UBS 24 II: This Time It’s Serious

UBS 24 II: This Time It’s Serious

OK, I’ll admit the title of this blog post over-sells it a little but, as for this year, I signed up on Day 1 of registration for the Ultra Boucle de la Sarra 24 Hour race and I’m really going to be looking forward to running it. It will mark the third...
Jamie’s Big Race

Jamie’s Big Race

Today – the day before the Run in Lyon Marathon – is a day for preparation, rest, getting psyched up, and watching the little kids of the city take on their own ‘marathon’ course. The Pitch Marathoons (yep, spelled that way) is run on the...
Choices

Choices

It’s more or less decision day: will I run the Run in Lyon Marathon or not? A couple of things need to weighed against each other in making the choice. First, there’s the injury. My left leg still hurts, if I spend too much time walking, running, or...
Running the Numbers

Running the Numbers

My leg is still painful and while it is better than it was on the weekend it is still not perfect. I am moving about easier on it and I have been trying my best not to place any stress on it and I think, overall, this is helping. As well, in line with advice from...
Review: Garmin Vivoactive 3

Review: Garmin Vivoactive 3

So my new Garmin Vivoactive 3 arrived on Saturday and I have had a couple of days to play around with it, get a feel for the relatively new UX, and test it out as a sports watch and fitness tracker. Sure, I haven’t really had a chance to run with it yet as I am...
Tempo Chrono!

Tempo Chrono!

I mentioned in yesterday’s post that last night was going to be a Boys’ Night, and it was. Jamie didn’t get to stay up too late but he did see C├ęcile and her friend leave for dinner before getting into bed just a couple of minutes after his regular...