Monday run summary

day 245 The week has been distracting to say the least with the coronavirus news. I only had one marathon canceled on me so far but it dealt me a major blow and I haven’t really run much. It shouldn’t affect me emotionally. I know I should run with or without the race, but it… Continue reading Monday run summary

weekly run summary

Day 235 / week 6 Monday: rest Tuesday: 4 mi Wednesday: none Thursday: 4 Friday: 14-15 Saturday: hiking buckhollow-hanzel river loop – 20 mi (ran about final 2 mi downhill); completed in 7 hours Sunday: 10k race total: 28 mi + 20 mi hiking Due to various reasons mainly tireness and being lazy, I didn’t… Continue reading weekly run summary


Day 218 Finally got my training started for this season. Maybe when I have time I will post why it took two months to get it off running. I blamed it on Post-Marathon Blue. I will cheat a little and count the Sunday in San Diego as my Day 1/ 0. -Sunday: 26.2 miles. ran… Continue reading Run

Training soon

Day 203 I should start running again. I checked my schedule. I don’t really have that much time to be slacking off. Ideally, I should start building my base now. I don’t know if I will get into the 70-mile race yet. Some have gotten in. There is no announcement yet if the race is… Continue reading Training soon

short post

day 162 I will keep it short as I have to sleep soon. Thank you faithful readers for reading my stuff. I don’t think I am that entertaining but it is encouraging there is someone out there reading my rants and complaints. I am about to finish my second week of training and looking back,… Continue reading short post


Day 160 It is only a couple days into my training, and I already encountered trade-offs and sacrifices. Yesterday I went to a birthday party and with that I couldn’t made the run. I was supposed to do 8 miles but it was 9 pm by the time I was free. I could have made… Continue reading Sacrifice