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27 running mantras to motivate your next run

27 running mantras to motivate your next run

With just over a month to go until Portland Marathon, the nerves are starting to kick in. The night before my first marathon, I made a list…

Portland Marathon Training Reflections: Week 12

Portland Marathon Training Reflections: Week 12

 On October 9, 2016, I will be running Marathon No. 2: the Portland Marathon. Follow along as I post my weekly training recaps. All training recaps can…

7 days on Prince Edward Island: best beaches, running and walking routes (in photos)

7 days on Prince Edward Island: best beaches, running and walking routes (in photos)

Earlier this August, I returned to Prince Edward Island for the first time in 5 years. It was 7 glorious days of eating, beach walking, running, and…

Portland Marathon Training Reflections: Week 11

Portland Marathon Training Reflections: Week 11

On October 9, 2016, I will be running Marathon No. 2: the Portland Marathon. Follow along as I post my weekly training recaps. All training recaps can…

Marathon Training Take 2: What’s different

Marathon Training Take 2: What’s different

I learned a lot training for and running my first marathon. You can read my post on 26 Lessons Learned here. I made it through relatively unscathed…

Portland Marathon Training Reflections: Week 10

Portland Marathon Training Reflections: Week 10

On October 9, 2016, I will be running Marathon No. 2: the Portland Marathon. Follow along as I post my weekly training recaps. All training recaps can…

Portland Marathon Training Reflections: Week 9

Portland Marathon Training Reflections: Week 9

On October 9, 2016, I will be running Marathon No. 2: the Portland Marathon. Follow along as I post my weekly training recaps. All training recaps can…

Race Recap: MEC North Vancouver 10K Trail Race

Race Recap: MEC North Vancouver 10K Trail Race

Last weekend, I signed up for my first MEC race and completed the North Vancouver 10 km trail race. Early Saturday morning, Alyson picked up Alyssa, Jan, and…

Portland Marathon Training Reflections: Week 8

Portland Marathon Training Reflections: Week 8

On October 9, 2016, I will be running Marathon No. 2: the Portland Marathon. Follow along as I post my weekly training recaps. All training recaps can…

Portland Marathon Training Reflections: Week 7

Portland Marathon Training Reflections: Week 7

On October 9, 2016, I will be running Marathon No. 2: the Portland Marathon. Follow along as I post my weekly training recaps. All training recaps can…

Danielle Leroux

I am a runner, healthy foodie, city explorer, and adventurer on Canada's west coast.

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