Marathon #11 – Goodlife Fitness Toronto Marathon – 5/3/15

[BEGIN BACKDATED RACE REPORT: Marathon #11 / Overall #16 / Country #2 (Canada) Goodlife Fitness Toronto Marathon Toronto, ON, Canada 5/3/15 I had been planning on doing this race since the latter half of 2014 while I was training for the Twin Cities Marathon, while I was still recovering from my debilitating oblique injury. I … More Marathon #11 – Goodlife Fitness Toronto Marathon – 5/3/15

Ultra #5 – Rocky Raccoon 50 miler – 2/7/15

[BEGIN BACKDATED RACE REPORT FOR 2/7/15: Ultra #5 / Overall #15 Rocky Raccoon 50 miler (Tejas Trails) Huntsville State Park 2/7/15 “I have to finish, I already put the [50 miles] sticker on my car.” The Rocky 50 happened as a result of my injury from the double half marathons on New Years Day. I had been planning on doing the Rocky … More Ultra #5 – Rocky Raccoon 50 miler – 2/7/15

Marathon #12 – Rock ‘n Roll Seattle – 6/13/15

[BEGIN BACKDATED RACE REPORT FOR JUNE 13, 2015: Marathon #12 / Overall #17 / State #5 (Washington) Race: Rock ‘n Roll Seattle Marathon Date: 6/13/15 Location: Seattle, WA The Rock ‘n Roll Seattle Marathon was a race that I had decided on doing upon completing the Goodlife Fitness Toronto Marathon on 5/3/15. I flew into … More Marathon #12 – Rock ‘n Roll Seattle – 6/13/15

Marathon #30 – Raccoon Mountain Marathon – 3/18/17

Raccoon Mountain Marathon Marathon #30 / Overall #44 / State #11 (Tennessee) 3/18/17 Chattanooga, TN This race saved my trip plans to Atlanta/Augusta, GA, when I got the chance to visit my buddy Alex who was stationed in Augusta. I originally had looked into the Publix Georgia Marathon on 3/19/17, but did not realize that … More Marathon #30 – Raccoon Mountain Marathon – 3/18/17

Ultra #6 – Pedernales Falls 60k (6/27-28/15)

[BEGIN BACKDATED RACE REPORT FOR JUNE 27-28, 2015: Ultramarathon #6, First 60k, Overall marathon+ race #18 Race: Pedernales Falls 60k – Capt’n Karls night time trail series Date: 6/27-28/15 Location: Pedernales Fall State Park, near Johnson City, TX It had been only two weeks after the Rock ‘n Roll Seattle Marathon on 6/13/15, AND that … More Ultra #6 – Pedernales Falls 60k (6/27-28/15)

Ultra #14 – Cowtown 50k (Ft. Worth) – 2/26/17

Cowtown Ultra 50k – 2/26/17. 43rd lifetime marathon+ race overall (one week following the Springfoot El Paso Marathon) Having ran with “props” before… I went to the Party City off Sunland Park in El Paso where they had their last Large/XL cow costume left… But it was like a fleece jacket-type material. Lows would be … More Ultra #14 – Cowtown 50k (Ft. Worth) – 2/26/17

Marathon #29 – Springfoot El Paso Marathon – Journey as a first time marathon pacer – 2/19/17

I had the opportunity to serve as a volunteer pacer for the 2017 Springfoot (Michelob Ultra) El Paso Marathon – a.k.a. we were part of the race itself! Ever since I had moved from San Antonio to El Paso, I had made an effort to get plugged in thru almost every aspect of my (former … More Marathon #29 – Springfoot El Paso Marathon – Journey as a first time marathon pacer – 2/19/17