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In the books it is……Finished the year with a 2.5 mile run for a total of 1500.06 miles. 1500 miles – Three 1/2 marathons and one full marathon. Last song listened to was “Eyes of the World” ..Thank you Jerry & … Continue reading
I am not a huge fan of 5ks. Seems that I have convinced myself that the only strategy is to start out full throttle and keep it there until finished. So with some reluctance I entered a 5k this past … Continue reading
Well I finished… Not without the help of Christine who I shared a grueling (Not strong enough description) last 4.5 miles. Maybe harrowing is a better description. My 1st reaction to my finish was mixed at best. This was my … Continue reading
Yikes!!! Am loosen it… Being so preoccupied with my up coming marathon, my mind has exhausted any rational thought. Fear of injury / sickness has found me in a place of irrational scrutiny. A minor slip from a curb screams … Continue reading
Kindness is the language which the deaf can hear and the blind can see.
Mark Twain Continue reading
I’ve learned over the years that the 3 P’s are essential when dealing with downtime; Persistence -to continue steadfastly or firmly in some state, purpose, course of action, or the like, especially in spite of opposition, remonstrance, etc. (from … Continue reading
1860. The Very First Open. On 17 October 1860, eight professionals assembled at Prestwick for a tournament to determine who would be the Champion golfer. The winner was to receive the Challenge Belt, a prize crafted from red Moroccan leather … Continue reading
Tho’ much is taken, much abides; and tho’ We are not now that strength which in old days Moved earth and heaven, that which we are, we are; One equal temper of heroic hearts, Made weak by time and fate, … Continue reading
The female form is beautiful – it’s even more beautiful when in motion. I don’t think this is sexist – I think it’s the truth. But I cringe at the notion of a female runner having to “endure” the cowardly … Continue reading
I’ve been here before. Starting over. This time it was bronchitis and a chronic right calf pull that I aggravated by running when I should not have. It’s been 5 days since I’ve run. Feels like an eternity. 2014 has … Continue reading