Tag Archives: running while sick

Spring run (before winter comes roaring back)

With temperatures in the 50s Tuesday and another 5-8 inches of snow forecast for today, there was no way I wasn’t going to get in a run — even if I was coming off a nasty chest cold that rendered … Continue reading

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A 13-mile birthday run/walk

What a beautiful day for a 13.36 mile run/walk — and an awesome way to help celebrate my sister’s birthday. We ran about half that distance, in chunks ranging from 1 to 3 miles, with our fastest mile at 9:40 … Continue reading

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WWI Week 15: Making the best of a bad situation

I wonder what the attendance office ladies at Colleen’s school would’ve said if she’d been spotted riding her bike on Bluffton’s River Greenway Wednesday, when she stayed home sick from school. She was sick. But I told her if she … Continue reading

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Why I like to run when I’m sick

What to do with a drippy cold coming on? Go for a 10-mile run, of course. This wasn’t a case of listening to my body, which would’ve prefered a nap. But my stressed-out mind knew any attempt at sleep would … Continue reading

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