2011 by the Numbers

Yes, I know we’re already halfway through January. It’s taken me a bit to get back into my groove with writing after the holidays. Of course that implies that I ever had a writing “groove”, but I digress… I didn’t have it in me to write one of the stereotypical “2011 in review” posts, but […]

What’s Next?

With such a busy year quickly coming to an end, it’s hard to not start thinking about what comes next. In the past year, I ran 4 marathons, raised $1375 for TAPS, joined Marathon Maniacs (#4482), and had a truly unforgettable experience running a Ragnar Relay with some really awesome friends. Best of all, aside […]

Marine Corps Marathon Recap

It’s been a week and a half now since I ran the Marine Corps Marathon in Washington, D.C. It’s taken me a bit longer to get this recap put together because we stuck around on the east coast for another week and visited my wife’s family in New York. It was a great trip, but […]

My Race Plan for the Marine Corps Marathon

This weekend I’ll be traveling with my family to Washington, D.C. to run the Marine Corps Marathon (random fact: my wife was actually born in Washington, D.C., when her father was stationed in Maryland with the Air Force). I’ve had a very busy summer of running and racing, leading up to the grand finale this […]

Kenai River Marathon Recap

Well, it’s that time again – time for another marathon recap! Last weekend I ran the Kenai River Marathon. Kenai is about 3 hours south of Anchorage, so I went down the day before with my dad and my 3 year old son and we all camped out.