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Birthday Reflection

Today is my 39th birthday. I am the only son of Roger and Cathy Green and the oldest child (my little sister, Elise, is three years younger). I’ll bet when my parents had me, they wondered what I would do as I grew up the same way that my wife, Jill, and I wonder what our kids will do as they…

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You Have To Crawl Before You Can Walk

We have all heard that expression used in a number of different ways – attending to small work details to build towards larger ones, a golfer practicing his putting before hitting the driving range, and then literally, a baby learning to crawl before he can walk. Last night, I participated in an activity for the Varsity Sports HOT 100 hosted…

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Being at the Boston Marathon

BQ To the non-runner, this might not seem like a significant abbreviation. But to those of us non-Olympians that aspire to “running greatness”, being a Boston Qualifier might be as close as we get to achievement on a grand stage. Except for the Olympics and some championship races, the Boston Marathon is the only U.S. marathon that maintains qualifying times…

April 2014 Running Times article

Dr. Mark Cucuzzella from the Natural Running Center, physical therapist Trent Nessler with ACL: Accelerated Conditioning and Learning, and I put together this easy warm-up sequence for those that are tight on time, but still want to get a quality multi-move warm-up.  Do it a few times and it becomes second nature.  Your muscles and joints will thank us later.  See…

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Definition of me

I’m not different than any of you. I have a family, a job, and hobbies. The only thing that might differ me from you is that I have had different opportunities in life that I have taken advantage of. I am not ashamed to say that.  I have a wonderful, caring wife that I pursued when she showed an interest…