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Thank you, McGuire.

My friend and former University of Michigan teammate, Rachel, is one of the most talented, unabashed and honest writers I have ever had not just the pleasure to meet, but compete with for four years.  She wrote an amazing article … 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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Kicking off the 2012 Outdoor Racing Season. WOOT!

SEASON OPENER!!  This Saturday night around 7:56, you can find me toeing the line of the Women’s Premiere 1,500m at the Sun Angel Classic in Tempe, AZ.  I’m excited, nervous, anxious, and trying to throw away all expectations I may … Continue reading

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