Okay, that was a rather long title for this post. However it fits. The day after the Los Angeles Marathon, I headed off to Disneyland and Disney California Adventure with my wife, youngest niece, and sister-in-law for a fun-filled day! After finishing my first full marathon, Brooke and I went to the Magic Kingdom to … More You’ve Just Finished the 30th LA Marathon! What are You Going to do Next? I’m Going to Disneyland!
When I left off, we were at the relay change point of the race. Time for the second half and the sunshine! The first landmark of the second half of the race was the Laugh Factory. By the way…notice all the cups on the road? Yeah, 26,000 runners can leave quite a mess. They put … More Finishing My Second Full Marathon!
A race this big deserves to be covered in two parts. With record-breaking temperatures predicted, I made the decision to not pursue a new marathon PR. There were so many people involved with this race urging runners to take this race slow that I couldn’t ignore it. So, my plan for the race was to … More It’s A Big Race, Go Run It – 2015 Asics Los Angeles Marathon Recap Part 1
The 2015 Asics Los Angeles Marathon began with the NitriBullet Health and Fitness Expo at the Los Angeles Convention Center. The Expo took place on the Friday and Saturday before the marathon. On Friday, I had to work. So, I went to the Expo on Saturday. Next year, I plan on changing that. Friday was … More The NutriBullet Health and Fitness Expo – Day Before the LA Marathon Fun
It’s still hard to believe that I’ve finished my second full marathon and that I’ve already lived another week since! The week after the LA Marathon is one that I’ve gone back and forth about. How should I conduct such a week? Should I continue on with the regular mid-week 3 mile runs and a … More The Week After the Marathon – Recovering Well