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    Bronx 10-Mile 2015 Race Recap: Things Don’t Always Go As Planned

    If you read my previous blog post, you know that this past weekend called for my big 20 mile training run. I was already registered for NYRR’s Bronx 10 mile race that is part of their 5 borough series so I would use it as a training run and run ten more miles in addition. Well, that was my original plan, that of course didn’t actually happen. Boo! I had a feeling things would be this way from the night before as I was feeling very tight in my right calf/achilles area and I could barely sleep with my in between seasons cough. The day was perfect for running and…

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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…