Global Running Day

Why does one even run? Why would anyone want to go outside and run in scorching heat or blistering cold? I would say because we love to suffer. Along with pushing the boundaries of ones body, running is and isn't a individual sport. There are many reasons why a person runs. Some do it to … Continue reading Global Running Day

2016 New Years Resolution Recap

At the end of 2016 I had set some goals for myself. Days before ringing in the new year I came up with three very specific goals to work towards. 1) Run 1,000 miles 2) Break 1:40 for the Half Marathon 3) PR in the Marathon For some these goals are easily attainable. As for … Continue reading 2016 New Years Resolution Recap

Week leading up to Christmas!!

Many moons ๐ŸŒ•๐ŸŒ•๐ŸŒ• ago Christmas was my favorite day of the year. Okay, maybe a tie with my birthday. The feeling a child has unwrapping gifts ๐ŸŽ is pure happiness. Those days I will never forget. Those two days continue to be very important in my life. My birthday reminds me of another year I've … Continue reading Week leading up to Christmas!!

2017 BCS Spectator Race Review

Much like the Eugene Marathon in Oregon I've had a desire to run BCS for quite some time. I've had these two races on my radar for about four years now. On the second weekend in December I can say I got to experience Bryan-College Station Marathon. I did not get to run the race … Continue reading 2017 BCS Spectator Race Review

The year is nearing the end.

So much has happened to both Blanca and myself this year. If Iโ€™m being honest this has been the toughest year in many aspects of our lives. Coming off a tough marathon race this year it was time to cheer on my wife Blanca. Blanca herself had a tough marathon training season yet she was … Continue reading The year is nearing the end.

Race,run and run some more.

Saturday was finally here. Carrabba's relay race was scheduled to begin at 7:30 am. I prepared the night before... We made sure to get there on time. Not long after our team came together. Our goal was 3rd or better.  I was running the anchor while Blanca was running the third leg. We had a … Continue reading Race,run and run some more.

May is ending. Training continues.ย 

Monday morning was the beginning of a new chapter in my life. By the grace of God, I began my new job. For those who do not know I was unemployed for some time. My wife and I are very grateful for the support we have received from family and friends. For those of you … Continue reading May is ending. Training continues.ย