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Excerpts — I Run

Look at Me Now

Is it conceit to tweet your feats?

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If the Shoe Fits, Snare It!

I could barely believe my eyes as I happened to see the tall figure doing prerace strides across the field. As I kept an eye on his whereabouts, I immediately broke into an all-out sprint over the 200 yards back to my car to grab my wallet.

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Rules to Run By (Heh, Heh, Heh)

Everywhere I turn there’s another marathon training program designed to assist one in easily completing a marathon.

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Just Call Me Gumby

I recall being on vacation a few years ago and giving myself the luxury of having a massage.

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Not So Scarlet Letters

The great runner Alberto Salazar was once administered his last rites after he’d plowed ahead and finished a race with heat stroke.

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