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My first half, no, not pint

Ok, it was 21km :) So a metric half marathon. Off road. To date I have only entered one running event (10km) and one duathlon (with a 14km run) so 21km was a big step up for me and 30% further than I have run before. 214 more words


National Geographic Earth Day Run 2017

April 23, 2017 marks another of raising the public’s consciousness about environmental issues and health and fitness for National Geographic, which celebrates its eighth straight year of holding Earth Day Run.  755 more words

Hypothermic Half 1 Edmonton 2017

Feb 12, 2017 – Highlands Golf Course, Edmonton, AB

This was my third consecutive year running the Hypothermic Half Marathon in Edmonton. This event is hosted by the Running Room at cities all across Canada. 298 more words


My 7-Eleven Run Adventure

From the successful Run 800 in 2013, suceeded by 3 more years of fun and eventful races that attracted more fitness enthusiasts, competitive and seasonal runners; another very succesful 7-Eleven Run was staged last Sunday, February 5, 2017, that invaded the Skyway and Filinvest City. 526 more words

Happy Feet

When reaching your goal isn't quite what you expected

Last month, I reached one of my biggest goals and ran my first 21K. It wasn’t really a goal I’d set myself for 2017, but deep inside something I knew I wanted to prove myself one day that I was capable of doing. 455 more words


Xterra Boney Mountain Trail Race 21k

13.1 miles, 3:07 moving time.

Sunny, but super strong winds. Pretty much blown off the mountain all day long. This race was postponed earlier this year due to the heavy rains. 272 more words


Slow & steady or fast & furious?

Patience isn’t exactly my middle name. If I had one, it would rather be something like “quick quick get it done before ut gets boring” or “go the whole mile right now!” 556 more words