I wasn’t sure last night when I went to bed whether I would be racing today or attempting to run long. Rock N Roll Vegas Marathon had been a last minute decision, one that I hadn’t made when I decided to sign up for Potomac River Running’s Run With Santa 5K. I love racing. I […]

10/01/00 is the date I ran my first race. It was a 10K and my average for the 6.2 miles was 10:44 per mile with a finish time of 1:06:42. That was giving it all I had. I am not blessed with a natural running talent. I don’t consider myself athletic. What I learned long […]

I don’t normally like to tell people ahead of time what races I’ll be at. It makes me feel some sort of crazy self induced pressure. However I’ll tell you I’ll be in Reston tomorrow running the Fall Into Winter 10k. It’s a small local race with about 300 runners. It’s not a super fast […]

but who you are with that really matters. Today’s run taught me that it really doesn’t matter where you run as long as you have good company on that run! 10 Miles was over before it even began. I could REALLY get used to not running all my long runs alone anymore I was soooooooo […]