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Laurel Leicht is copy chief at SHAPE magazine and a freelance writer. Her work has been published in Runner's World, Self, and Men's Health and on iVillage and HGTV.com. She's a marathoner, newbie triathlete, baker, and professional coffee drinker. She blogs about training at freshpickedfitness.com and about being young in NYC at themomentofyouth.com.