At the Merrell Down and Dirty 3K, which I ran barefoot, with my friend Marta. Never had so much fun with mud.

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I have a confession to make: I’m a barefoot runner. I understand if that makes you think I’m some kind of granola eating, dreadlock- and tie-dye wearing, crunchy green hippie earth mama, but I’m really not. I do eat paleo, for the most part, and that is part of my coming-to-being-barefoot-more-often story, but otherwise I’m about as…