Monthly Archives: November 2018

Running and Thinking about a Spring Marathon

Marathon running when I’m thinking about spring.

As much as I may complain about the heat of summer…I prefer running in the warmth of the sun vs. the cold nights of winter.  When old man winter comes to town I start thinking about spring marathons.

The Wrightsville Beach Marathon, race weekend has it all, (Marathon, Half-marathon, 5k and mile races) a fast course, scenic location, waterfront views, and multiple bridge crossings.  Start your racing year off right and come run with me as I open up my spring running season at the Wrightsville Beach Marathon.

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Looking for some running inspiration?  I’ll be at the expo with copies of my books Running to Leadville and 26.2 Tips to run your best marathon (or any race for that matter)

Running to Leadville is a story that only a runner could tell.  A story as much about life as it is about a 100-mile trail race known as the race across the sky.  A tale about a boy, a girl and a tragic twist of faith.  The story comes together as a young man finds himself and a new outlook on life at 12,600 ft on the mountain pass known as Hope Pass.

26.2 Tips to run your best MARATHON is a collection of lessons learned from my racing career where I’ve run fast and not so fast.  This book is perfect for the first time marathon runner or the veteran who is looking to improve their finishing times.  26.2 Tips bridges the gap between training and racing.