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
May has come and is nearly gone. Here in central Texas that means heat and lots of it. High temps with some humidity to go along with it. We can bear the heat but we cannot beat the humidity. During this time of year I tend to sweat 🏃🏿 💦 a lot. Many times have … Continue reading Temps are rising
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
Many moons 🌕🌕🌕 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!!
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.
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.
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.