Chicago Marathon Part 3

The start was very slow, no surprise given the monstrous size of the event. It was just like the video I had seen on YouTube. I used that video to motivate myself, and see myself running that same course. What do you know, here I was, and it was exactly as I imagined. As the […]

Chicago Marathon Part 1

As the alarm went off at 5am, unbelievably there was the urge to roll over and go back to sleep. The reason for being in Chicago, the months of training-the bragging-and it was sleepy time. That wasn’t going to happen. It was a brief feeling, perhaps a little apprehensiveness for what was to come. After […]