Getting Ready For Race Day: Middle Distance Local Races

On Saturday, I raced my first 15K. I loved the distance.  It was much more challenging than a 10K, but didn’t require nearly as much training and preparation as a half marathon.  I think that I would prepare similarly for a winter 10K as I did in the days leading up to this race, however […]

Race Recap: Ted Corbitt Classic

On Saturday, I ran the Ted Corbitt Classic, a 15K in Central Park. Although I do much of my training in Central Park, the route of this race is different from my usual training route.  In the weeks leading up to the race, I ran several of my training runs on portions of the course; […]

Race Recap: Join The Voices

This morning, I ran in Join the Voices, a five-mile race in Central Park benefiting Voices Against Brain Cancer. New York Road Runners organizes a number of races throughout the year in collaboration with charitable organizations.  Heartfelt speeches are often given at the start.  But the ones that really get to me are the ones […]