Napolean Bonaparte famously said, “There is no such thing as an accident; it is fate misnamed”.
I believe that to be true. I entered the world of marathon running without intent. With no running experience, no real training, and no idea what I was doing, I completed the Chicago Marathon in 2013. It was fate, indeed, that brought me to my first marathon. It is my new-found love for the sport that will carry me through achieving my running goals.
Welcome to the adventures of The Accidental Marathoner.

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Product Review: MetCon START Pre-Training

August 30, 2020 10:00 am

Disclaimer: I received a canister of MetConSTART Pre-Training to review as part of being a BibRave Pro. Learn more about becoming a BibRave Pro (ambassador), and check out to review, find, and write race reviews. As a runner and an athlete, over the years I have tried many supplements to enhance my performance as well as my recovery. However, I have never really dipped into the world of pre-workout supplements. My typical pre-workout nutrition has included my own mix of regular food items and protein shakes and while that has done me well over the years, it can sometimes weigh me down – especially in the hot and humid summer months. This summer has been particularly brutal! I was anxious to try this product. As a health care professional I know a good deal about nutrition,

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