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A Jamba Sandwich

sounds messy…… This morning I sandwiched a run to Jamba Juice between two bike rides on my Schwinn.  I left my house a few minutes after 6 so I had […]

Two for Tuesday (squared)

First – rode to Marie Kerr with as much detours and deviation as time would allow – 6.5 miles. Note- when I ride to and from practice I ride my […]

Biggest Loser 2011 begins

The Block Bikes Biggest Loser contest of 2011 has officially begun! Last year, was the first year of the contest and I WON IT!  My starting weight was 187.4 pounds! […]

Brenna Hill

Several years ago, my kids and I ran our “Gilligans Island” loop. When we got to Gilligan’s Island the small group I had that day decided to go just a […]
Brenna Hill

Nice Sunday Run

This morning at 6:30 I met Chuck and Lauren on the aqueduct for a run. Chuck and Lauren had started 45 minutes earlier, so they were just finishing their first […]

50 something kids

I updated my list of new runners in the Hillview Summer XC program. As of this morning there have been more than 50 different runners come and run with me. […]

I found a new exercise

It is called stand on a ladder and saw all the dead fronds off the palm tree…… I am exhausted…… First, it was another nice day at XC practice at […]

I forgot Smokey’s collar

Yesterday I had Smokey shaved. The kind folks over at Critter Country did the honors. When I picked her up, I forgot her collar. Today, Cheryl asked about the collar […]

A new year begins

Each summer I invite my students to come train with me at Marie Kerr Park. I also invite new students to join in. This morning was our first practice of […]

Yo Yo (again)

First – a side note:  This last week was the last week of our school year. This always makes it pretty busy for us teachers. Of course, now we get […]

Recovery Week

At Hillview, track season has ended and cross country club has begun. This is sort of a preseason for our cross country summer training season. Whatever we call it, kids […]
Recovery Week

Hemet Ride

Today is visit the inlaws day. Typically I enjoy a game on the couch. Today, however, I decided to bring my bike and go for a ride. I headed North […]

mixing it up…..

1) rode to school again. 2) recovery run with the team. 3) rode home – felt really dead, probably the heat…. 4) Tonight was the first Wednesday night  ride for […]