Triathlon Season on the Horizon

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For all those athletes who get their fitness kick from triathlons, like attorney Doug Landau, the offseason can be torture. But, contrary to what Ned Stark loves to tell you ad nauseam, spring is coming, and with it, triathlon season! To help get you through the winter and start mentally gearing up for the upcoming

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With unseasonably warm temperatures, lots of athletes turned up in Ashburn to run on new roadways, including Russell Branch Parkway, Gloucester Parkway and Atwater Drive. The Jingle Bell Rock & Run provides funds directly to the INOVA “Life with Cancer” Foundation.  This Foundation’s purpose is to enhance the quality of life for those affected by

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Chutzpah Chanukah Run on the C&O Canal along the Potomac River

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Old Dominion Racing‘s “Chutzpah Chanukah 8 miler” at Fletcher’s Boathouse on the Potomac River enabled joggers, walkers & racers to burn some calories before enjoying latkes & other holiday treats. This race was unusual in that there was pre-race coffee, using genuine Israeli Ethiopian Falasha coffee; a later than usual start; and, an out &

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Henway Cidery – Easy Running & Hard Cider!

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The Henway Cidery 5K and 10K races made for wonderful fun out in Bluemont, Virginia last weekend. This Loudoun County farm hosted the Bishops Events races over the 5km & 10km distances, and was part of their popular “Sippin’ Series” of events.   The venue was the Henway Hard Cider farm on Foggy Bottom Road

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Off-Road fun (& winning beanies) in South Carolina

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Grass, dirt, gravel and a little bit of pavement on the undulating cross country course at the Hartness Half Marathon & 5km races was the order of the day for Melissa & Doug Landau, who were in South Carolina for a dear friend’s wedding. Always on the lookout for a race when traveling, the Landaus

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