B.A.A. 10K RECAP

Sorry for posting this late. The race was in June. So many things have been on my plate lately. The latest is taking the RRCA Coaching Certification course. (I am in the process of taking the post-exam (100 questions of which you’ve got to get 85 correct to pass. Wish me luck!) Wow, so much […]

UAE Healthy Kidney 10k RECAP

And the winner of the “hills challenge” is Prospect Park. Mind you, Central Park is still a challenging course, but it’s getting second place for now. Chilly morning, but very mild wind today. In mile three I had a bad fall when this “boy” (yes I demoted his stupid butt) crossed in front of me […]

Credit Union Cherry Blossom Ten Miler RECAP

I was already not feeling great about running this morning and the nine-mile bike ride to get to the race probably wrecked me even more. I was doing fine until mile seven and couldn’t draw my second wind. I guess it blew off somewhere with the cherry blossoms. After adding a couple walks and water […]

2019 United Airlines NYC Half

United Airlines NYC Half Marathon RECAP My watch stopped after mile six for some odd reason. It was right after crossing the Manhattan Bridge. So my Garmin gave me 12.1 miles. Very odd. I’m still counting this is 13.1. Anyway, on to the race. After a confusing wave start, we were off. Somehow I always […]

Little Rock Half Marathon

Little Rock Half Marathon RECAP Wind and rain tried to rule the day. The temperature was 36°F to start. I couldn’t get a ride to get to start on time. Kudos to my taxi driver for not charging me because he couldn’t get me to the convention center block. Good grief! My time was too […]