Monthly Archives: September 2007

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We have just opened up our e-mail newsletter to EVERYONE! This quarterly publication, previously available only to Magazine subscribers, is now available to anyone upon request. To receive this newsletter, send an e-mail to me at admin@walk-magazine.com. Please put “newsletter” … Continue reading

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Ready to Start Training Again

OK, I’ve rested for a week. I’ve had a pedicure. And I’m planning to take my shoes back to the running store this week to have them checked out. I even have a couple of new audio books. I have … Continue reading

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Appleton Report

I can’t believe that I forgot to post a report about the Appleton PowerWalk Half Marathon! The race was great, the people were wonderful, the weather was perfect. The 9 or so members of the WALK! Magazine walking team met … Continue reading

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Recovering from two Weekends of Racing

New Albany 10K September 16 & Appleton PowerWalk Half Marathon September 23 I’m a little bit surprised that I’m feeling really “draggy” still. Monday I knew I shouldn’t walk very far and ended up just going to the post office … Continue reading

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Turnabout is Fair Play

The Fox Cities Marathon also hosts a 5K, which is held the Saturday before the marathon. On our way to the Expo Saturday morning, we were stopped in traffic while the 5K runners and walkers went by. After several minutes … Continue reading

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Look Who is Wearing WALK! Shirts

At the New Albany 10K on September 16, I found a couple of loyal readers wearing our shirts! Joe had to buy a new one – he liked his shirt so much he wore it out! (165)

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Expo Update

So far so good at Appleton. The people are EXTREMELY friendly! It’s odd how not many locals seem to know about the race. Actually, it is servers at restaurants, and people like that who don’t know about the race. I … Continue reading

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On my way to Appleton

I’m on my way to Appleton for the Fox Cities PowerWalk in the morning. I should be in bed since we are leaving at 5 a.m. to catch a flight at 7. I hope to see a bunch of you … Continue reading

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Goofy Training

This is an unusual request. A subscriber who is doing the Goofy Challenge at Disney in 2008 asked for training advice. Any suggestions? How have you trained? (205)

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Additional Comments on my Shoes

I wore my new bright blue New Balance 902s today. I’m having something weird happen when I wear them for longer than about 4 miles. The right shoe feels as if it is pinching when I walk. Well, that isn’t … Continue reading

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