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John Thompson
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WDW Marathon trip planning part 3
This will (probably) be my last post before my trip - even though I do have one last outstanding decision. I am writing this while sitting on the porch of our condo in Costa Rica. It's New Years Eve and I think I've had quite enough sun so I thought I'd mak...
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WDW Marathon trip planning
Well, it's been over a year since my last blog post. Shame on me. I have 2 things coming up that I plan to write about in the blog. The first is a trip to Costa Rica over the holidays with my family. We have plans to do some cool stuff while we're there, so...
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Please check out the RoaCA Podcast
Hi, I have decided to stop posting to this blog - instead I am focusing on the Runner of a Certain Age Podcast. You can check out the podcast by visiting the podcast website , or you can search for "runner of a certain age podcast" in iTunes. Don't forget t...
Please check out the RoaCA Podcast
Please check out the RoaCA Podcast
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WDW Marathon Weekend: The View From the (Social Media) Sidelines
I didn't go, OK? Are you satisfied? I wasn't there. The expo. The cool shirts. The meetups. Running through the castle. Riding Expedition Everest in the middle of a marathon. The medals. Oh, my Lord, the medals. Minnie, Mickey, Donald, Goofy - even Pluto. A...
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2013 Year In Review
As the year comes to a close I reflect back on my first full year as a runner. I started running in the summer of last year with an eye on running my first race - the Walt Disney World Half Marathon in January. After accomplishing that goal I ran several mo...
2013 Year In Review
2013 Year In Review
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NYC Runs Hot Chocolate 10K Roosevelt Island NY
Listen to my podcast where I talk about running in the 10K! On Sunday December 15th I ran in the NYC Runs Hot Chocolate 10K on Roosevelt Island with my daughter Natalie. This was the second time Nat and I did a 10K together, having previously run the Rock '...
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Route 66 Marathon, Tulsa OK
Ich bin ein Marathoner On Sunday, November 24, I ran in my first full marathon, the +Route 66 Marathon   in Tulsa OK. I chose this as my first full for a couple of reasons. First, I had read about this race some time ago and it sounded pretty cool - especia...
Route 66 Marathon, Tulsa OK
Route 66 Marathon, Tulsa OK
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Come find me at the Route 66 Marathon!
Hi all, I will be running the  +Route 66 Marathon  this weekend - November 24. It's my first full marathon! I am going to do a review of the race both here as well as n my shiny new RoaCA Podcast  and I'd love to hear what folks think. So look for me at the...
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Walk don't run
Well I'm a little more than a week out from the  +Route 66 Marathon  (which will be my first) I've run into (what I hope is a temporary) bump in the road. Anyway, on Sunday October 27 I did a little over 26 miles as per my training schedule. I took it very ...
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The RoaCA Podcast is now available
Well, we're trying our hand a podcasting around here... Check out our first episode then subscribe in iTunes!
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