Posted in March 2012

The Buddy System: Worked in grammar school. Why not now?

The Buddy System: Worked in grammar school. Why not now?

Running tends to be a very individual sport. Like all endurance athletes, runners can train with others, but will compete alone. There is always a clear winner in a race. “I ran faster than you, therefore I beat you.” I suppose that is what drew me to running in school, and the reason I’m still running and competing twelve years later. I satisfy my … Continue reading

#10896

#10896

2012 Boston Marathon Bib #s/Waves/Corrals are posted! I feel like Hurley in Lost, repeating the numbers: “10…8…9…6…10…8…9…6…10…8…9…6….”

On on! A crash course on hashing.

On on! A crash course on hashing.

I love racing. I obviously like to run, but I love to race. Every year the weekends in my planner are booked up with races, whether they are tradition, are USATF team championships, offer great schwag (more on that later), benefit a great cause, or are random races my club is doing. I love the competition … Continue reading