It’s that time of year again, time for the Winter Series races! These are some of my favorite local races because they are 1) free for members, 2) have varying distances to run during the winter, complete with water stops and refreshments, and 3) a majority of my favorite runners do them with me.
. . . → Read More: HMRRC Winter Series # 1- 15K and The End of 2014
Yesterday I ran the most scenic race I’ve ever run! The After the Leaves Have Fallen Half Marathon is held in Minnewaska State Park Preserve, just outside of New Paltz!
It started at 11:00am, which allowed ample time for me to drive down from Albany. The only downside is that it’s usually held on . . . → Read More: After the Leaves Have Fallen Half Marathon
Sunday morning Meg and I got up at 5:45. Our plan was to leave the hotel by 6:30 and get on the Metro because both of our races began at 7:55am.
The marathon start was located at the Pentagon metro stop and the 10K start was a bit further at the Smithsonian metro . . . → Read More: Marine Corps Marathon 2014 Race Recap
Friday afternoon after class I flew to DC with my friend Meg for the Marine Corps Marathon. Meg had originally planned to run the marathon with me as her first (she got in via the lottery) but got injured over the summer and couldn’t run the full marathon, so she opted to run the 10K . . . → Read More: Marine Corps Marathon 2014 Part 1