Getting ready for tomorrow’s Creemore Vertical: 25 KM of vertical trails by drinking Pastis (I am dreaming of a Perroquet but I don’t have any mint syrop) and copying songs to my ipod. I know I will regret this. I just know it but … I am looking forward to the race. My running has … Continue reading Get Outside
Don’t feel right… It don’t feel, it don’t feel, I can’t feel it no moreSeems to me nowadays things have changedI don’t know if I feel the same If, like me, you are a Roots fan, than the above needs no explanation. Well… of course it does not feel the same. I have not been … Continue reading Where the hell is my head?
Yes, I give you permission to shoot me – or at least hit me with a baseball bat (easier to get your hands on in Canada) if I ever stop running again for reasons other than being dead. I did a 5 km last night (was cold and windy) and another one this morning and … Continue reading Shoot me!
I do most of my road running on Queen Street West. I know it is kind of mad to dodge traffic and people, stop at lights and pay attention to streetcars but… I love Queen Street and I live off Queen Street West and work at Queen Street East so it makes for a great … Continue reading Running on Queen Street West
Long hiatus from blogging – too much work. Long hiatus from running – again too much work. I am going back to running today and will run 5 times a week without fail for the foreseeable future. As Stowe told me once (twice or 3 times really) I need to prioritize my running. When I … Continue reading Returning to running
At the start of the line: Tahoe Triple Day 1 The adventure of a lifetime. Although we did quite poorly in the Tahoe Triple it was quite an adventure. I have to admit that I have never been so out of my league in my entire life…I almost died! The Tahoe Triple runners were incredible. … Continue reading Tahoe Triple (Final)
Warren’s ski house: our home for the Tahoe Triple week in Lake Tahoe. My great friend Adriana gave us home made almond cookies for the flight. They were fantastic. Kept us on a nice sugar high during the flight. Upon arriving in San Francisco we were starving. We checked into the Holiday Inn by the … Continue reading Tahoe Triple Part II and all the other installments!
This will be a multi part post. If you don’t know about the Tahoe Triple then you need to start by reading this post. I decided to enroll the team (Paul, Mr T and Clare) into the Tahoe adventure. The boys for the Triple and Clare for anything she can do. This is a recap … Continue reading Tahoe Triple Part I
I am looking forward to Triple Tahoe. It will be exciting. I haven’t packed or prepared anything and that will need to be completed tonight to make sure that I can still pick up or buy what I will be missing. We have a few hours in San Francisco so we can always drop by … Continue reading The 6633 Ultra 2007
From Paul this morning: "It is only a triple marathon, you should not prepare too much for that!" Right on! Continue reading Preparedness? Ah.. who needs it?