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MCM: The Expo

MCM: The Expo

Greetings from DC! My mom and I arrived in Washington yesterday afternoon and after dropping our stuff of at our hotel we headed over to the Marine Corps Marathon Health & Fitness Expo.  The expo is being held at the DC Armory so we hopped on the metro and were easily over there in about … Continue reading

MCM: Weekend Planning

MCM: Weekend Planning

Note:  Shortly after I posted this I received an e-mail from MCM confirming that the race would indeed be on regardless of the government shutdown.  It specifically said “Marines are known for being Semper Fidelis, always faithful.  In this spirit, the expectation is that runners will remain faithful to their training and the MCM will … Continue reading

MCM: 1 Month To Go!

MCM: 1 Month To Go!

I can’t believe there is only one month to go until the Marine Corp Marathon! This will be my 3rd full and 1st non-Disney marathon! Training through the summer for a fall marathon was definitely tough and I really struggled through some of the long runs with the heat and humidity.  I have to admit … Continue reading