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Weekend, 10/21-22/17

Is chocolate healthy?

Why babies  (and the rest of us) need to read.

NYT Running:

Brief update:

Great Oak girls better Saugus course record at Mt. SAC.  West Ranch boys beat Saugus and Canyon:

Must read (I’ve read the book thrice):  

BTW,  Leener is donating September & October book sale proceeds to American Red Cross relief efforts for hurricane victims in the U.S. Sales have been brisk!

Friday, 10/20/17

Steve Magness:

Fast and last?

I quit showering…

Thursday, 10/19/17


Q&A with Johnny Gray:

10 Basic Rules for Adventure:

Glenn Crabtree writes:   Have been running in the Las Vegas area and ran into Sylvia Mosqeda here.  She is still lightning fast and coaches some fast dudes.

Cowboy news:

Wednesday, 10/18/17

Good read:

400m hill repeats.  With serious stretching before and after: 

About disgust, death, danger, and more besides.


Tuesday, 10/17/17

Smartphones more deadly than terrorists.

Now if you would just lose some pounds…

Ban the heiny huggers?


Monday, 10/16/17

Where’s The Proof That Mindfulness Meditation Works?

Yesterday we saw:

Yes, you’re independent, tough-minded, but would you take your kids to school in a plywood box?

Great coach:

Weekend, 10/14-15/17

Running in NYT:

Whatever problem you’re struggling with is probably addressed in some book somewhere written by someone a lot smarter than you. …Read:

A brilliant illustration of how much public space we’ve surrendered to cars.  …Know anyone who runs or bikes to the workout?




Friday, 10/13/17

Foothill #2 results:

Ode to Joy:

The Sacrifices We Make:

Not a sacrifice.  Must do.>





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