Author Archives: Meghan Loftus

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Race Recap: Chicago Marathon 2015

I’ll start with the positive stuff: This is a really great marathon. I’ve only run a handful of marathons with 10,000+ runners (Philly, NYC, Marine Corps, Disney) and Chicago was the best organized. Your corral assignment (which can’t be changed) determines … Continue reading

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Race Recap: Via Half Marathon 2015

First, let me show you a picture of my recovery dinner. (I had a pretty boring postrace brunch, simply because I was queasy from the run.) That’s supposed to be a salad, guys. It was probably 25% lettuce and tomato, … Continue reading

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Here I Am Again

Oh hey. I haven’t blogged in a really long time. The whole wedding-planning and getting-married and honeymooning process kind of took over my life for a while, and it was so, so worth it. My primary concern going into the … Continue reading

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Why Do I Run? …No, Really, Why?

I’m taking a hiatus from Training right now. That’s Training with a capital T, because I’m still running, and lifting, and swimming, and skiing, and dancing to “Uptown Funk” like a spaz every chance I get. (I hope that song isn’t … Continue reading

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Race Recap: Rock ‘n’ Roll Arizona Marathon 2015

Surprise! I ran another marathon! Well, kind of a surprise. I tried not to tell too many people I was doing it but, since I work among runners, I kind of failed. It went…fine. I wasn’t 100% ready, mentally, to … Continue reading

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Stuff I Learned from My First Trip to Arizona

I don’t really like Phoenix, but it does have some good restaurants. If you’ve never been to Phoenix, allow me to paint you a picture of it: Imagine a long, straight, flat road lined with shopping centers (and the occasional … Continue reading

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Snaccidents and Clam Night and Running, Oh My

I have been thinking a lot about my diet. Here are the reasons why. 1. I’m reading Scott Jurek’s book Eat & Run, and while it’s certainly not selling me on a vegan diet—the prep work! the tofu!—it is making me … Continue reading

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