2016 Colorado Marathon

Snowy. That’s my race report. Thanks for coming! Ok, maybe a little bit more info here … Back in 2009, this race was my first ever 26.2 miles. My wife was pregnant with our 4th child, I was working at a startup in a Director role, and following a training plan meticulously. That included 2am

A Name For What Ails Me

It’s no secret that 2015 was not a year of running for me. The first half of the year I chalked up to life. Kids activities, school happenings, and work. That right there fills a great deal of time. I squeezed in my favorite road race which is the Colfax Half Marathon … Running with

Where the hell are you?

The past 5 months have been an adventure of being overwhelmed with no balance. Thanks to the ankle incident of 2015 on one of my favorite trails, running came to a halt. Okay, I was still an idiot and did 30 miles with 8,000 feet of climbing at the Run Rabbit Run 100 in Steamboat.

All About the Hot Chocolate

They really seem to have a race for every type of motivation. Whether it be a half marathon for wine or pub crawl. A race all around chocolate? Bring it on. My wife wanted a target to train for so the Hot Chocolate race was a natural. You might think it was the chocolate that

Ankle Post-Ultra

“Wow I can’t believe you went 30 miles up and down 2 mountains on that ankle!” Thank you? Looking back at Run Rabbit Run 100, I am well aware I was in the worst shape I have been in over the past 6 years. No running for 3 months and increased stress levels of life