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

A weekend to remember

As the week came to a close we begin to hear of how exciting it is to have a three day weekend. What plans do you have this weekend? That precise question is always thrown around this time a year. We begin to hear words such as pool, BBQ, road trip, and rest. These activities … Continue reading A weekend to remember

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 πŸŒ•πŸŒ•πŸŒ• ago Christmas was my favorite day of the year. Okay, maybe a tie with my birthday. The feeling a child has unwrapping gifts 🎁 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!!

The year is nearing the end.

So much has happened to both Blanca and myself this year. If I’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.

June. Race recap and more.Β 

We had an early start to Saturday morning. Our drive to the Fit Pass Dash 5k was not long but parking was limited. We arrived just in time to grab a spot. We made our way to meet with friends. After a couple of speakers the race began. About 85% of the race was trail … Continue reading June. Race recap and more.Β 

Slow start to June.Β 

Last week ended on a high note. Everything was looking great. Late Saturday night I found out I would be competing in the first out of four races for the SA Summer youth series. At the  starting line I already knew this would not be a great run for me. I was right. After having … Continue reading Slow start to June.Β