Tag Archives: Half marathon

Next Mission: Geneva Half Marathon!

I will run the Geneva Half Marathon on May the 6th. My second 21,097 km… This time I have two targets: 1) I want to finish the race without any hypoglycemia. 2) I want to do better than 1h56m48sec, my … Continue reading

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Considerations About My New Training Program & Diabetes

Running more kilometers, running more often (5 times per week), running faster, but running less per session. This is how I am training now, targeting the third leg of the Relay Milano City Marathon on next Sunday.

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Planning Training for the Relay Milano City Marathon 2012

On April 15th I will run the third leg (11.7 km) of the Relay Milano City Marathon. The third is, in my opinion, the most beautiful part of the race, is the one passing in the historical center of Milan. … Continue reading

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Insulin Runner’s First Half Marathon Experience

It was not so simple. I would be unfair in telling otherwise. It was very exciting, for sure. It was funny, indeed, and even personally meaningful, if I may say it. But it was also dramatically difficult and terribly unexpected. … Continue reading

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On the Starting Line for my First Half Marathon

I have my racing bib! I went today to the Stamilano Center in Piazza Duomo to collect the race pack and to get in the mood for my first Half Marathon. But, I must admit that, even though I am … Continue reading

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Long Training Run & Light Hypoglycemia

Yesterday I ran my last long training run before the first Half Marathon of my life. Click here for training details. I think I am really ready and I definitely  cannot wait to run this race I am waiting since … Continue reading

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Countdown to my First Half Marathon

Time has come! Two weeks remaining for my first 21k. The die is already cast. It has been since January the 1st that I am training for this target. Whatever I will do in the next 19 days it will … Continue reading

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