6 Hours of Saint Fons

6 Hours of Saint Fons

When previewing this race yesterday I wrote: While I should be aiming for a nice, steady 50K to 60K outing, I may well pull up less than 5K in. Indeed, I figure if I get through two hours I will probably get through six, but I am really 50/50 on getting to the 10K...
Ah, Dammit!

Ah, Dammit!

So this is basically exactly what I didn’t want. I have been feeling sick the last couple of days so I took yesterday off, and then today didn’t run in the morning either. I waited for the evening when I would leave work and run to meet Jamie at his...
Tibialis Anterior Tendon Inflammation

Tibialis Anterior Tendon Inflammation

Tibialis Anterior Tendon Inflammation. Or, in other words, ouch. It seems to me that, after some research and reading, the most likely explanation for the injury I have in my left leg is an inflamed tendon. Here’s what the Sports Injury Clinic has to say about...
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...
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....