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October 14th, 2010, 04:57 AM
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You're more likely to tear or push ineffectively with an epi. If you tear your recovery will suck for much longer than the pushing stage. If you can't push effectively you might end up with a c-section. You might also have back pain and headaches from the epi.
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Running for my health and sanity!
PR's: 5k-25:05 (old PR 25:10), 5M-45:03 (old PR - 47:22), 10k - 52:00 (approximate - training), HM-2:25:58 (ran a 2:17:36 during marathon), Full- 4:49:25 (old PR -5:49:40), 50k-7:05:56, 50M-13:31:14, 100k- 18:59:31 (old PR 20:56)
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