I just found out that I won an entry to the Way Too Cool 50k in California! And another race goes on to the schedule (March 10).
I am flying over America’s Heartland en route to Phoenix, where I will meet up with my running buddy, Steve Burton (formerly of Northern Virginia, now of Tucson, Arizona). From there will we hop on another plane across broad expanses of the Pacific Ocean to the tropical paradise that is Oahu, Hawaii! Steve is running [...]
Synopsis of Week’s Training:This a lame week that I’ll chalk up to exhaustion. Work was crazy – I worked longer hours than normal, but I think a jump in responsibility took a greater toll on me. Monday was not a pretty day and I am lazy – I took it off. Easy run Tuesday night [...]
Synopsis of Week’s Training:This week will be chalked up as a sick week. I woke up on Christmas morning knowing that I was sick. What a bummer. What’s worse, it linger through the week and possibly beyond. Despite not feeling well, I completed my Christmas tradition, but with a new twist this year. For the [...]
Upon running up to my parents’ house after the aforementioned rainy run, I saw folks getting out of the car at our long time neighbors’, the Parkers’. Well, I went over and chatted since my parents weren’t home yet. In the course of talking, Mr. Parker mentioned there was a 10k on Sunday and that [...]
I’ve been horrible about blogging of late. Truth be told, I’ve had a rough stretch of it of late. I was sick for for a week starting xmas day and then I was physically exhausted for a week. (I think partly work related and partly 43 mile run in the mountains related.) Anyways, the impetus [...]
Wednesday night, I came home to a package with new Montrail Highlanders. After checking them out, I was pretty excited to give them a go. Unfortunately, I was wicked exhausted from two killer days at work, so I bagged the run. Even though I had to wait until a repairman left after 10 tonight, I’m [...]