On the unofficial Star Wars Day, May the 4th, I started the day by running in my 6th Half Marathon (3rd Half Marathon this year!). About a month before this race, I ran the Hollywood Half Marathon. If you recall that race, it was an exercise of how not to do a week before a … More OC Half Marathon Recap – The Half Marathon I’d Like to Forget
Like most of the races I’ve participated in, the 2014 US Bank OC Marathon/Half Marathon started with a health expo. This one even had a sponsor. It was officially called the Allergan Health & Fitness Expo. The Expo ran on Friday evening and all day Saturday. Since I get off from work too late to make … More OC Half Marathon Recap – The Expo
This past week was summertime kind of hot y’all! Temps for most of the week were in the mid to upper 90’s. The hot temps, combined with a very busy week lead to bad week training wise. So, as I came to the end of my last week before the focus turns entirely on the … More A Blazingly Hot Week before Dumbo Training Begins for Me
This weekend I get to run in my last race before the Dumbo Double Dare! I’ll be running in the 2014 U.S. Bank OC Half Marathon on Sunday! This is the second of three half marathons required for me to complete the Beach Cities Challenge. The last of the half marathons will be run in October … More OC Half Marathon this Sunday! May the Fourth be With Me!
Now that the 2014 Dumbo Double Dare training plan has started, I’ve spent quite a bit of time thinking about the future. After the OC Half Marathon this Sunday, I will have a lot of time between races. Thank God I’ve got the Galloway designed training plan to get me through the summer!