The New York Marathon and Sandy


Marathon week is always stressful for me, but Hurricane Sandy’s destruction caused an extra layer of worry. Being way out in SoCal I really have no good idea how bad the damage is and what public transportation issues mean. I wasn’t sure I was even going until I read the NYRR marathon update. People much smarter than me decided the race will continue so I’m headed out to New … [Read more...]

Pile on The Miles Goal and October Recap


Today is the first day of Pile on the Miles! I started the day with a 6.5 mile run. I didn’t fall this time, but my knees were a little stiff. This is my last run before the ING New York Marathon!!! Eeek! Scary to think. In addition to my fear of running 26.2 miles, I’m pretty nervous about traveling to NY with so much destruction left behind by Sandy. But the NYRR … [Read more...]