2017 Ragnar Great River

What is Ragnar? If you are not familiar with Ragnar, here is a brief description. Ragnar is a company that hosts multiple relay races in which teams compete against each other to carry a baton to the finish. The courses are approximately 200 miles and are broken up into 36 ‘legs’ of varying distances. Each […]

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When Apathy Strikes

While training for a marathon, there is little doubt that you will encounter a few obstacles. Injury, schedule, weather, family issues, work … the list seems endless. However, there is one obstacle that stands out as the worst – apathy. Not only can it be incredibly hard to overcome, it is also very subversive and […]

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Boston Training Update

Training Plan change(s) With eleven weeks left before the Boston Marathon, my training thus far has been pretty laughable. I began with the high-mileage Pfitzinger 18/70 Plan but switched in week 5 to a plan with Hanson Plan which has less mileage and more intensity. After less than a week on that plan, I switched […]

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