Tag Archives: steeplechase

A year later

Yesterday, as I popped over to letsrun.com to check out the NCAA Track & Field Championships results, I saw a link to results for the Portland Track Festival.  It was as though I had forgotten this meet was even being … Continue reading

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A swift kick to the rear

This is an Olympic year; it’s big.  You’re an athlete and we’re going to do this. This was what my coach said to me this past weekend when I was on the verge of a pity party due to having … Continue reading

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What’s another 4 letter word for fail? BONK

So it turns out that when I bonk, I bonk HARD.  I had my first steeple of the season at the Payton Jordan Invitational in Palo Alto, CA and I was feeling ready.  I had a time goal in mind, … Continue reading

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Being a horse, but with a cute outfit

Hey all- So I talk about the steeplechase a lot because it’s my signature event, but some of you may still be in the dark as to what I actually do.  When I explain the event to a layperson, I … Continue reading

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When everything is out, you gotta take it in

As I sit here in between projects, I can’t help but feel compelled to start a blog entry that’s been formulating in my head for a while. I’ve recently undergone quite a series of life changes, as have many of … Continue reading

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“Hold up your hand. I’m from… HERE.”

As of Wednesday, June 1, I am officially based out of Michigan for an undetermined amount of time, not to exceed four months.  I hope the state can handle this jelly. One who knows me may expect, assume and not … Continue reading

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