Category Archives: Athlete Wannabe

My relatively new (i.e., in the past 8 years) addiction to marathon running and now, (sprint) Triathlon

Backlog of Race Reports!

Iono why I’m struggling to write my race recaps this year… It’s not like I haven’t been “performing” my [...]

Mount Diablo and Blue is the colour!

I have to admit, when I read the sub-text of today’s chapter, the first thing that came to mind was the game Diablo, and Diablo II tha [...]

Ash Saturday & Allies

I made the mistake of not reading the reflection for today’s Lenten journey before my training run — it would have been nice to [...]

Will not count myself out!

Last weekend, I ran the most mileage I have done in a while: 20 miles. I divided the workout into two segments, a 15-miler on hills and unsh [...]

Pack Running

My sis and I finally made it to our first official LA Leggers’ training run for the LA Marathon. I say first, because I haven’t [...]

Last Saturday.

I haven’t posted a workout record in a while — on here anyway, since I mostly use DailyMile and Garmin Connect to log my workout [...]

Week 5, a 10K PR, and NWM training update

I’m holding up pretty well to the Presidential Active Lifestyle Award (PALA) challenge. It’s been five weeks since I went from s [...]

Four down, two to go!

I’m four weeks into the Presidential Active Lifestyle Award challenge and am two weeks away from fulfilling the 6-week requirement. Ju [...]

Bouldering, & races that are piling up

…but not really! Well, sort of. I just ran a 5k race last night (yes, my first midweek race; in the evening, even!) and I’m just [...]


OCB. Don’t really have it; but I do have some obsessive compulsive tendencies;  or I may be in denial and I’m truly OCD :P. Sti [...]

Race Recap: Bay to Breakers 12k

Race: 100th annual Zazzle Bay to Breakers 12k Footrace Date: May 15th, 2011 Start Time: 7:00AM Location: San Francisco, CA This is one of th [...]
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