Monthly Archives: January 2011

3rd place at High Cloud Snapple Half Marathon


Right now I can’t decide whether to try to take a nap or write this blog. I’m shooting for the latter as so many thoughts are swimming around in my head that I think it will be impossible to sleep. … Continue reading

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What Does 50K Feel Like?


One of my triathlon teammates (thanks, Marisa!) commented on my blog yesterday and said she’s looking forward to reading what it feels like to run 50K. So am I! I’ve been wondering what it will be like and how I’ll … Continue reading

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Fitting it all in…training to a schedule


I am very fortunate to work as a freelance training developer and editor, and a part-time one at that. I set my own schedule, so I can pretty much train any time I want between the hours of 7:45am and … Continue reading

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The First Tale…or how racingtales got started


Back in 1984, when I was 11 years old, the school PE teacher recruited me to participate in a marathon relay against other schools across the region. Teams of six or so took turns running 800m legs around a track … Continue reading

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