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
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
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
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
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.
My job on Friday was to make sure I had everything prepared for our trip to Corpus Christi. Blanca packed the night before and had left for work. Cleaning around the house I receive a message saying that she would be free after the staff meeting. Departure dropped from 5:30ish to 3pm. We were to … Continue reading A first for us.