Big week of running. 7 runs in 8 days for a total 122 kms with about 4,300 meters of climbing! 2 relatively flat runs of 10 and 32k but everything else was mountain. Look carefully, you might see Bambi! 12th c. tower I came across this morning that I’ve never seen before. Got a little… Continue reading Runs fri 7- fri 14 July
OK, so I finished off the month of June with 200k run and 7,500 meters climbed! Had a great half marathon! Scored some good job interviews for the new school year! One more tomorrow. Got a new pair of trail shoes and took them out for a spin today. Took some decent action shots! Ran… Continue reading June recap.
Alrighty then, so last weekend I took a couple days off and made it to Alsace with a friend to visit the area and of course run a half marathon. Why else would a runner go out of town!? We headed out of Grenoble Thursday afternoon making a pit stop in Chambéry to pick out… Continue reading Half marathon in Alsace !
Crazy mountain climbing going on all this month! June 1st: 15k / 1,018 meters / 2:45:00 And today: 26.5k / 1,823 meters / 4:23:00 Feels good to be climbing again. I cut back for a week or so, not sure why, but the legs just didn’t want to go there. All is right in the… Continue reading 2 mountain runs!
Very happy to say that my running motivation is back in full swing, unfortunately my blogging motivation has slipped a little. So just a quick recap to prove to the world that YES Ben does still run… May 27: 20k May 28: 20k May 31: 22k Total for the month 180k with 4,400 meters climbed. … Continue reading Multi run post!
I have been really good about biking lately, every day since my race on Sunday I’ve biked 5 to 10 kms including today. Managed to get 20k run along the river, wasn’t sure what I was going to do today…at first I didn’t even think I would do 10k, but as I went along I… Continue reading 20k along the river! Post run um beverages! Poem
Well here it is Tuesday already! Sunday I ran a 28k mountain trail race in the southern section of the Chartreuse mountains. We climbed 1,550 meters as well! The weather was perfect thank goodness and while the temperature was a bit high, we were in the forest most of the time so it was pretty… Continue reading Sunday race!