Last Day in Bahstun

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I laid in bed this morning knowing that I had to take a piss but not really wanting to get out of bed because I would have to confront my legs. How mad are they going to be? And the verdict…not too bad. Definitely a little gimpy and its not quick going from seated to standing or vice versa. But … Read More

Boston: Survey Says!

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Thanks to everyone that took a minute to fill in the survey and predict my Boston performance. Like I said, it was fun to see and also informational. Gave me a sense of what some of you thought was possible and where I should sit. Overall, I just wanted it to be a fun exercise. Let’s see the results! Remember, … Read More

Boston Marathon 2010

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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

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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

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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