Finally finding a minute (literally, there hasn’t been a moment in the past week or so) to sit down and start writing about our evening run from a couple of weeks ago, Red Moon Trail Run. We made it home in one piece from the ultra event. Knowing that we needed to eat something, even […]Read More Wow. Part II.
It was a good idea…until it wasn’t. Ever had that feeling? At least I can laugh about it, right? Last Saturday morning was a 50k race on a course that was new to both Dan and myself. It had been my idea to sign up during the spring, so I had it on the calendar. […]Read More Wow. Part I.
It was Dan’s birthday weekend. What do you get a guy that has it all already? You have to improvise… Luckily, I had some options, since I watch for exciting races and now what’s going on each weekend. We had talked about Firefly a while back, but didn’t know if we’d be able to do […]Read More Firefly.
This week has been a bit rough around the edges. Lots of things floating around in my head at the moment. Let’s rewind… Last Sunday, just a few short days ago, I was scheduled to complete an Olympic Triathlon. I haven’t done this distance for about 4 years, so, needless to say, I was looking […]Read More Change.
New Moon half, quarter, and Crescent Moon 5k – this signals the beginning of summer to me. Every year, for the past 4 or 5 years (I have lost track), Dan and I have done this race. Except for one year that I can remember, the weather has always been crazy hot and humid. It’s […]Read More New Moon.
Less than 24 hours before this race, I was completely calm. It was almost like I wasn’t even racing a 50k. Not a care in the world, but was definitely “carbo loading”. I took some time to swim and loosen up, took a day off of work so I’d be off of my feet, but […]Read More Possum 50k race report.
It’s Spring. It’s May. May and I have a love/hate relationship. I enjoy the springtime. I look forward to the colors, of course. But I love to see the green stuff even more. The bright green leaves give me a sense of peace, and somehow, I feel more energetic when I look out of the […]Read More Details.