Runner James Thoughts on running and life from an eleven-time marathoner living in Toronto.

On Being a Marathoner 0

On Being a Marathoner

It’s pretty easy to say, “never again” in the midst of a marathon, and even in the days following. But every time I run one, by the time three or...

Week Ten, Nothing Rhymes 0

Week Ten, Nothing Rhymes

We that was fun. 29km today (great run, felt awesome) and 30km the rest of the week. 59km total including a very good 14km hill workout earlier in the week....

What’s Next? 0

What’s Next?

Training this time around has been all about one thing – focusing on a single goal race. That means no Chilly Half Marathon, no Around the Bay Road Race. Just...

Week Nice, Doing Fine 0

Week Nice, Doing Fine

Another week, another four workouts, another 48km run. And happily, I’m still feeling great. This was supposed to be the step-back week – when we dropped back in our mileage...

Week Eight, Feeling Great 0

Week Eight, Feeling Great

26km on Sunday (and a hilly route it was). Battled a cold and still put in 42km for the week. Nothing major in terms of aches and pains, just a...

Week Seven…done 0

Week Seven…done

One more week behind me – this one featured 47km of running, including three runs in Florida, and five runs total. We’re up to 23km on Sunday with more to...