Monthly Archives: January 2016

Running: Sometimes I wonder whats wrong with me

One of the most difficult things I’ve had to deal with since my last race is “what’s next?” I hated the idea of loosing that edge I developed though training. Well, it wouldn’t take long to find out what’s next … Continue reading

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In his late 70’s my father’s pacemaker had reached the end of its life expectancy and needed to be replaced along with the wire that attached to his heart. The doctor wanted to test to see how well my father’s … Continue reading

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Kiddie Legs

I had forgotten my 8 and then 9 year old son ran three races last year two 5K’s and a 1K.  Maybe because the Bubble Run was so fun I just didn’t think of it as a run.  He got … Continue reading

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RUN: Running through San Diego Military History

Its been sometime since I have posted a picture run but now that the training is over for the Dopey Challenge and the race is behind me, my run’s have become more relaxed. Since I’m not measuring time/distance so much; … Continue reading

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Running: Questions afoot.

I’ve learned so much since I started running, even things about myself.  I’ve managed, with the help of others, to find ways of doing stuff that works for me and my age which has been a major thing!  and since … Continue reading

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Epilog: Disney Marathon Weekend

“None of us got to where we are alone. Whether the assistance we received was obvious or subtle, acknowledging someone’s help is a big part of understanding the importance of saying thank you.” – Harvey Mackay The most important and … Continue reading

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Race 4 of 4: Marathon – Disney Marathon Weekend

Mile 22 medical issues took a phycological toll. Like the half marathon there were 47,500 participants that ran in this morning. I was better mentally prepared for the race and the corralling process, or so I thought. Weather was perfect … Continue reading

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Race 3 of 4: Half Marathon – Disney Marathon Weekend

47,500 participants that ran in this morning in the Disney World Half Marathon. I have never seen so many people in one place. It was truly an amazing site. Weather was so much better when I left the room this … Continue reading

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Race 2 of 4: 10K Disney Marathon Weekend

20,400 is the number of participants that ran in this morning in the Disney World 10K, 100 less then yesterday. Just like Britney Spears, ‘Oops I did it again’ and didn’t get to bed until after midnight BECAUSE once again … Continue reading

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Race 1 of 4: 5K Disney Marathon Weekend

20,500 is the number of participants that ran in this morning Disney World Pluto 5K. All I can call it is organized madness. I have to hand it to Disney the logistics involved in pulling off races that total 84,150 … Continue reading

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