Weekly Recap 5/4 – 5/10 – J Bird Runs – Budapest Travel Article

Weekly Recap 5/4 – 5/10 – J Bird Runs Good morning! I hope everyone had a good weekend celebrating moms everywhere. Have you all seen the tweet from Boston Mayor Marty Walsh that there will be no parades and festivals in Boston up to and including September 7? The Boston Marathon is scheduled to take place one week later. He also wrote that if your event brings crowds together in close contact—like a concert, a road race, or a flag raising—you should start…

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Circus Animals – J Bird Runs – Budapest Travel Article

Circus Animals – J Bird Runs Happy Monday! I hope everyone is having a good day so far. I think I am finally starting to feel a little antsy. I am definitely grateful I can still run outside and ride Bruce. Monday 4/27: 6.01 miles easy at 9:28 average Tuesday 4/28: 2 miles warm up, 20 min – first 15 at 7:15, final 5 at 6:50-7, 2 mile cool down. Actual was 15 mins at 7:10, 5 mins at 6:45.…

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Mondays Are For Marathons – J Bird Runs – Budapest Travel Article

Mondays Are For Marathons – J Bird Runs This is the first time since 1896 that there will not be a marathon today in Boston. Thinking of those of you who were supposed to be lining up today. If I know one thing about Boston, its that you WILL get the opportunity to earn your unicorn, even if it wasn’t how you first imagined. Here is how my week of workouts looked. Monday 4/13: 6 miles easy at 9:29 average.…

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Weekly Recap 4/6 – 4/12 – J Bird Runs – Budapest Travel Article

Weekly Recap 4/6 – 4/12 – J Bird Runs Happy Friday! I hope you are all staying safe and healthy & enjoyed your Easter yesterday. It will definitely be one to remember for a lot of reasons. I am not taking as many pictures running lately, since touching my phone or my GoPro, and setting it on the ground, or some object, and then touching it again seems counterintuitive to the whole thing we are trying to do. Monday 4/6:…

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Weekly Recap 3/30 – 4/5 – J Bird Runs – Budapest Travel Article

Weekly Recap 3/30 – 4/5 – J Bird Runs Happy Monday! Or as we have been saying, Groundhog’s day. Since every day is the same lol. Hope you are all staying safe and healthy. For me, running is feeling really good right now. I went throw a bit of a low point in not feeling great, but talked to my endocrinologist and he adjusted my thyroid medication. I have low thyroid, so every once in a while we need to…

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2020 Guide: Running Races in Stockholm – Sweden Travel Article

2020 Guide: Running Races in Stockholm Kenzee Oller rounds up a seasonal guide to running races in Stockholm and some popular ones worth checking out. Updated in 2020. Photo courtesy of Stocksnao.io Most people know that spring, fall, and winter months in the Nordic countries can be brutal. From cold temperatures, inclement weather, and long dark days to endless snowfall, many want to head straight indoors. However, outdoor exercise is one of the best ways to beat the blues during…

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Come Fly With Me – J Bird Runs – Budapest Travel Article

Come Fly With Me – J Bird Runs Happy Monday! I have been traveling quite a bit, some of which has been day trips. Sometimes I prefer that to staying overnight, because at least I get to sleep in my own bed. That usually means a really early and late flight, so I will use that as my rest day and shuffle the rest of the week around it. Monday 2/17: 2 mile warm up, 22 min tempo at 7…

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