Marathon Number Four

Long story short: I registered for the 2017 Vermont City Marathon today! Long story long: Around 2011: Amanda and I had a few margaritas and registered for VCM from the floor of my living room. Later the same day,… Read More

Piggy Trot 2016

cape cod road race called the piggy trot

We wouldn’t miss it – the Glenna Kohl Fund for Hope‘s Piggy Trot every May (melanoma-awareness month!) in Osterville! It was cold and drizzly, but we love this 3.7 mile course along the beaches of our neighboring village,… Read More

This Week in Boston

Another gorgeous Marathon Monday in the books! I appear to have picked the one year to run Boston when it was freezing and raining (last year), but I’ve benefitted by spectating on the more gorgeous 60-degree sunshine days… Read More

Vermont City Marathon

I keep putting off a recap of the Vermont City Marathon – not because it wasn’t a beautiful, fantastic weekend – but because I essentially wanted to keep running right on past it and not look back. Five… Read More

Boston Marathon 2015

That was that – my first Boston Marathon!!! It was a long day, a wet day, a loud day, an exciting day, and a day I will certainly never forget!! On the bus with all the Cape Codders,… Read More

My Bib for Boston

wearing for the boston marathon

The time is here! I’m ready to hit the streets of Boston on Monday! As much as it increases the nerves to know you’re all out there watching, here’s how to track me – My bib is 28581!:… Read More

Setting Goals for Boston

training for the boston marathon

Still doesn’t seem real! I am running the Boston Marathon this coming Monday! I hesitated on telling you at first, or how to tell you… because I have SO much respect for those who strive beyond their dreams… Read More

Working with the New Balance Falmouth Road Race

falmouth road race

If you follow me anywhere, you’ve probably caught on to the news that I’m running the Boston Marathon this April! I sorta let that sneakily pass by, because I couldn’t yet share the rest of the story… but today… Read More

Day One, Take Two

marathon training

Today marks Day One of marathon training! The Vermont City Marathon isn’t until May 24th, but I boosted my training another month by signing up for the imperfectly-timed 20-Miler on Martha’s Vineyard this February – two months from today…. Read More

The Classics in Cambridge

This September and December, some friends and I ran the Fall Classic 5K and Winter Classic 5K in Cambridge, MA! The Fall Classic was HOT and sweaty – a big ol’ gross fest. The Winter Classic this Sunday… Read More