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The Galveston County Daily News: Press Run

January 19, 2017

Press Run

Tuesday 08/30/2016
Running Hills 101: Seven Tips for Running Downhill

Last time, we talked about how to run uphill. Now it’s time to talk about how to make it down the other side.

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Tuesday 08/16/2016
Running Hills 101: Ten Tips for Running Uphill

For us flat-landers, the thought of running or walking up a hill as big and steep as the Galveston Causeway can be a little intimidating. But think of the views from the top! How awesome is it to have a pelican-eye view of Galveston Bay?

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Friday 07/29/2016
Hydration Basics for Summertime: 8 Tip for Proper Hydration

Daily water intake must be balanced with losses to maintain our total body water. We lose water not only through sweating but also through breathing and using the restroom. Losing body water without replacing it can have huge negative effects on your mind and overall health.

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Monday 07/18/2016
Hydration Basics for Summertime: 6 Health Benefits of Water

Water is the most important — and often most forgotten — nutrient needed for survival. A certain amount of water is essential to every cell in our bodies. Here are 6 health benefits of water:

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Wednesday 08/05/2015
Simple Hydration Tips for Exercising in the Heat

I feel like a big-box store putting out Christmas decorations before Halloween is even over when I say that Fall is around the corner! Fall in Galveston is full of great festivities such as festivals and FUN runs. One of the greatest fun runs is the Daily News Press Run in September!

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Thursday 09/11/2014
What I learned from training for a 10k

The Daily News Press Run is Saturday and I’m ready for my first, official 10k. Thanks to readers of this occasional blog for good advice that I gratefully heeded.

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Thursday 09/04/2014
My first 10k is fast approaching

The third annual Daily News Press Run is approaching fast – a little too fast. I’m looking forward to the Press Run. I really am. It’s always fun.

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Tuesday 08/19/2014
It’s Just a Hill...Get Over It!

The 3rd annual DAILY NEWS PRESS 5K, 10K and kids 1K is just around the corner…are you ready?

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Sunday 08/03/2014
Press Run: My new running companion is brutally honest

I finally broke down and got a running app. And it’s making a more honest runner out of me.

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Friday 07/18/2014
Press Run: Help, I need race-day costume advice!

Daily News staff members met this week to discuss details of our Press Run, which is Sept. 13. We’ve been meeting for months, but this time I felt a real sense of urgency.

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Sunday 06/29/2014
Press Run: How do I fit in all the fitness?

Since I last posted about my efforts to train to run a 10k during The Daily News’ Press Run on Sept. 13, I’ve logged a total of 10 miles of running. That’s pretty lame, I know.

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Monday 06/09/2014
Press Run: Training for my first 10k

In the past two years, I’ve run about a dozen 5ks, even placing first in my age group a few times. I run with my husband around the neighborhood or on the beach, once or twice a week, when our schedule allows.

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