RACE #141: March Madness Half Marathon

One thing I love about endurance sports — specifically running — is unlike other sports, like most team sports, the venue changes from event to event. And, the outcome is up to you, not necessarily how you and your teammates work together on an uniform and familiar playing field. In running — especially distance running — distances may be the same, but courses (or playing fields) all differ. And, I love that. A race down…

Phat Tuesday Matters & Such

I feel like a bum. I wasn’t able to get my long run in like I had hoped on Saturday. And, by long run — I mean any run. This past weekend — and subsequent week are crazy busy leading up to PrepperCon on Friday and Saturday. Plus, on top of that, I am taking Thursday and Friday off of work, so I am working ahead as much as I can. Busy, busy, busy. But,…

RACE RECAP #78: Pink Series Half Marathon

Let’s get this out of the way … CANCER SUCKS. It just does. It always has and it always will. But, for as ugly and miserable as the disease is, I’ve seen WAY more beauty, compassion, love and miracles come out of it. In moments of despair and the fear of uncertainty it ALWAYS seems like there is someone willing and able to lift those that need lifting. I’ve seen that in my Mom’s journey…