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Exploring the other side of the river

Funny how all these years I’ve been running the River Greenway without paying much attention to the river itself. It would have to be something pretty spectacular, like the time we spotted 10 turtles perched on a pipe, or the … Continue reading

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Bear encounter on the trail

We knew there were bears up ahead on the trail to Abrams Falls in Great Smoky Mountains National Park. A mother and three cubs, reported hikers we passed on their way back. All week long, trails had been closing due … Continue reading

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Human Motor Miles vs. Low-Carb Commuting

Some pretty good suggestions have been made in my search for a new name for my sustainability miles project, but the two finalists appear to be “Human Motor Miles” (inspired by a local triathlon store called Human Motor Works) and … Continue reading

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Annexing new running territory

I’ve got three basic routes I run near our home another three near Bluffton and Oubache State Park I run with my sister (who HOPEFULLY will find time to start running again soon). But when I run in Fort Wayne … Continue reading

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Trailblazer 5K

Colleen’s goal was to jog Sunday’s Trailblazer 5K without stopping or walking, and she nailed it — even though the course I’d advertised as flat turned out to have a few hills after all. Though she smashed her previous PR … Continue reading

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