Monthly Archives: November 2011

Higher Mileage

I’m currently have a debate with myself. I think I need to run higher mileage. Before the 2010 Boston Marathon I was running between 70 and 85 miles a week, averaging closer to 75. I was ridiculously fit then as … Continue reading

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Winning a Turkey Trot, Trolley Be Damned!

I ran the United Run For The Hungry 10k on Thanksgiving. It’s a race held in downtown San Diego and since I ran Father Joe’s two years ago, I figured I’d try something new. I looked at the results from … Continue reading

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Grand Canyon Rim To Rim

The picture at the top of this blog is one I took on a trip to the Grand Canyon. I arrived just before sunset with just enough time to get a view of the canyon before the sun withheld it’s … Continue reading

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Tired and Unmotivated

Going through a little bit of a rough patch. Ever since the half marathon a week ago I’ve been tired. I feel like I haven’t fully recovered yet, when usually it only takes me a few days. It didn’t help … Continue reading

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Everyone Has An Off Day

I had a very disappointing Silver Strand Half Marathon. I knew something was wrong at mile 2 and I survived until mile 8 before my asthma kicked in, which led to piercing side cramps a couple miles later. After having … Continue reading

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Winner Winner Chicken Dinner!

Last Sunday I ran the Shelter Island 5k. I’d looked at the results from the previous couple years and thought I had a chance at winning. What I didn’t realize was that the same kid had won the last two … Continue reading

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