The Next Chapter

A Day in the Life8 Comments

With some disappointing results this past season, I felt like it was time to re-evaluate. So at the end of the Denver Marathon, I stopped running. I did sprinkle in a few occasional dog jogs around home or on the local hills. But nothing serious. The intent of this was two-fold. 1) Rest. My legs hurt all the time. Every … Read More

A Sanitas Reunion

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I picked up this guy and we hit Sanitas today along with my dogs. Decent day but a bit windy when we got down there. I haven’t run with JV in months. Everybody has been busy, hurt or on hiatus. Enough of that! First mountain run with the new watch. One cool thing it does is that it communicates via … Read More

New Toy

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My trusty Garmin 310XT is on its last leg. You probably thought it was dead? I brought it back to life but now the buttons are getting sketchy. Its like impossible to turn on without the perfect pressure. It was a great watch. I almost bought another… But I went to the drawing board and looked over all the new … Read More

Denver Marathon 2014

Adventures4 Comments

Gave it what I had, and that was not much. 3:56 I had not run Denver since 2009 in my epic pants-shitting Boston-qualifying effort. So I got the bug this fall to run it again mostly just to get back out there in a road marathon. Its been since 2010 since my last road marathon. That was Boston. I crossed … Read More

Leadville Trail 100 Run 2014

A Day in the Life44 Comments

Distance 100 miles Elevation Gain 14,541 feet Time 29:44:41 Rank 335 of 360 finishers/690 starters GPS Analysis Strava Son of a bitch. This race and I are like a bad couple. We just can’t get along but we still keep going out hoping to make it work. The lead up to the race seemed near perfect. Had everything dialed in. … Read More