Racing in the States – Which One is the Best?

There are 50 glorious states in the US of A, and all have their gems of running.  I’ve wondered many times which state has it the best (I’ve always been jealous of Washington, seems they have a marathon every day!)

Racing in the States – Which One is the Best?

There are 50 glorious states in the US of A, and all have their gems of running.  I’ve wondered many times which state has it the best (I’ve always been jealous of Washington, seems they have a marathon every day!)

Trail(s) to a PR – Chicago Marathon Race Recap

Bank of America Chicago Marathon – October 11, 2015 To start – Chicago was very awesome because my parents met me there, and my sister made a surprise trip as well! How can any race be bad when your family

Trail(s) to a PR – Chicago Marathon Race Recap

Bank of America Chicago Marathon – October 11, 2015 To start – Chicago was very awesome because my parents met me there, and my sister made a surprise trip as well! How can any race be bad when your family

Sometimes Pacing Beats Racing – The Grand Lake Marathon Race Recap

The Grand Lake Marathon – September 26th, 2015 Somewhere in western Ohio, but 20 miles from the Indiana border, someone decided to build a damn and create a very large lake back in the 1850’s.  The purpose of this lake

Sometimes Pacing Beats Racing – The Grand Lake Marathon Race Recap

The Grand Lake Marathon – September 26th, 2015 Somewhere in western Ohio, but 20 miles from the Indiana border, someone decided to build a damn and create a very large lake back in the 1850’s.  The purpose of this lake

A Day With TROT – Next Gen and Night Moves Trail Race Recaps

Next Generation and Night Moves Trail Races – September 12, 2015 I had the very rare opportunity to volunteer at a race and run a race in the same day, in the same location.  During this time, I got to

A Day With TROT – Next Gen and Night Moves Trail Race Recaps

Next Generation and Night Moves Trail Races – September 12, 2015 I had the very rare opportunity to volunteer at a race and run a race in the same day, in the same location.  During this time, I got to

DNF at the Habanero Hundred (50k) – Lessons Learned, Lessons Learned

DNF = Did Not Finish The 50k at the Habanero 100 was my first DNF.  I knew this race was going to be hard and a challenge – I thought I had prepared.  In retrospect I wasn’t ready.  So with

DNF at the Habanero Hundred (50k) – Lessons Learned, Lessons Learned

DNF = Did Not Finish The 50k at the Habanero 100 was my first DNF.  I knew this race was going to be hard and a challenge – I thought I had prepared.  In retrospect I wasn’t ready.  So with

Anchor Down Ultra – Beautiful Views in RI – Race Recap

For a long time I thought I was biased.  As a Rhode Island native I had always thought that that the charm and beauty of the coastline in Little Rhody was hard to beat.  Whether it be the surf beaten

Anchor Down Ultra – Beautiful Views in RI – Race Recap

For a long time I thought I was biased.  As a Rhode Island native I had always thought that that the charm and beauty of the coastline in Little Rhody was hard to beat.  Whether it be the surf beaten

El Scorcho 50k Race Recap – One Hell of a Party on a Sultry Texas Night

The Myth of El Scorcho I’m not sure how I heard about El Scorcho – but I quickly learned that this race is spoken about as if it is some ancient ritual.  Every July for the past 9 years, a

El Scorcho 50k Race Recap – One Hell of a Party on a Sultry Texas Night

The Myth of El Scorcho I’m not sure how I heard about El Scorcho – but I quickly learned that this race is spoken about as if it is some ancient ritual.  Every July for the past 9 years, a

Davy Crockett Bear Chase Race Recap

The Davy Crockett Bear Chase is a very small marathon run in the very small city of Groveton, Texas.  Groveton, a city of about 1,000 people, is located around 100 miles or so north of Houston, just to the north

Davy Crockett Bear Chase Race Recap

The Davy Crockett Bear Chase is a very small marathon run in the very small city of Groveton, Texas.  Groveton, a city of about 1,000 people, is located around 100 miles or so north of Houston, just to the north

The All Important Race Calendar

While some can fly by the seat of their pants, the anal retentive engineer in me requires me to plan everything I do in my life.  I put in a crazy amount of planning to fill out my race calendar

The All Important Race Calendar

While some can fly by the seat of their pants, the anal retentive engineer in me requires me to plan everything I do in my life.  I put in a crazy amount of planning to fill out my race calendar

Guns Blazing! The San Felipe Shoot-out Race Recap

What is a Shoot-out Anyway? The San Felipe Shoot-out was an inaugural trail race put on by a wonderful outfit: Trail Racing Over Texas.  This Houston based company is generating some buzz and has created a number of exciting trail

Guns Blazing! The San Felipe Shoot-out Race Recap

What is a Shoot-out Anyway? The San Felipe Shoot-out was an inaugural trail race put on by a wonderful outfit: Trail Racing Over Texas.  This Houston based company is generating some buzz and has created a number of exciting trail