Category Archives: Races

Laziness At It’s Best

Usually, I would be spinning my little heart out at the gym right now. Instead, I am blogging. Lucky you. I have a cold at the moment that just doesn’t want to leave. My body is fighting a virus, or … Continue reading

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Koelbrandbrueckenlauf 2013 Recap (1:32:01)

My mother turned 50 today, which leads me to the fact that I haven’t posted the recap for a race we did a few weeks ago. It was the first race we ran together and I must say that I … Continue reading

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40th BMW Berlin Marathon Recap (4:28:28)

Going through the memories, the marathon seems to be so far away yet it feels like it was yesterday. On September 28, after a kick-off weekend in Regensburg, 18 weeks of training, many miles and a lot of doubts, I … Continue reading

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How To Be A Hero: The Blankenese Half Marathon (2:09:29)

I always hear people complaining about running injuries or lost toenails. I was injured for quite some time when I started running again in 2011, simply because I wanted too much too soon. Other than that, I never even got … Continue reading

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Sprint Triathlon (1:24:17)

I have been enjoying a few days off. Sleeping in more than once a week is great. Not being on the computer for more than 8 hours a day is quite awesome, too. So, sorry for being late with my … Continue reading

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I’m A Triathlete!

Today, I became a triathlete.  I had a great time racing a triathlon for the first time! I finished 500 m of swimming, 20 km of cycling and a 5k run in 1:24:17. I feel like I should take the … Continue reading

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Hamburg Half Marathon (1:55:47)

I just now realised that I left you in the unknown. The last time I posted, I couldn’t move because of back pain and I was only two days away from my A-race. (Well, the race that was my number … Continue reading

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