Thanksgiving is this week, a time when people give thanks for many things - a home, food to eat, a job, their family and friends. For me, and probably for Kayla Montgomery, the thing I am the most grateful for is the ability to move, and especially to run. Most people probably don’t even think … Continue reading Gratitude for the Gift of Movement
Okay, I have to admit it. I am a fair weather runner. If I had my choice, I would only run outside on partly cloudy days with temperatures in the low 60s. The reality is I have to train in all kinds of weather. Today was a good example of that. It was in the … Continue reading Embrace the Weather
I tuned in the television to watch the New York Marathon last week and saw this ASICS commercial. I love this commercial. It captures the essence of marathoners. Since I have been sitting on the sidelines, missing out on my fall races, this commercial helped me feel a bit of the marathon excitement. Yes, … Continue reading We Are Marathoners!
I read today that Meb Keflezighi has been nominated for Sports Illustrated’s Sportsman of the Year for 2014. If I had a vote, I would be stuffing the ballot box for Meb. I love Meb. I am not ashamed to say it. I say it loud and proud. I LOVE Meb! The Sportsman of the … Continue reading I Love Meb!