Category Archives: Races

Races

I want you (to run a 5K, or 10K, or a half…)

I have this terrible habit of making people want to run races. If they’re never ran before, I can talk them into running a 5k. If they have a few short races under their belt, a half marathon isn’t out … Continue reading

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Hot Chocolate 15K

On this chilly Chicago morning, I hoofed it down to Grant Park and ran a 15K (9.3 miles) with 30,000 other runners. Due to some stellar previous races, I got a coveted “Corral A” bib, meaning I got to start … Continue reading

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Cruise Director

After the 15K tomorrow, I’ve planned a brunch get together for all of the runnerds (Runner-Nerds) to socialize and talk about nothing but running.  I love planning dinner parties but large gatherings that don’t have a definitive start time (because … Continue reading

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1,000 Words

I picked up my race packet today for this weekend’s 15k. It seems life has found ways to play jokes on me at every turn.

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