I’m a Boston Qualifier!

Finally!  It took four attempts and finally the fourth marathon was a success.  I qualified for Boston….barely!  I needed a 3:55:00 to qualify and I squeaked in with a 3:54:30.  Yes, by just 30 seconds!  I’m so happy I didn’t take that potty break at mile 21 and that when I stopped to tie my [...]

By | 2016-11-21T17:42:27+00:00 March 10th, 2015|Race Recaps, Running|1 Comment

Running the Marathon; Is It Worth It?

It’s Wednesday and early tomorrow morning I fly out to Phoenix, Arizona to run the Phoenix Marathon on Saturday. This will be my fourth marathon and my second attempt to qualify for Boston. Unlike my failed attempt last year, I have kept this marathon on the down-low. I haven’t announced publicly on Facebook or mentioned [...]

By | 2016-11-21T17:42:27+00:00 February 25th, 2015|My Training Journey, Running|8 Comments