The 5th Avenue Mile is one of my favorite races. Last year I completed a dream, which was to run a sub 5 minute mile at the race and since then its always had a place in my heart. Unfortunately running 1 Mile as fast as you can has NOTHING to do with Ironman training.
After 3 years of hard work and 5 Marathons I have finally gotten into the Boston Marathon! In November of 2008 I ran my first race (NYCM) after starting to run that summer. I missed Boston by 5 minutes, my qualifying time being 3:10. In 2010 I set out to attain a Boston entry and
I love me a good 5k… Who doesn’t? It’s a race where you get to run as fast as you can, pedal to the metal, for 3 quick miles! Erica Sara convinced me to run in the 911 Heroes Run on the morning of the anniversary of the attacks. It seemed like a worthy way
My brother Jeff and I (he has been asking me to take him for the last 7 years) set off on the 7 Train around 6:15PM. We were pretty excited because we would get to see the #1 ranked men’s and women’s players. Arriving right on time we fought our way through the slow moving