Welcome to Running Dangerously, my new blog site.
I started writing this blog last year after I struggled through two half marathons — the Great Smokey Mountains Half and the Fort4Fitness half marathon in Fort Wayne. Today, I signed up for the Oct. 14 Purdue Boilermaker Half Marathon. I plan to run a 10K on Sunday, then I must begin training in earnest. … Continue reading Fall half marathon
As the calendar turns to May, I thought I’d look back at an eventful April. Since this is supposed to be a running blog, I’ll get the running out right away. I ran a pair of 5K races in April. One, the Mastodon Stomp, raises money for the women’s track team at IPFW, our local … Continue reading Eventful month of geocaching and a pair of races
Tuesday, we flew back to Indiana after a week in Florida. Wednesday, I went for my first run in a week. I spent a week in Florida and not once did I run. I’m such a slacker at times. I came up with tons of excuses not to run: too hot, too windy, territory too … Continue reading Back home again in Indiana
On Friday (Feb. 24), we hit a record high 71 degrees Fahrenheit in Fort Wayne. When my wife and I took our dog out for a walk in the morning, I mentioned that it was 70 degrees. My body seems to be able to tell the difference in the air when the temp hits 70. … Continue reading Dip in temperature