It's been a while since I last ran. First, the 90 inches of snow in Boston made running miserable if not downright dangerous outside. I'm too cheap for a gym membership. I've been going to Longmeadow on weekends and am now staying there short-term (long story but I decided to sublet my apartment), so I… Continue reading Still not running
I realize the point of this blog is to keep everyone updated on my training and generate donations in my own name, but I'm always inspired by the reasons other Dana-Farber team members have decided to run - most of them are much more personal than mine.
My B.A.A. 5K welcome packet from the Run For Dana-Farber folks, and my Garmin Forerunner 10 gps running watch showed up in my mailbox on the same day last week. Yipee! I've been eyeing that watch for a looooong time. It was on my Christmas wish list, but I didn't get it. The price has… Continue reading Guess what arrived on the same day?
That was the headline in a New York Times blog post yesterday. I've always been a slow runner, and probably always will be. Running a 6-hour marathon would be my ultimate goal. Slow and steady wins the race (of life), people.