"When I thought I couldn't go on, I forced myself to keep going. My success is based on persistence, not luck."
Attributed to Estee Lauder
Gonna use it during my next race - this Saturday!... Read more
Cool cloudy weather - perfect for a race!
The race is all inside the park - starts and ends @ the Washington Monument! Well done - plenty of water and gatorade. Flat and well maintained course wiith fabulous views of monuments, the Potomac... Read more
Never done this one before!!!
3.5 mile snowshoe race! I AM an avid runner but here in the North East it can be tough in the winter - between cold, dark and icy roads it's tough to get out there and train! Easy to lose your "mojo"....... alo... Read more
Sunday 10/2/11 ----- steady downpour on the way to the Smuttynose Rockfest 1/2 - by the time it started I was totally drenched - with squishy shoes - by mile 6 the sun came out - I think that made it worse - what a struggle - soon after the ra... Read more
I was thinking hey this is a good thing to do and I get my "long" run in and I knew a few other runners that were going to do it sooooo why not.
Little did I know how moving this experience would be!
The event started at one ... Read more
I will be using this as my mantra!
Security is mostly a superstition. It does not exist in nature nor do the children of man as a whole experience it. Avoiding danger is no safer in the long run than outright exposure. Life is either a dari... Read more
At times our own light goes out and is rekindled by a spark from another person. Each of us has cause to think with deep gratitude of those who have lighted the flame within us.
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What a ton of fun!
You can use your own toboggan or use one of theirs (recommend finding one to borrow)
the best of 2 400 foot drps down an iced chute. (YES I DID HAVE MY EYES SHUT)
There were lots of great costumes and fantastic... Read more
If you live more than an hour away think about this one seriously as they DO NOT have any race day pick up of your package - # chip etc....
When I attempted to contact the race director - the only response was "can't someone pick it... Read more
Great long sleeved wicking v neck shirts - (Womens sizes)
All Ages and abilities - welcome and Respected!
Good food and plenty of it!
Fairly flat course - through Boston - fun fun fun!
You truly can feel the positive ene... Read more