Tag Archives: marathon

Race News!

Race Alerts! Super quick post but there are a couple new races to announce!  You might have noticed that the race schedule is a bit light right now.  Last year we traveled and ran events from Maui to Montana on the way to completing 6 marathons, a couple half-marathons and a Turkey Day 5K for… Read More »

Monthly Miles and Dorky Data – January 2017

Last year, you may recall, I set myself 4 running related goals and then proceeded to write a monthly progress report of sorts.  As the year continued, the monthly recap became a little bit of a chore and a little repetitive.  I started to add a fun “silly picture” gallery each month as well as some other… Read More »

The Williams Route 66 Marathon Recap

Just over two weeks ago, Wifey and I headed to plains of the American Midwest for our final race of 2016 in Tulsa, Oklahoma.  So before the memories of another 26.2 miles (or in this case 26.8’ish miles) fade too far I best get on with The Williams Route 66 Marathon Recap.  This was my 11th marathon… Read More »

Motivational Music Monday #36

After a whirlwind couple of weeks, it dawned on me with everything going on that we missed Motivational Music Monday last week.  We’ve been busy finishing up our training cycles for what should a very fun upcoming weekend at the Route 66 Marathon in Tulsa, OK.  With all that, we are well overdue for Motivational… Read More »

Hamster Endurance Race Recap

On August 13th I headed north to Lake Padden, Washington with Wifey for our first steps in the world of trail endurance running.  The Hamster Endurance Race is a trail run where competitors elect to compete in one of four time classifications; 6,12,24, or 32 hours.  Having completed 9 marathons and 30+ half-marathons Hamster represented… Read More »

Motivational Music Monday #29

When Sunday is not really Sunday because Monday is a holiday, aren’t they just the best?!!  As you all know, I absolutely love my working life at Starbucks but a long weekend is always so welcome.  No real Sunday night chores or errands…grillin’ and beer and staying up late writing blog posts while mixing the music… Read More »

Motivational Music Monday #26

The cries of disbelief echoed as Monday morning rolled around and the Motivational Music Monday pick was nowhere to be found…well not really.  But, it is Monday and we are going to catch up with the weekly post and keep the tunes and the treats rolling on the blog.  Time for a quick look back at another… Read More »

Motivational Music Monday #21

It’s Monday and for the first time ever, Motivational Music Monday is being brought to you on…Monday!  Most of you know we have been on a long road trip to the amazing Big Sky country of Montana to run the Missoula Marathon.  We had to cram the trip a little so have been on the… Read More »

Motivational Music Monday #18

And, welcome to a marathon weekend edition of Motivational Music Monday!!  As, a few of you know, yesterday I ran Rock ‘N Roll Seattle.  It was marathon number 8 in total, number 3 on the year and the middle race to complete 3 marathons in 90 days for Marathon Maniacs.  Let’s just say, I’m one… Read More »

Motivational Music Monday #11

There was a week that just flew by and before we know it, it’s Sunday night and I’ve got to get to the tunes! Not enough time for any other posts in the last week but hopefully I’ll catch up a bit over the next few days.  I’ve also decided to undertake my Project Management Professional… Read More »