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Hood to Coast – Leg 36

Lisa Eirene

About Lisa Eirene Lisa lost 110 pounds through calorie counting and exercise. She swims, bikes, runs, hikes and is enjoying life in Portland, Oregon. Her weight loss story has been featured in First Magazine, Yahoo Health, Woman's Day and Glamour.com.

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8 Comments

  1. Trish

    Wow…this was an amazing post, I could feel your stress, soreness and iron will. I hate running but I seriously admire those that do and posts like this make me want to run (but not really).

    1. Lisa Eirene

      I decided before Hood to Coast even started that I was finishing. No matter what!

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  4. XLMIC

    I am so happy to have stumbled upon this! Thank you so much for writing this alll out and everything. I don’t know if you’ll ever see this comment :P. I will be doing the 12-24-36 legs of H2C this year. So excited and so nervous. Write ups like this are such a huge help 🙂

    1. Lisa Eirene

      Have a fantastic time and let me know how you do!

      1. XLMIC

        i will! So glad you got the comment 🙂

        I have been reading back through your whole H2C experience this morning… and am soooooo grateful for all you say… nail clippers, how hot you got, how cold you got, food, just everything. It is so awesome that you did this.

        Are you doing it again? Would you do it again? lol

        1. Lisa Eirene

          I’m so glad you are finding it useful! The food I brought worked well for me. I loved the bagel sandwiches with deli meat and cream cheese. The bananas didn’t last in the van.

          No, I probably wouldn’t do it again. But I’d do something similar, or smaller…

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