MIZLIZ8's Blogs

Saturday, October 30, 2010      1 comments

DH (dear husband) decided to run this morning instead of joining me for cycling so I headed off to the rendezvous point wondering who else would show up. Elliot and his son Daniel, both fit young cyclists (Elliot is young at heart!) braved the... Read more
Race Report
Sunday, October 24, 2010      0 comments

The best part of the race report is that all my team-mates and I had a safe, fun race at the Firethorne Triathlon. The water was a brisk 73 degrees so I got to use the wet suit and had a pretty good swim. I managed to stay on course (didn’t go... Read more
Joys of Trail Running: Avoiding/Overcoming Obstacles
Friday, October 08, 2010      0 comments

My son and I went to Brazos Bend State Park to run and get the lay of the land for our upcoming Half Marathon Trail Run in January. The park is touted as the Home of the American Alligator and signs everywhere warned not to feed or approach th... Read more
Joys of Trail Running: Seeing the Big Picture
Friday, October 01, 2010      0 comments

I have always enjoyed trail running but now that I have committed to the Brazos Bend Trail Run (13.1 miles) I am doing most of my training off road. There are many wonderful aspects of trail running and a few drawbacks that I thought I would e... Read more