Monthly Archives: April 2007

Thinking out loud…

The San Antonio Marathon is November 11 this year. That’s 193 days, or about 6.5 months from now.My goal is to break 4:00 (9:10 m/m), in that race or in Dallas in December.My PR is 4:17 (9:49 m/m), so 4:00 … Continue reading

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Weekend workout wrap-up

Early Friday evening, Claudia and I headed to the pool, but forgot that the gym closes at 8:00 on Fridays and the pool closes 30 minutes before that. That only left us with 10 minutes to swim so we reconsidered … Continue reading

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Thursday morning on the bridge

Believe it or not, I actually got myself out of bed at 4:00 this morning to go run the Kemah bridge. Everybody likes to get done early so they can go to work, so we start at 5 and try … Continue reading

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Running, Swimming, Ditching

Since my last post… I ran 4 or 5 miles on Thursday, I think. Or did I? I know I went to the gym on Friday to run and swim but then they had a swim meet so we couldn’t … Continue reading

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Where do all my pens go? I buy them all the time!

Update: Friday, dinner and drinks with JD and Jaclyn and Broadway Joe. It was a lot of fun, and incidentally, I am not very good at drinking. I was half drunk after only half a beer. Saturday, 4 miles long … Continue reading

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Mobilize the Geeks : Spirit of the Marathon

Hi Bloggers, Christy‘s right. We should mobilize and get a special screening of Spirit of the Marathon here in Houston. As she mentioned here on her blog, you can send an email to info@marathonmovie.com and tell them to come to … Continue reading

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Congrats JD!

While I was rolling over, hitting the snooze and pulling the covers back up over my head, Das Mixture’s own JD was finishing up 10 laps on the Kemah bridge. Congrat’s JD! I’m sorry I wasn’t out there to meet … Continue reading

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I am not happy today.

I say that and giggle because it reminds me of a couple times when I was at the Galleria Skating Rink and there was a middle aged asian man training a bunch of little tiny asian girls, not more than … Continue reading

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14 laps around the 360m track.

14 laps Wednesday evening on the indoor track at school. I think it’s about 5K. But I was feeling a little under the weather, and now after the run, I’m feeling a lot under the weather. I’m feeling cold even … Continue reading

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Still doing my runner impression

7 miles through the neighborhood this morning. That’s more weekday miles than I’ve had in a long time. Mmm mmm good. I plan to get back to something like 30-35 mpw for a month or so, then build, then add … Continue reading

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