Marathon #1 – Rock ‘n Roll San Antonio – 11/11/12

[BACKDATED RACE REPORT: Marathon #1 / Overall #1 / State #1 Rock ‘n Roll Marathon-San Antonio San Antonio, TX 11/11/12 Marathon… 26.2 miles, 42.19 km. This is where it all began, the 2012 Rock ‘n Roll Marathon in San Antonio, TX. Having never ran a marathon before, I’m sure there were many anxious thoughts running … More Marathon #1 – Rock ‘n Roll San Antonio – 11/11/12

Marathon #9 – Medtronic Twin Cities Marathon – 10/5/14

[BACKDATED RACE REPORT Marathon #9 / Overall #11 / State #4 (Minnesota) Medtronic Twin Cities Marathon Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN 10/5/14 Earlier this year in May I had a horrible oblique strain on my left side, which literally put me OUT of any training for 2 months straight. In the meantime, I had also been starting … More Marathon #9 – Medtronic Twin Cities Marathon – 10/5/14

Marathon #10 – McAllen Marathon – 12/14/14

[BEGIN BACKDATED RACE REPORT: Marathon #10 / Overall #14 McAllen Marathon McAllen, TX 12/14/14 This was an “add-on” race a week after Isle du Bois 55k the weekend before. That Saturday evening, I had attended our singles’ Christmas Party. I met up with my teammates on race morning to get my bib and shirt… So … More Marathon #10 – McAllen Marathon – 12/14/14

Marathon #5 – Rock ‘n Roll San Antonio – 11/17/13

[BACKDATED RACE REPORT: Marathon #5 / Overall #6 Rock ‘n Roll-San Antonio San Antonio, TX 11/17/13 It had been one month since my “Spark Overdose” from the Hill Country marathon… Never that again haha.. So I had been part of RuNsane Running (running team in Harlingen, TX) since February of this year, and the team … More Marathon #5 – Rock ‘n Roll San Antonio – 11/17/13

Ultra #16 – Capt’n Karl’s Reveille Peak “Hurricane” 60k – 8/26-27/17

Ultra #16 / Overall #48 Capt’n Karl’s Reveille Peak 60k (last of the nighttime 60k series) Burnet, TX August 26-27, 2017 Reveille Peak is the last of the Capt’n Karls summer night time trail series. Last year I had done all 4 60k’s and got the belt buckle for completing the challenge. Two weeks after … More Ultra #16 – Capt’n Karl’s Reveille Peak “Hurricane” 60k – 8/26-27/17

Marathon #4 – Inaugural Hill Country Marathon with subsequent “Spark” (1,200 mg caffeine) overdose – 10/21/13

[BEGIN BACKDATED RACE REPORT: Marathon #4 / Overall #5 Hill Country Marathon And the subsequent 1,200 mg¬†caffeine overdose¬†with visit to the ER after Marble Falls, TX 10/21/13 So I had been training for the 2013 Rock ‘n Roll San Antonio Marathon with friends from my running team RuNsane Running from the valley. I’ve already done … More Marathon #4 – Inaugural Hill Country Marathon with subsequent “Spark” (1,200 mg caffeine) overdose – 10/21/13

Excursion to TJ’s before Marathon #31 – Rock ‘n Roll San Diego – 6/3-4/17

Marathon #31 / Overall #46 Rock ‘n Roll Marathon San Diego San Diego, CA 6/4/17 Long story short, this race got added onto my 2016-17 calendar because the Big D marathon in April got cancelled in Dallas. Otherwise, I would’ve never looked into or thought about San Diego. Once again, this shows that sometimes (or … More Excursion to TJ’s before Marathon #31 – Rock ‘n Roll San Diego – 6/3-4/17

Marathon #8 – Oklahoma City Memorial Marathon – 4/27/14

[BEGIN BACKDATED RACE REPORT: Marathon #8 / Overall #10 / State #3 (Oklahoma) Oklahoma City Memorial Marathon Oklahoma City, OK 4/27/14 I had been running with RuNsane Running for about a year now, and this was the first ever marathon that my friend Angie (former medical school clerkship coordinator) had been planning to run for … More Marathon #8 – Oklahoma City Memorial Marathon – 4/27/14