January 27th, 2010: Race Report The Carlsbad Half didn’t start out so well. Only got about 3 hours of sleep and was seriously worried I would be a zombie the next day. Luckily I felt really good by the start of the race – not tired at all. I started off a little faster than I planned but [...]
January 2nd, 2010: Today I passed a major running milestone – 10 miles! Only a little over a year ago I was just starting to run. Amazing what you can do in a year. Phil and I are signed up for the Carlsbad Half Marathon in 3 weeks and that of course will be another major running milestone [...]
November 15th, 2009: Completed my first 8 miler yesterday and felt great! The half marathon is starting to look doable – only about 2 months until the big day.
March 15th, 2009: Yesterday was my first ever racing event! Phil and I ran in the St. Patrick’s Day 10K in Mission Bay. Even with tendinitis in my ankle I managed to get a very respectable time (for me). My time was 1:08:32 and placed 1672 out of 1909. Looking forward to our next event!
March 3rd, 2009: Planning on running a 10K on the 14th which is only about… 10 days away! Yikes! I was steadily improving over the last few months until I had to rest for an injury and then caught a cold. Still haven’t felt back to where I was even though I recovered from both about 2 weeks [...]
October 22nd, 2008: Tested out my Nike+ setup for the first time today. It’s really great – kind of like having your own personal trainer who also saves all your workout information automatically. iTunes also sells albums where your “trainer” leads you through different running workouts to music. Looks like fun! Anyway below is the neat widget that [...]