Olympic Finals: Saturday, August 11

Each day I will be listing the medal competitions for the day, along with which athletes from the United States are competing in that event. Today‚Äôs Olympic Finals in Track & Field are: Men’s 50 Kilometer Race Walk at 4:00 AM EDT John Nuun Women’s 20...

GAC Fat Ass 50k – 2012

This evening I went to write today’s journal entry in my copy of the 2012 Runner’s Almanac and realized that today’s quote was quite appropriate. “Pain Is Temporary. Quitting is Forever.”     –Lance Armstrong I drove down...

Great Cranberry Island 50k – 2011

This was my second trip to Great Cranberry Island for the ultramarathon, and I had a great time despite the fact that I didn’t finish the race. The only other time that I dropped out of a race was when I was in high school and I fell down the side of a mountain...

2011 Pineland Farms Festival of Running

Memorial Day Weekend is the official start to Tourist Season in Maine. What better way to celebrate that then by taking part in the Pineland Farms Festival of Running? The Pineland Farms races began as a small event, and has grown to be a family friendly 2-day event...