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Nicole Kesten
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Bunny Wabbit 15K
Remind me to not signup for 2 back to back longer races right after a long vacation!   As I finally got over the jet lag, I had Bunny Wabbit 15K up in Libertyville.  Rey (the RD) does a great job at making this local event a well executed one.  The race was...

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ChiTown Half Marathon
Came back from our Italy/Masters trip and got a cold that manifested about a week after I got home.  It wasn't horrible but between the jet lag and cold, i was feeling pretty pooped.  I had signed up for the ChiTown Half and drove down race morning pretty c...

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A win for Coach K
With only one kid, Scott and I find ourselves saying "we have one shot" at many situations.. we aren't going to get certain moments in time back and we won't have another chance to "do it right" with another kid....  In an attempt at "not throwing away our ...

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Josh turns 12
It seems like just yesterday that our baby was born .. and now he is 12!!!!   I feel like every year we debate it we will do a party... decide we aren't going to..  say we will just have a few friends over/take them to dinner and then realize that it will c...

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Solo running in Venice
Packing for an international trip is always tricky.. Am I going to pack 10 shirts and only wear 2... Am I going to pack cute pants and only end up wearing the same pair of workout leggings?! ... I really want to run so I must pack run shoes (as I have been ...

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LakeFront 10Miler & 5K Race Report
I pride myself of rolling into races minutes before the start.  I don't like standing around waiting and try to channel my husband's parking skills by finding spots others wouldn't take and/or making my own spots.  That wasn't the case this time. Somehow I ...

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Pi Day 5K Race Report
Some races are for running for time and some are for running for pie! On 3/14, it is about the later.  To celebrate Einsteins birthday and 3.14 Day, Feet Fleet hosts a fun run to benefit the local science council and celebrates with pizza pie, pie and drink...

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Cold morning for the Cupids Dash 5K in Highland Park.  My friend Colleen is the race director and I love this event b/c it is a fun theme, easy peasy for race logistics and very well run.  I met up with some girlfriends but brought Josh along for the run.  ...

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NYD5K
Started the year off right with a 5K with Tia.  This race is down in Lincoln park and has easy parking, low key vibe and start time of 11am! Have run this race a handful of years and it is kindof become a tradition.  It was untimed and ran it in 31:42 per G...

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Rev3 Summit 2017
The Rev3 Team has become my family.  People come and go on the active AG team but once you are on, you are part of the family regardless.  This is my 4th year on the team and was excited to be part of the kick off Summit in Manassas, VA (their headquarters)...
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