Category Archives: Running

Woodside 35k

I did my first long distance race for the season oday. Did a 20 mile run in Woodside California. It was quite hilly and it was perfect weather. I’m starting to do my build up for the American River 50 … Continue reading

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Avenue of the Giants

Maggie and I drove to Meyers Flat to go camping and run in the avenue of the giants. I ran the marathon and Maggie ran the 10k. Oso really liked camping on the river. Running through the giant sequoias is … Continue reading

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American River 50

I ran in the American river 50 mile race this weekend. I did not end up finishing but it was still an awesome experience. I stopped at 41 miles because I was only walking at that point and I was … Continue reading

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Way too Cool 50k

I ran the Way too Cool 50k on Saturday. Just as the name implies, the run was very cool. 95% trail run in the forest near the confluence of the American River near the town of Cool, CA. The day … Continue reading

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Couples relay

This weekend Maggie and I went to a couples relay in Oakland. We competed with Melissa and Mike and with Sonia and Martin unfortunately they beat our team but we definitely had a good time. In the race each team … Continue reading

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Trail Run

Here is a video of my run on the Western States 100 trail. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Western_States_Endurance_Run http://www.ws100.com/home.html

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Running on WS100 trail

After our night out at forest house I went for a run on the western states 100 trail. It was some of the most scenic running I’ve ever done. I can’t wait to try again someday.

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Wireless Headphones

I bought some Motorola Bluetooth wireless headphones for running. It’s great to be able to run and not have a wire draped down your back. I use it to have cadence while I run the longer distances. Without it I … Continue reading

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Woodside 35k

I raced in the Woodside 35k trail run on Saturday. It was the most beautiful course I’ve ever run and I can’t wait to run it again some day. There were 4 races going on that day. 50k,35k,17k, and 10k. … Continue reading

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Scott Tinley Adventures

I raced at Tinley Adventures again this year. Guy and I make this a yearly trip to race there. I missed last year so it was fun to go back again. This year I decided to try something different and … Continue reading

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Western States 100

Oso and I drove to Foresthill today to watch the Western States 100 run. Foresthill is the 62 mile mark on the course. We walked upcourse about a mile and then ran downcourse about 3 miles. It was a great … Continue reading

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Tri4Real

On Sunday I participated in the Tri for Real triathlon at Rancho Seco Park in Sacramento. I set a personal best for an Olympic distance race 1.5k, 40k, 10k of 2:40. My previous best was 2:45. And that is with … Continue reading

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