Marathon was a disaster. Passed Out at Mile 15.

The 2016 Marine Corps Marathon was last Sunday. I received this message from my friend Kara on Sunday night: My first reaction was physical. Goosebumps. My first thought was: What?! You passed out and ran another 11 miles to the finish? That’s Crazy Town. Then, after a moment of reflection, I was envious. This just might […]

Marathon Training: Long Runs and Daydreams

It’s late August. That means children are headed back to school and runners are ramping up their mileage in preparation for the fall half marathon and marathon season. Many of my running friends are dealing with the fact that the race they so signed up for back in the early days of summer, (when anything […]