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Vancouver. Amazing.

The start. Check out our fancy and bright Saucony racing singlets. They are hard to miss (especially on our tall poster boy, David Jackson in the front row on the left!). Silent scenic stretching. Bike escorts – thanks for your efforts! Being a goof in the hotel room, morning of the race. Despite the surprise guest we had at 1:00 …

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Vancouver. Amazing.

The elite Q and A session at the expo. Taking a turn answering questions about life as a runner. John Stanton (Running Room) giving tips to first-time marathoners. Brian Torrance introducing guest speakers, organizing the elites, and the race (and much more). Thanks for taking such great care of us. This was a very well-organized race. George – super volunteer. …

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Click here for the Canadian Half Marathon Championships Elite Start List (location is Montreal).

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Keys to recovery = emend + saucony AMP PROs + rest! New Recovery Products. After a 40 km run (including a few mile-hill repeats at the end) in crazy winds and rain, I immediately put on the new Saucony AMP PRO2 tights and drank some of the new Chocolate Emend. No better time to try them out than after my …

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Saucony Racing Outfit and The Difference Eload Makes

Again, the boys were quite pleased to open another Saucony package. Cute models, don’t you think? Here are the boys from last summer when I received an eload shipment. These gels and drinks (eload during long runs and emend after for recovery) have made a significant improvement in training at a higher level. I find that I can give more …

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Saucony Shoes Arrival and Robbie Burns 8 km

Upon returning home after a 1 km swim and 30 km treadmill run at the gym, I was pleased to see that something had been delivered to our house. Usually it is work-related for Jonathan. But this time, it was for me. I think the boys were just as pleased as I was about it! Good thing it had 2 …

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Saucony Sponsor

What a great Christmas gift – Saucony Sponsorship for 2010! I am so thrilled! Stay tuned for more exciting news about this great opportunity to represent a great company.

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Who Knows?

Two weeks ago I was sitting at my computer while Jonathan was at hockey and the boys were in bed. A good friend of mine who was training for the Hamilton Road to Hope Marathon mentioned that Simon Whitfield (who is also sponsored by Chariot) would be there. So, I thought I’d check out the website. Not only did the …

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Team Canada for Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon!

Well, here it is! A picture of me with my Team Canada jacket. I will run with 3 other Canadians in the International Team Challenge Sunday, September 27. This morning at the press conference I met Fauja Singh & Ed Whitlock. Six years ago, at the Scotiabank Toronto Marathon Singh ran 5:40:04 a new 90+ marathon record; Whitlock ran 2:59:10 …

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