Posted on July 7th, 2014 No comments
July 1st, I kicked off my 18 weeks training for NYC Marathon, and I want to make it to the start line and finish NYC Marathon this year more than anything else.
After yesterday’s 5ml shake out run, someone in Versailles congratulated me for Read the rest of this entry »
Posted on July 5th, 2014 No comments
The weekend of June 28th, I played part of the Western State 100, an endurance ultra-marathon race that I can only dream about ever!
Posted on June 30th, 2014 No comments
This is going to be lesser a race report I guess, so hope I won’t disappoint anyone. It’s a very personal day and race for me in several ways, so I felt it deserves a proper race write-up. Certainly it’s not going to be as epic as Western State 100, but it’s my personal accomplishment nevertheless!!
Prior to 2013, I used to do lots of races and there Read the rest of this entry »
Posted on May 30th, 2014 No comments
Yesterday was the National Running Day, which makes writing this race report even more special. I did an easy and fun 3ml recovery run with friends after work and Kiyoko asked me “how was the race?” I told them it’s an emotional, meaningful and very Read the rest of this entry »
Posted on May 2nd, 2014 No comments
Sometime in mid-March I got my comp entry for Rock n Roll San Francisco, thanks to GU , and the race was on Sunday April 6th. I have been going to physical therapy for my plantar fasciitis and Achilles tendinitis for several weeks already, and my doctor had just Ok me to start jogging but not too fast or too much. But I really missed the energy and excitement of running a race, it’s very hard Read the rest of this entry »
Posted on April 4th, 2014 No comments
Happy Friday everyone!! The weather is rainy and gloomy in SF Bay Area today, but I hope that doesn’t stop you from going out and do something fun this weekend!
In my previous post I have mentioned that I would randomly pick two winners for free race entry into the Reebok Spartan Race
Posted on April 1st, 2014 No comments
This is not April Fool joke Are you an obstacle race fan? Hardcore beast? I am giving away two Spartan Race entry — the #1 obstacle racing event!!
Last week I received Read the rest of this entry »
Posted on February 14th, 2014 No comments
Setting alarm for 5:10am wake-up is something that hasn’t happened for a very long time, and here I am getting up early for a race again — the Brazen Bay Breeze Half Marathon on Sat 2/16. This would be my Read the rest of this entry »
Posted on February 10th, 2014 No comments
Couple weeks ago I heard my calling during my runs, and it’s not just about running!
On a weekend in mid Jan, I was running at Steven Creek Reservoir and took a different route following other Striders. As I was coming out of the trail running up onto Mt Eden Read the rest of this entry »
Posted on February 2nd, 2014 No comments
This morning I was running the Penitencia Creek Trail & South Rim Trail at Alum Rock. Forecast said 30% shower at 9:00am, but I didn’t prepare to run into headwind and pouring rain. It reminded me the year we ran CIM, and somehow it felt like previous life. This morning the trails got muddy and slippery, and the worst was the cold. In a fun and maybe a bit nonsense Read the rest of this entry »