I officially ran my fastest race ever! Official times from Thursday night’s 5K were posted over the weekend, and it turns out my time was 28:28 – an average 9:10 pace. Prior to that, the Firecracker 4 on July 4th was my fastest race (4 miles @ 37:20 / 9:20 pace). And before that, I… Continue reading A New Official PR!
After the Boilermaker 15K, I didn't have any upcoming races. Obviously I have the BAA Half Marathon on October 8. And I'm planning to run the inaugural Salem Road Race (a 10K). Last night I decided run a 5K along the Charles with a few DFMC teammates and next week there's another small 5K around the… Continue reading Less Racing, More Training
This is a long overdue recap of the Boilermaker 15K – my first race of this distance and apparently one of only a few that exist. For those who aren’t good at math, a 15K is 9.3 miles. It’s less than a 5K short of a half marathon. You should really train for a race… Continue reading Boilermaker 15K Race Recap
My most recent race was the Firecracker 4 in Saratoga Springs on July 4. I ran this race last year with nearly a second-degree sunburn, and have never felt worse running in my whole life. This year, I was in the car heading up to the Adirondacks for much of the day before, so no… Continue reading Firecracker 4 Race Recap
It's been 2 weeks since the B.A.A. 10K and a rainy morning in the Adirondacks is finally forcing me to sit down and write a race recap, with a Firecracker 4 race recap also forthcoming. So, I haven't been running much at all. I've been running once or twice between races (if at all), and… Continue reading B.A.A. 10K Race Recap