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    NYRR Run as One 4M (2019 Race Recap)

    Over the weekend I ran the NYRR Run as One 4 miler, and this one was especially fun. (Insert sarcasm here). In all of the years this race has been running, this Saturday’s was the first time it rained. And I’m not talking sprinkles! It poured. Despite the moist conditions I still headed out there and got it done with thousands of other runners. I woke up around 6am and saw it was still kind of dark and that the rain was pretty consistent. I was dressed and ready to go by 7 but the whole time I thought about staying home. I convinced myself to head out the door…

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    NYRR Social #R_U_N5K Race Recap

    [Corral lineup! Photo by Chris P.] Last night NYRR held their social RUN 5K in Central Park and I was there in the flesh with a bunch of my run buds. Initially I wanted to use this race for my 5K PR but since my leg was in slight pain from the previous day I decided to “take it easy”. [On the run! Photos by Marlon B aka Coach!] For some reason my GPS watch had started when I crossed the start on a different mode so I couldn’t see the time or pace per mile as I was running the entire race. I think I had set it to…