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Day 28: Update from Dayton

From Tim Wambach: Miles- 17.05 Today was another day that things didn’t go right. I felt cold, I felt hot, I was moving slow. At the end of my day I felt like I had the flu. Tomorrow is another travel day. Luckily, Indianapolis is only 2 hours away. I decided that

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“A Kindness Campaign”: Featuring Bridget Oleksy

A kindness campaign 11:52 AM  Aug 25th, 2016 by Bridget Lally ’17 Bridget Oleksy and two other UD students, Anne Marie Pavlis and Jennifer Walsh, interned for a nonprofit, the Keep on Keeping On Foundation (Team KOKO), in Chicago this summer. Team KOKO is co-founded and directed by UD alumnus Dave Kunicki

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Day 13: Update from Georgia

From Tim Wambach: Miles- 14.18 Today was another step in the right direction. My goal was to improve on what I did yesterday. Not only did I improve, I was able to run for a good portion of time. Probably the most running I have done since day 1 or

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Day 9: Update from Georgia

From Tim Wambach: I woke up this morning around 3:30am EST. more because I couldn’t sleep. I started my morning ritual around 4:15am. I was out the door before 4:50am. My left foot was in a significant amount of pain and it was starting to swell. Not a good sign. I completed

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Day 6 Update: Florida to Georgia

Today was a logistical nightmare. The plan was to do as many miles in Orlando before making our way to Valdosta. We could only secure a noon checkout. While we were packing up, I booked our hotel in Valdosta. Confirmation and all. The problem? We had to be there before 7pm

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Article on DNAInfo

The following text is from this article by Justin Breen. CHICAGO — The Chicago Marathon will be Tim Wambach’s shortest run in weeks. Wambach, an Edgebrook native, this week started a stretch where he’ll run 30 miles a day for 40 straight days. The 42-year-old Loyola Academy and Northeastern Illinois

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Day 4: Update from Florida

From Tim Wambach: Yesterday I said was the toughest day of my life, well today was the most humble I have ever felt. Today my best wasn’t good enough. 17 miles in over 10 hours. That’s intense. I did break a personal record for slowest mile on a treadmill at 27 minutes!

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Day 3: Update from Florida

On Monday the first day of this 40 day journey – I was ready. The mission ahead was to average 30 miles a day for 40 straight days. As I started Running down Apopka-Vineland rd it was comforting and enjoyable. I stared before the sun came up, so it was nice

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