So, last weekend I ran in my first race as a non-full-time athlete. Going into the event, I had my apprehensions. This being the first year in over a decade that I didn't start "training" on May 1st, I wasn't sure that my fitness would get me through the ~12 miles of road running ahead [...]
This morning, I heard a bird chirp. I heard a bird chirp moments after I had slipped out the door to be welcomed by moderate temperatures and a sun that rose before I got out of bed. Birds, warmth and sun can only mean one thing: Championship Season. Late winter is a special time in the [...]
Perhaps the reason we ski.