My First Half-Marathon

I ran my first half-marathon this past weekend, the Bear Chase Race half-marathon on Sunday.  Here are a few thoughts on the race itself.  If you don’t want to read any further, I’ll sum it up by saying that I had a great time and I’d recommend this race to anyone. Pre-race.  Prior to the […]

Four Days to First Half Marathon!

My first half marathon is four days away!  I’m running the Bear Chase Race trail half marathon on Sunday in Bear Creek Lake Park in Lakewood, CO.  I’m a little torn on my feelings for it.  On the downside, I feel very over-fed and under-trained for it.  I wasn’t able to run nearly as much […]

Lazy Runner Trains for Half Marathon

I’m not sure that lazy is exactly the right word, but it fits pretty well. I’m 8 weeks into my half marathon training plan and 4 weeks out from the race itself. And I’m here to tell you that I’m not so good at following a training plan. I’m not quite getting in my weekly […]