I’m starting to think about MdS as a restful vacation with a bit running thrown in. I’m not underestimating the desert...
Liza Howard is a national champion runner with multiple records in distances ranging from marathons to 100 mile trail races.
I had some sleep last night and now I’m feeling all inspired and peppy. I got up at 4 this morning to run with some road running friends — and their friends — who were running on a new greenbelt path near my house. It brought back nice memories of running with the good folks at Final Kick in Virginia Beach when marathons [...]Liza
I got in around 2:30 this morning from Albuquerque, and I was dreading the day, but after a bit of fist shaking at the gods first thing this morning, it’s been okay –thanks to some very good mom friends and a bit more caffeine than usual. The run hasn’t happened yet, of course. It’s 9:30pm, so “yet” [...]Liza
My friend Olga sent me a link to this video of Steve Jones in a 10,000 meter race. It’s awesome and and I wanted to make sure you all had seen it. Thanks again Olga. [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UlinW5ZwzGc&feature=related] I sent the video to my running buddies when I first saw it. Then T. told a friend who was [...]Liza
So there’s a bit of altitude here in Albuquerque. I had the most pitiful run around the Albuquerque Academy campus (above) earlier tonight. The tumbleweeds were blowing around a lot faster than I was moving. This one in particular. I took a lot of pictures of the tumbleweeds here during breaks in the class. They’re just so [...]Liza
It’s 11pm and I’m sitting in the Dallas airport. We just got off the plane that was supposed to take us to Albuquerque because one of the window deicers wasn’t working. This was known before we boarded, while we boarded, and for the twenty minutes we sat on the plane waiting to take off. There are lots of young soldiers on [...]Liza