2015 WOB Westchase 5K
Another close friend, Fred, is also a Race Director legend in the Tampa Bay area. I support local races big time! Of course, in our area, most of our races are just as much fun and better than the $$$ big time corp cookie cutter races!
In ... Read more
2015 Gasparilla Distance Classic
Way overdue but what's new!
In years past, I did the 5K and the Half Marathon. This year i changed it up and did the Michelob Ultra Cactus Lime Challenge, a 15K on Saturday then an 8K on Sunday! More importantly, we got to see ONEKIDSMOM & SLE... Read more
2015 Drunken Cupid 5K
Any race that has a name like this...I gotta do! It was only about 5 minutes from my house at New England Ale House Grill, where I run with a Monday Night Group that stages here. And the run started at 10:00am on a Saturday!
As I pulled up ... Read more
2015 Best Damn Race - Safety Harbor
In 2013, a now very good friend & mentor, Nick, started a little race in Safety Harbor, created for runners by a runner. D & I did that Inaugural race. Today, Best Damn Race (BDR) has caught national attention as a must do race in Florida! It ha... Read more
I like what John Legend wrote in his song, All of Me, "...perfect imperfections!" My wife, DSSECRETS, says, "How we deal with our imperfections (those we can change as well as those we can't.) defines our character."
2015 Chilly Willy Duathlon Southeast Championship!
This might be a bit long so I apologize in advance.
I had wanted to do this Duathlon for 2 years no... Read more
Whose Life Are You Living?
MY wife and friends support me, encourage me, inspire me, and motivate me to be the healthiest person I can be! I become a better person because of it. BUT I am the one that had to take the first step of change! I had to make the commitment! I h... Read more
2015 Belleair Sunset 5K!
I was so excited to do this for all the RIGHT reasons! I've wanted to do it for 4 years but my race schedule conflicted. My Tri Team was having it's coming out, and the post-race party was off the hook! Finally...
2015 St Pete Beach Classic Duo Challenge
I've been wanting to do this event for a few years now. We finally got it scheduled! It is over two days with the 10K & 5K on Saturday and the Half on Sunday. Since I would be supporting our Outspokin Multisport Team runners on Sunday, I decided... Read more
2014 Santa & Suds 5K (Dec 21)
My last race for 2014 was special! First & foremost, I was running escort for one of my Team Hope for the Warriors Tampa Teammates!
2014 Say No To Drugs Holiday Classic (Dec 20)
D & I hadn't done this race in a couple of years. This year, Team Hope for the Warriors Tampa would represent so we jumped in!!
Of course Pancakes...
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2014 Tampa Bay Times Turkey Trot
In 2010, D & I decided to do our first 5K, the St Petersburg Times Turkey Trot. We walked it. Four years and a name change later, we've done over 70 races! This race also marked the first time we wore our Team Hope for the Warriors Tampa colors!... Read more
In My Previous Life...
...my priorities were so wrong...
...I was negative...
...I was filled with excuses...
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Too Much Negativity!
I've been reading a lot of negativity today. Isn't it amazing when you embrace the positive, you can either see it coming in yourself or you read it between the lines of someone else!
It tries to bring me down then I overload in "Positive W... Read more
2014 Inaugural Honeymoon Half!
Race Site Dawn at Honeymoon Island, Dunedin, FL,
D & I support a lot of our local races! Our BFF, Suzanne, created this new race and caused a lot of excitement because ... Read more
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