Marathon #36 – Texas Threesome Day 1 – 5/26/18

Marathon #36 / Overall #56 The Texas Threesome – Day 1 Saturday, May 26, 2018 Dallas, TX (Bachman Lake Park) Even though this is running in 3 mile loops, there’s something about this race that still makes it appealing, more so the comradery, and… sock monkey and his whole family came!! LOL. This was not … More Marathon #36 – Texas Threesome Day 1 – 5/26/18

Journey Towards the 100 miler – Ultra #18 – Brazos Bend 100 – 12/9-10/17

Ultra #18 / Overall #52 / 1st 100 miler (161 km) Brazos Bend 100 Brazos Bend State Park, Needville, TX December 9-10, 2017 [WARNING: LENGTHY RACE REPORT BELOW. PLEASE ENSURE ADEQUATE READING TIME OR READ IN MULTIPLE INCREMENTS/INTERVALS]   To God be the glory as I successfully completed my first (and probably only) 100 miler … More Journey Towards the 100 miler – Ultra #18 – Brazos Bend 100 – 12/9-10/17

Marathon #34 – Novant Health Charlotte Marathon – 11/11/17 (pre-Thanksgiving 42k…)

Marathon #34 / Overall #51 / State #15 (North Carolina) Novant Health Charlotte Marathon Charlotte, NC 11/11/17 5 years since first marathon (11/11/12) This marathon happened to be on the exact same day (November 11th) that I ran my first ever marathon back on 11/11/12, exactly 5 years ago, and 50 races ago. Actually, this … More Marathon #34 – Novant Health Charlotte Marathon – 11/11/17 (pre-Thanksgiving 42k…)

Marathon #2 – metroPCS Dallas Marathon – 12/9/12

[BEGIN BACKDATED RACE REPORT: Marathon #2 / Overall #2 metroPCS Dallas Marathon Dallas, TX 12/9/12 Looking back, I honestly felt not too bad after my first marathon – Rock ‘n Roll San Antonio on 11/11/12! The weekend after I managed to do a short 9 mile long run downtown along Fredericksburg Rd. The following weekend … More Marathon #2 – metroPCS Dallas Marathon – 12/9/12

Marathon #6 – McAllen Marathon (Inaugural) – 12/15/13

[BEGIN BACKDATED RACE REPORT: Marathon #6 / Overall #7 Inaugural McAllen Marathon McAllen, TX 12/15/13 One month after the hot and scorching Rock ‘n Roll Marathon with the RuNsane Running team in San Antonio, I decided to sign up for the inaugural McAllen Marathon, held on December 15, 2013. Of note, this is the weekend … More Marathon #6 – McAllen Marathon (Inaugural) – 12/15/13

Marathon #33 – Steamtown Marathon – 10/8/17

Marathon #33 / Overall #49 / State #14 (Pennsylvania) Steamtown Marathon Forest City to Scranton, PA October 8, 2017 Steamtown – that’s the nickname of this northeastern Pennsylvania city named Scranton, also known as the Electric City. This year, according to the race director Jim, had to be the steamiest Steamtown of all times… Historically, … More Marathon #33 – Steamtown Marathon – 10/8/17