Category Archives: Running

Tel Aviv Runaround…

One of the things I find most fun about traveling is running in new locales. Being in Israel this last week and next, I’ve definitely had some good runs. I started off my first day in country with a run. … Continue reading

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Colorado Thunderstorms…

File this under things certain family members don’t necessarily need to know. Head out this afternoon for an easy run. Still cool and humid with this wacky weather we’re having. Last 10 minutes of the run, it starts to drizzle. … Continue reading

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How ’bout them Hoyas?

PC140003 Originally uploaded by garibaldicu. Normally, I could care less about basketball. Last night, though, I was out at a bar and they had the Georgetown/Vanderbilt game on. The crowd was really getting into it. And, I must admit, it … Continue reading

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Gotta love it…

Yesterday was a gorgeous day. Upper 40s, low 50s during the day. I went for a run yesterday evening up Boulder Canyon again. Today? 3-6 inches of snow. Go figure. At least it will mostly be gone once I get … Continue reading

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Last weekend of August…

That means I’m just about 2 weeks out from IM MOO. Yes, it is finally starting to sink in. This is real. It IS going to happen. Gotta love this schizo Colorado weather. It was raining this morning, but we … Continue reading

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Ah, new shoes…

So, after 5430, I noticed my feet were a little sore. It puzzled me, cause I had run the distance before and not had any real problems. I was actually a little nervous about MOO. Then I checked the mileage … Continue reading

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Holy s%$#…

AJ (my coach) wasn’t kidding when he told me the advice he was giving could make a bit of a difference. I just went for a short run, a little over 3 miles. Put into practice the tips he gave … Continue reading

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“For death awaits you all . . . “

“…with nasty big pointy teeth!” Definitely a lot of rabbits about this year. I sure hope they’re enjoying the weather. So, I check Weather.com right before I leave work. Big mistake, that. I saw the dreaded triple digits. Yup, we … Continue reading

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How’s this for surreal?

Just to prove to y’all that there’s more to my life than training, racing, working, repeat… So, I’m walking out of the UMC this afternoon, on my way over to Education. This woman with two young children looks at me … Continue reading

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2006 Bolder Boulder

Lesson learned: try and actually have a normal sleep routine the week before a race. Why? Well, this year I can say I pulled a Sean, aka concertfreak. Slept in a little, traffic slower than usual, etc. Yup. I missed … Continue reading

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