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2013 Virginia Wine Country Half Marathon Race Recap

Today was the third annual Virginia Wine Country Half-Marathon and my third time running this race that winds through beautiful Loudoun County. Once we’d arrived at Doukenie Winery, the location of the start and finish, the Cruisers gathered for our mandatory pre-race picture. Unfortunately, we couldn’t find Vamshi or Amit before the race.   Little […]


2014 Running Resolutions

Without goals we stumble through life without a plan… Keeping my 2014 goals in mind, I’ve been playing around with my 2014 race scheduled.  So without further ado, here are the races I plan to run this year! February – Run Your Heart Out 5K March – Reston 10-Miler April – Hungry Mother Half Marathon […]


2013 Running And Racing Year Recap

To celebrate this last day of 2013, I’ve put together the year in pictures… Unfortunately, I’m not starting off very well since didn’t start blogging until January 31st, and until then didn’t feel the need to photograph every moment of my life.  Believe it or not, I have no running pictures from January! On this […]


2012 Virginia Wine Country Half-Marathon Race Recap

Yesterday I recapped the 2011 Virginia Wine Country Half-Marathon and promised to give you a review of the 2012 race today. If you remember, I injured my back in early February of 2012 and couldn’t run for the rest of February through most of April.  I started going out for walks in early April and […]


2011 Virginia Wine Country Half-Marathon Race Recap

On Saturday, eleven Cruisers will be running in Destination Races’ Virginia Wine Country Half Marathon.  The course runs through the beautiful countryside of Loudoun County and we couldn’t resist giving it a try in 2011, the first year it was produced.  We even put together a team, and despite thinking we wouldn’t be particularly competitive, we […]

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