Category Archives: Fitness

Running is altering my lexicon

My freshman high school was made of a series of circles. They forced us to run around the gym circle 14 times. They said this was a mile and a half. It was miserable and usually half of it involved … Continue reading

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Excuses

I’m really good at coming up with excuses not to run. Like today, for example, my legs hurt and it is raining. So, I couldn’t run today; that’d be absurd. I’m doing my warm up walk as I write this. … Continue reading

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Why Bike?

I should bike to work every day. I could tell you how super “green” I am, and how I need to bike to save the planet. That would be lying though; I’m more selfish than that. I am entirely for … Continue reading

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Cold Weather Running: Day 2

Worse. Noticeably colder! Only a few degrees colder than last time, but that makes a big difference with a cold breeze added in. It wasn’t miserable though. It was do-able. I set out for 3 miles, and I accomplished 3 … Continue reading

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Cold Weather Running: Day 1

Brrr! It got chilly out. No more running in the perfect 60 degree weather anymore. Wasn’t sure what all I needed to wear. I just knew my hands would freeze. What I ended up wearing windpants, an underarmour all-season long … Continue reading

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RUN!

I ran today. I find that running is far more difficult if I don’t continue to run regularly. I tend to follow a running schedule really well for a week or 2, but then take a week or 2 off … Continue reading

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