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A trial run

Original post made on Nov 18, 2010

On a cool, windy Sunday in New York City, Mountain View resident Kelley Blalock ran for four hours, 32 minutes and 10 seconds, with no walking or bathroom breaks. She stopped running only when she completed the 26.2 miles required to finish the ING New York City Marathon. This time last year, she would have laughed off any suggestion that she could run that far.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Thursday, November 18, 2010, 12:08 PM

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Posted by Bob
a resident of Blossom Valley
on Nov 18, 2010 at 4:28 pm

You go, girl!


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Posted by Jane
a resident of another community
on Nov 18, 2010 at 4:37 pm

Kelley is truly an inspiration to us all! Congratulations to Kelley on her first marathon and best of luck in all that follows!


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Posted by Jupiterk
a resident of Gemello
on Nov 18, 2010 at 5:10 pm

WOW, Kelly. You go girl. Thats simply awesome. Congrats.


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