Tag Archives: 50 States Marathon Club

So… it looks like you are doing some traveling.

Yeah.  Ok – remember that whole competitive thing?  Yeah.  Well… there’s this running club called 50 States & DC Marathon Group USA.  It seemed like a plan – I’m needing to run long distances to get in shape to run … Continue reading

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Running Road Trip!

And the next race up: Fargo Marathon in Fargo, North Dakota. I’ll admit I haven’t trained for it. I’ve been doing many things these last couple of months but running hasn’t featured heavily on the to do list. That’s ok … Continue reading

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How do you Choose the Race?

Which Marathon?? A few days ago I spent some time trying to plan my marathons for this year.  This presupposes a couple of things: 1) I’ll be interested in running long distance after March 3rd and 2) I’ll be focusing … Continue reading

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It’s a Running Thing

Last Friday I attended the pasta dinner the night before the Eisenhower Marathon in Abilene, Kansas.  This is the first time I have attended a pre race dinner as I usually grab a bite to eat with whomever I made … Continue reading

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Race Coming Up! Arkansas

I am currently registered for the Little Rock Marathon in Little Rock, Arkansas on March 6.  Upon returning from Arizona this last Tuesday, I then spent the next three days commuting to professional meetings in Ft. Collins.  I finally ran … Continue reading

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Race Coming Up! Arizona

I am currently registered for the Lost Dutchman Marathon in Apache Junction, Arizona on February 20th.  My training over the last five weeks has been difficult, interrupted, and almost completely disconnected from the training plan.  But, I am not a … Continue reading

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Choosing the Races

The question I’ve heard recently while telling some coworkers about my race schedule is: How do you decide? That is a good question, given the dozens of marathons and half marathons held every month.  I’ve mentioned before that the marathons … Continue reading

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Race coming up!

I am currently registered for the Walt Disney World Marathon in Orlando, Florida on January 9th.  My training has been pretty consistent to the training plan – until this week.  But that will be the subject of tomorrow’s post. There are … Continue reading

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So… why do you run?

Another question I often get from my non-running friends is, “Why do you run?”  And again the rush of thoughts all fighting to get onto the tongue at once: For ice cream!! For stress relief. For my health and fitness. … Continue reading

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