 (2013): I had been running for a couple years at this point and had even completed my first half marathon […]
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Preparation!

A little over one year ago I attempted my first marathon, the Ventura Marathon. Last year I had two goals. The first was to finish the race. The second was to “hopefully” not finish last. Thankfully I achieved both of these goals… I finished in 5:51:54 and had a handful of people behind me. The […]
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Welcome to GirlRevRunning

Welcome to my new blog. Well, its not completely new as this is my 7th post! One of those early posts explains the blog title, but doesn’t really let you know who I am or why I’m here. If you’d like to learn a bit about why I chose this name you can look here: https://girlrevrunning.com/2015/08/25/why-girlrevrunning […]
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Me Worry? Getting to the Starting Line of the Ventura Marathon

Maybe you’re worried about an upcoming race or event or difficulty. Generally speaking I am not a person who worries. For the most part this is a helpful trait. Sometimes though, when I do board that worry train I can feel a bit overwhelmed. I can remember that when I was younger my coping strategy with […]
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