On May 25, 1977 a cultural phenomenon was launched when the very first Star Wars opened in theaters. Today we celebrate Star Wars Day and say “May the Fourth be With You.” Get it? May the Fourth on May 4? Celebrating Star Wars Day has not always been. I was looking around YouTube and found … More Celebrating Star Wars Day by Looking Back at Where it All Began
By the time this blog post goes live, the 2017 Walt Disney World 5K will be in the books. Those who are running the Dopey Challenge will have finished their first 3.1 miles out of 48.8 miles. Those unofficial “Bashful Challenge” runners (WDW 10K and WDW Half Marathon) are ready for their turn. The Goofy … More The 2017 WDW Marathon Weekend is Underway!
This weekend, 40+ thousand runners will be taking to the streets of Chicago to run the 2016 Bank of America Chicago Marathon. It’s hard to believe that it’s been around a year since I ran my last full marathon. A lot has changed in my life since then. On Friday and Saturday, the Abbot Health … More Looking Back at the 2015 Bank of America Chicago Marathon
It’s hard to believe it. But, my boy crossed the 4 month mark on Monday of this week. Yikes! Where is the time going? I thought it might be fun to take a brief look back in pictures of those first 4 months. Here’s the little guy on April 18th.
So, my journey to this new training cycle has been interesting. At the start of 2016, I was focusing on getting a sub 2:30:00 half marathon time at the 2016 Suja Rock n Roll San Diego Half Marathon. On March 20th, I ran 9 miles around the Rose Bowl. My time was slower than I … More Becoming a Running Daddy – Reflections on my Pre-Avengers Training Cycle