Photograph by Emily Bryden We are two weeks away from the Tahoe Triple. I am not ready… or maybe I should simply say that I am as ready as I am going to be. I am not sure what prompted me to sign up for the Triple Tahoe… oh yes, I remember: the desire to … Continue reading Triple Tahoe Prep: We are ready or are we?
There will be no running tomorrow. I was planning on doing the 5 Peaks half marathon tomorrow but Clinton – the cat – is sick and needs a vet trip… Continue reading No running tomorrow
Running Updates Sunday August 20 – Saturday August 26– Clare: 29 km (20)– Imran: 10.5 km (10)– Leila: 50 km (50)– Melina: 28 km (15)– Mr. T: 80 km 105.5 km (50) A record for Mr. T!– Paul: 59 km (25)– Sutha: 6 km 14 km (40) The number between brackets is your goal; the … Continue reading Running Sunday August 20 – Saturday August 26
From an LA Daily article via Scott: Covert gets up at 5 AM. He spent the past 38 years and 23 days running. Every morning. He ran more than 130,000 miles in total.The consecutive-days running streak, which began the year he graduated from Burbank High in 1968, is the longest of its kind in the … Continue reading Covert’s record
Nothing like a 5km run to the office to start the day! I will be in my running gear non-stop for the next 5 weeks – that’s how much training I still need to complete for the Triple Tahoe. I am aiming for 10km daily and a long run this weekend (50km) since I failed … Continue reading Running
George Ambler over at The Practice of Leadership has a great post about "how to develop your personal growth plan." Go read it. I am a big fan of mentoring. His post is quite timely as I was thinking about a growth plan for someone I am mentoring as well as for myself – in … Continue reading The long run weekend
Marathon 365This is Richard Bottram’s undertaking: on July 30, 2006 he started his 365 marathon project in Europe. His goal? A daily marathin in over 14 European cities to a total of 15,401 km in memory of his wife Elise Bila who died of lung cancer in 2004.Richard will be running in: Holland, Germany, France, … Continue reading A Marathon a day for a year!
“You must never confuse faith that you will prevail in the end – which you can never afford to lose – with the discipline to confront the most brutal facts of your current reality, whatever they might be.” Faith: we will cross the Triple Tahoe finish lineReality: it is a triple marathon you fools! Be … Continue reading The Stockdale Paradox
Running Updates Sunday July 23 – Saturday July 29– Clare: 20.5 km (20)– Estelle: ?km (0)– Imran: 0 km (10)– Leila: 40 km (50)– Melina: ? (15)– Mr. T: 79 km (50)– Paul: 30km (25)– Sutha: 20 km (40) The number between brackets is your goal the number not in brackets is your actual weekly … Continue reading Running Sunday July 23 – Saturday July 29
Scott Jurek Monica Scholz Akos Konya Lisa Smith-Baden Scott Jurek finishes Badwater with a combined time of 25:41:18 putting him first among men.Congrats Scott! You can check out the Badwater webcast here. This … Continue reading Badwater Race Results 2006