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Countdown To The Big RaceErie MarathonSeptember 8th, 20194 months to go.
Feeling cold in the dead of winter is normal. With the sun in hiding and the low temperature, winter is supposed to be cold. Therefore, heaters would be running, heavy gears would shield us from the elements, and outdoor activities … Continue reading
Almost five months have gone by since I learned that I missed the 2019 Boston Marathon Cut-off by 1 second. Enough time has passed for my bruised feeling to heal. Even though as I said before, try harder next time, … Continue reading
Freedom, while positive in connotation, in extreme is neither comfortable nor productive. Cases in point are prisoners and babies. Neither are the preferred state for any society for sustainable operation. Guarding against the extremes, freedom is checked by the concept … Continue reading
What difference does one (1) second make? Answer: me not accepted into the 2019 Boston Marathon. Got the email from the Boston Athletic Association today. It stated, “Entries in all age groups were accepted through and including those who ran … Continue reading
It has been two weeks of transition from my marathon in Erie, PA to off-season, a time typically marked by gradual healing, reflective soul searching, and occasionally a sense of nullness. I say “typically” because this time I applied my … Continue reading
Submitted my 2019 Boston Marathon application online today! In its reply email, the Boston Athletic Association, painstakingly, and in no uncertain terms, sets the expectation that my application does not guarantee my chance of running in the race: It is … Continue reading