I do most of my runs indoors on a treadmill because my neighborhood is hilly. Not just gentle rolling hills, steep inclines that I want no part of. I even trained for my half marathon (and before that a 10 Miler) using the treadmill… and its pretty fun when you hit 99:59 on the timer [...]
After last years Cherry Blossom 10 Miler, I briefly considered adding a Half-marathon to my runing goal list… but then pushed it to the bakc of my mind…. due to the arrival of Summer! (aka… where I watch baseball, not run in crazy humid weather).
As Summer turned into Fall, and the [...]
As I try to follow KHL games from half way across the globe…. I have been searching for some races of decent distance to train for so I have some structure to my week… because Mow Leaves – Sit on Couch – gets boring after a while…
Last week I started looking… and aside [...]
Well… I did it. My training was not going as well I would have hoped. But I was going to run this race or die trying.
Slated for a 7:30am start… I later found that they start you in waves….. I was suppoed to be in teh wave that started at 7:53am…. so my [...]
The Cherry Blossom 10 Miler is in less than a month…. and my training is not going as well as planned.
I started off ok… and my weekday running is going OK (this week non-with standing… 3 Home Caps games and a Black Keys concert will do that to you…. plus the St Patricks Day 8k [...]
Background here. And here.
I usually run the National Race for Cure in DC in June….. after this…. no more.
Instead… I’ll donate the cost of the race entry ($45) directly to Planned Parenthood. You too can can donate here.
I’m donating in the name of the moronic congressperson (Rep. Cliff Stearns, R-Fla.) that opened the inquiry that [...]