This isn’t quite my normal style, but sums up my run well as it happened; figured I’d leave it in raw form this time.
snow rolling in – muting all sounds to just feet striking and breathing
turn off the concrete and start heading down the trail
snow turning everything white
only sounds [...]
I’m still amazed at how well I did in this race. I honestly was semi worried that I’d completely bonk and get my worst time yet on the race. The past three months has been lackluster for training to say the least – high stress, lack of sleep, emotionally draining, not eating right, imbibing a [...]
This year’s Platte River Half Marathon went great! On the ride down, Hill and I were feeling good and looking forward to the day’s adventures.
We got to the start area and got a spot in our “secret” parking spot at a perfect time, as there was nearly no one there, and 10min later [...]
Tomorrow is the Platte River Half Marathon and it will be the second time I’ve run it. Last year was just to prove to myself that I could do it; I had no idea I’d actually enjoy it! The warnings that I had been given about endurance running being addictive were true. I still am [...]