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This Crazy Weather

Believe it or not, weather here in Washington DC hit 75 degree Fahrenheit today. It may sound crazy but for us yesterday’s high temperature was 57. With the Congress in recess, I am at a lost for the cause of … Continue reading

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Bitterly Cold

Back from my travel to Hawaii and Southern California. Home is breezy and cloudy with a high temperature of mid 40s.  What a contrast (as compared to mid 70s in HI and mid 60s in SoCal). Feel as if my … Continue reading

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Day 1 Week 20 – Weather & Race Effect

  2 mile warm up, 3 mile marathon pace, 1 mile cool down, 60 degree Fahrenheit.  Pleasant running weather. Wow, what a perfect morning for marathon if the marathon were today.  It was cloudy, cool, around 60 degree.  Ideal for … Continue reading

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Day 2 Week 10 – Running In The Rain

6 mile easy pace (10:15), PM run, light drizzle, 67 degree Fahrenheit It has been raining all day (it’s a great day for ducks). Finally, I can wait no more.  When the rain begins to slow down a bit this … Continue reading

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Heat Wave Or Global Warming?

  What is interesting about this national temperature map is that Washington DC is warmer than most other parts of the country.  Yes, give me all the “hot-air” jokes now, but I couldn’t help but think maybe this has something … Continue reading

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Day 3 Week 5 – Humidity

Weather is one element that runners can no control.  Everything else, like hills, diet, rest, are manageable.  But weather can be the surprise that determines whether one’s marathon outcome is a personal best or worst. This week, the weather around … Continue reading

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