Boys’ Night

Boys’ Night

Cécile is heading out with a friend for dinner tonight and leaving Jamie and I behind for what the two of us just call Boys’ Night. Boys’ Night is a night for the boys. it doesn’t have to be about doing anything other than just hanging out and, this...
Something’s Wrong…

Something’s Wrong…

A quick recap of the last week: Sunday: Finished the 175K Ultratour du Leman – sore and a little hard to walk on tired legs, but otherwise OK. Monday: Rest. Tuesday: Rest: Wednesday: Rest Thursday: Short 5K run, felt good. Friday: Short 6K run, felt good....
New Toy!

New Toy!

My birthday present – a Garmin Vivoactive 3 – arrived today via Amazon. Review, feedback, and lots more coming soon, but right now I am just happy to have a new toy to play with! 🙂 Can you keep up with me? If you want to keep up with my training and racing...
Saintelyon? I’m In

Saintelyon? I’m In

So that didn’t take too long after all. After yesterday’s post where I was musing on what I might aim for next I bit the bullet last night and snapped up a bib for the 2017 Saintelyon. My motivation? I’m interested in running La 180 one day and I...
What’s Next?

What’s Next?

So the big goal of the year has been achieved. I’m happy, content, and a little bit proud that I achieved what I set out to do last year. But achieving that goal means I have to start thinking about the next goal. Or, on other, words: what’s next? Well to...
So How Did I Do?

So How Did I Do?

On Saturday and before the start of the Ultratour du Leman I set out three goals for the race. So how did I do? The first goal was to finish in the time limit. The time limit was 30 hours and so I had to be back at the race headquarters by 1:00pm on Sunday to hit this...