Boston Marathon 2010

Adventures21 Comments

Distance 26.2 miles Time 2:59:03 (PR) Pace 6:50 Rank 1,208 of 22,540 GPS Analysis Garmin Connect Textbook. Went to bed early and woke up on my own around 4 AM. Stayed in bed and played out the day over and over in my mind. My alarm was set to go off at 5:30 but I turned it off at 5:29 … Read More

Unleash the Runner

A Day in the Life48 Comments

After dealing with race logistics yesterday, we stayed out of the frenzy for the most part today. We headed down to the waterfront area and visited the New England Aquarium. This seemed to be a common stop on the “must see” list with everyone we had talked to. It was raining all morning so an indoor activity seemed like a … Read More

Boston Mania Is Here

A Day in the Life4 Comments

We got in late Friday night and hooked up with my parents at the hotel. We are staying out of the frenzy about 15 miles from town. Out here things are busy but there isn’t much marathon activity. Keeps me focused. However, it was time to venture into the heart of the beast today for packet pick-up. At a “normal … Read More

1000 Miles to Boylston Street

A Day in the Life8 Comments

3 days to go… Its go time! Well, go to Boston time. We leave today. Of course, I will be posting up until race time with more thoughts and live on the scene photos from Boston, the expo, and more. But we have a little more business to attend to here first. Your last graph in the series. Ready? All … Read More

Boston Marathon Tracking

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Hey, race fans! Boston is less than a month away. Available again this year is the AT&T Athlete Alert Program. Text messages or emails will be sent at the following checkpoints: Starting line, 10K, Half-Marathon, 30K, and Finish. So if you want that up to the minute data on your favorite runner(s) then sign-up now! Race day registration isn’t available … Read More