The Challenge: 2 races, 1 day

The Challenge: 2 races, 1 day

The 6th annual Oakland Running Festival was this past weekend and I wanted to try something different. I’ve finished the Oakland full marathon 4 times and the half marathon once (dressed as the Incredible Hulk). This year I decided to take on the “Run The...
Phoenix Marathon: The After Party

Phoenix Marathon: The After Party

We’ve covered the before and during of the Phoenix Marathon experience, but I wanted to take a look at what happened AFTER. There was something unique that happened at this race that I have not experienced before… and that is saying something. The Love...
Phoenix Marathon: Let’s Get Social

Phoenix Marathon: Let’s Get Social

What happens when you have a bunch of runners armed with the power of social media all in one place at one time? An epic meet up and tweet up of course. This past weekend was the Phoenix Marathon and with so many of us being connected through our blogs or via...
RnR Vegas (Race 3 of 3)

RnR Vegas (Race 3 of 3)

Previously, on PavementRunner.com: After running a half marathon PR on Saturday at Revel Canyon City, and then running on Sunday at the Inaugural Disneyland Avengers Half Marathon dressed as Capt. America, at 5:30 am, I quickly made my way to the airport to hop on a...
Disneyland Avengers Half (Race 2 of 3)

Disneyland Avengers Half (Race 2 of 3)

Previously, on PavementRunner.com: At the Revel Canyon City Half Marathon the day before, I raced down a mountain and finished 13.1 miles faster than I ever have in my entire life… ok, it was by 49 seconds, but it sounds MUCH more dramatic when I type it out the...