Category Archives: Running

It’s all hot air

New York – > Chicago 2.5 hrs 712 miles This week has been non stop, even more so that usual. On Monday I flew to Chicago for a business trip and had the pleasure of staying in the beautiful Peninsula … Continue reading

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As legend goes, the word ‘marathon’ comes from ancient Greece, where Phedippides is said to have run from the battlefield in Marathon to announce that the Persians had been defeated. After running the entire distance and proclaiming the news, Phedippides … Continue reading

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Marathons and mud

I haven’t been running any marathons or even any distance further than 5 or 6 miles since the Brooklyn Half Marathon in May but I have been participating in NYRR races with the hope of running the New York Marathon … Continue reading

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Moonlighting in California

Work sometimes brings me to beautiful places and best of all is when I get to run along the coast and escape the brutal New York winter. Last week I found myself in Half Moon Bay in California at the … Continue reading

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Running and writing

When I was growing up, I hated running and writing with a passion. A short two page essay for my English homework would have me agonizing for hours and would only ever be written at the eleventh hour. Once I … Continue reading

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