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NYC Marathon recap illustrated by Luke McCambley, aka The Orange Runner.

Relive last week’s NYC Marathon with my live-blogging and The Orange Runner’s (Luke McCambley) live-drawings.

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Run out & vote.

It’s election day and you were gonna run anyway. Run out and vote!

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New York City Marathon live-ish coverage

Live play-by-play of the women’s 2018 NYC Marathon.

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Run is a battlefield

In honor of my giveaway on Instagram for best stories of weird things that have happened on your runs, I wanted to share a weird…

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Chicago Marathon weekend

I’m in Chicago and something about running and mention Citius Mag and Roll Recovery.

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Today is Elk Run day

It’s beautiful here—very beautiful. I’ve been to Italy and Russia and driven through the Pyrenees from Spain to France and back, and those places were…

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My first writing adventure has to do with running.

I’m on my first writing adventure (a write-venture, lol) post office job and it’s about running.

Felt like shit. Still progress.
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Perfectionism is harder than 12 long runs

I posted this photo on Instagram captioned: “Felt like shit. Still progress.” I was talking about perfectionism.

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The orange juice and her irons

Melanie Brender’s untitled poem anemia poem she wrote after finding out she might be anemic instead of just bad at running.

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Running is hard: anemia & getting in your own way

She just thought she was bad at running and didn’t fit in, until she found out her iron was just low.

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Melanie Brender | Preview

Melanie Brender left Utica Stevenson High School, in 2010, with her heart set on going to Notre Dame.

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Check in on your people, they might need a glass of water

Please check in on your friends and teammates, even when it seems like things are going well.

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Running’s hard, let’s talk about it

Running is hard. Let’s talk about it.