Category Archives: Training

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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Race for the ring

Today Maggie and I did the race for the ring scavenger hunt again. This is our third year participating. It is really fun riding all over downtown Sacramento looking for clues. We did well but not well enough for a … 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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Bike race lodi

I got to see a little bit of the bike races in Lodi this weekend. I worked the morning at Campbell’s and then watched the race before heading home to do some more work. I can’t wait until these jobs … Continue reading

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