Tag Archives: Boston Marathon

Inspiration – Jeff Bauman

I was bummed to find out that I would miss the Runner’s World Classic in North Andover, Mass., since it’s almost in my backyard. But I was even more upset to hear that I had missed their “celebrity mile.” Now, … Continue reading

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A little girl goes to Boston

Last week I had the amazing opportunity to travel to Boston for two days for a training seminar. I love Boston. The second I see the city I’m blown away by the architecture, the history, the city’s subtle nuances.  The … Continue reading

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Thoughts are powerful

As many people who are in this community, I read Runner’s World with almost religious dedication. Sometimes an article hits me right when I need it most, and I am able to take the information and directly apply it during … Continue reading

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Marathon training is dumb

I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again. Marathon training is dumb. Why would anybody in their right mind want to train for a marathon? There are so many cons it should clearly tip the scale and talk any … Continue reading

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The day I met my running hero

Everyone has one person that inspires them. They might be an actor, musician, politician or a friend. If they’re famous, they look up to that person and dream of the day when maybe they can shake their hand or get … Continue reading

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I Will Wednesday Update

The first Wednesday of every month I’ll reflect on what I set out to do on the Wednesdays and how I’ve progressed on the journey to complete those goals. April 23:  Finish a 10K Well, I can cross this one … Continue reading

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My first ever 10K

April 27, 2014, will be in the record books as my first 10K race. But I’ll remember it for much more than that. I’ll remember leaving late morning and finding halfway there that the Google directions were wrong. Plugging in … Continue reading

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Fatuous Friday

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We are Boston Strong

I remember where I was and exactly what I was doing when I heard about the bombings. I remember thinking it was a hoax. I remember looking at the pictures of Boylston Street and not believing there was blood. I … Continue reading

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