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Post  Dave-O on Wed Feb 08, 2012 5:37 pm

...the garbage can next to the bathtub is filled with empty bags of ice and chocolate milk bottles.
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Re: You know you're in the home of a runner when...

Post  ounce on Wed Feb 08, 2012 8:00 pm

...the wall mouldings to protect the wall against chairs are race bibs.
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Post  Chris M on Wed Feb 08, 2012 8:04 pm

There's a dedicated "funk room" or closet.
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Re: You know you're in the home of a runner when...

Post  Mark B on Thu Feb 09, 2012 12:37 am

... the closet shelves are loaded with empty shoeboxes and the closet floor cluttered with dirty, worn-out shoes.
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Post  Mike MacLellan on Thu Feb 09, 2012 3:22 am

...next to the front door is a packing box full of shoes...?
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Post  mountandog on Thu Feb 09, 2012 9:23 am

your drawers are overflowing with race shirts
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Re: You know you're in the home of a runner when...

Post  Nick Morris on Thu Feb 09, 2012 9:58 am

...your kitchen pantry is filled with boxes energy gel packets...
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Post  ounce on Thu Feb 09, 2012 10:34 am

...in the pantry is a 20 lb bag of rice (50 lb in Jerry's pantry).lol!
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Post  Kenny B. on Thu Feb 09, 2012 8:11 pm

...your closet looks like a running expo.
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Post  Jim fredericks on Fri Feb 10, 2012 7:28 am

The pantry is full of pasta, the fridge is full of Gatorade.
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Post  Dave-O on Fri Feb 10, 2012 10:39 am

There's a desk drawer stuffed with old race bibs.
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Post  John Kilpatrick on Fri Feb 10, 2012 11:01 am

the bookmarks tab on their computer is filled with running webpages

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Re: You know you're in the home of a runner when...

Post  Nick Morris on Fri Feb 10, 2012 11:03 am

...your closet has more race medals hanging in it than shirts.
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Post  Mark B on Fri Feb 10, 2012 12:17 pm

... the wine rack is filled with water bottles.
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Re: You know you're in the home of a runner when...

Post  Julie on Fri Feb 10, 2012 12:59 pm

You have a U.S. map on the wall with pins on it representing each marathon you've run toward your 50 state goal.
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Re: You know you're in the home of a runner when...

Post  Michele "1L" Keane on Fri Feb 10, 2012 1:17 pm

You do laundry 2-3x more than the average person and its not because you have lots of little kids.
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Re: You know you're in the home of a runner when...

Post  Jeff F on Fri Feb 10, 2012 1:36 pm

...when you travel and the first thing that is packed is the running clothes
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Re: You know you're in the home of a runner when...

Post  Jerry on Fri Feb 10, 2012 1:44 pm

Oh, you will know,

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Re: You know you're in the home of a runner when...

Post  Nick Morris on Fri Feb 10, 2012 2:29 pm

@Jerry wrote:Oh, you will know,


Huh, so people really do pay for their race photos...
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Post  mul21 on Fri Feb 10, 2012 2:44 pm

@Nick Morris wrote:

Huh, so people really do pay for their race photos...

Jerry's in IT, he just steals them.
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Re: You know you're in the home of a runner when...

Post  Michele "1L" Keane on Fri Feb 10, 2012 4:04 pm

@mul21 wrote:
@Nick Morris wrote:

Huh, so people really do pay for their race photos...

Jerry's in IT, he just steals them.

Not Jerry - no Boston singlet.
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Post  Nick Morris on Fri Feb 10, 2012 4:23 pm

@Michele "1L" Keane wrote:
@mul21 wrote:
@Nick Morris wrote:

Huh, so people really do pay for their race photos...

Jerry's in IT, he just steals them.

Not Jerry - no Boston singlet.

True...where is the blue and yellow??
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Re: You know you're in the home of a runner when...

Post  Jerry on Fri Feb 10, 2012 4:36 pm

@Nick Morris wrote:
@Michele "1L" Keane wrote:
@mul21 wrote:
@Nick Morris wrote:

Huh, so people really do pay for their race photos...

Jerry's in IT, he just steals them.

Not Jerry - no Boston singlet.

True...where is the blue and yellow??

I ran out of space. lol!

Anyway, I bought only Chicago 10 after my Boston 09, my first and only so far.

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Re: You know you're in the home of a runner when...

Post  Jerry on Fri Feb 10, 2012 4:38 pm

Jerry with some sub-elites.

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Post  Jerry on Fri Feb 10, 2012 4:40 pm

Hmmm, I want to run Boston again.
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