Monthly Archives: April 2012

Weekend in Whistler

This weekend my husband and I attended a lovely wedding in Whistler. So taking advantage of the trip to the mountains, I decided to bike the Whistler Half Marathon route. My intentions primarily were to access the level of difficulty. … Continue reading

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Music in Me- Inspiration Part 2

Last week I wrote about a wonderful lady that inspired me to keep running, while setting new goals and maintaining a positive outlook.  This week I have been thinking about music and how it can inspire me to pick up … Continue reading

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So long snow. Hello trails!

The ‘dead season’ is upon us here in Whistler and to those who don’t know, this means rain by the bucket-load. It also means blissfully short lines in the supermarket, the annual switch-up from boards and skis to bikes and … Continue reading

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Sun Run recap

Well, the Sun Run’s done, and what a relief. It’s been a while since I’ve been that antsy for a race – I’d done a pretty good job of psyching myself up, I guess. Turns out that maybe it’s a … Continue reading

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A pain in the butt

About this time last year, when I was in the thick of my training for The Whistler Half Marathon, I began to experience some strange and frustrating symptoms. They would begin as I ran uphill with a tingling numbness in … Continue reading

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My inspiration

Eleanore Cross- a long time resident of West Vancouver is an amazing women. She is 97 years old and participating in the Vancouver Sun Run for her 25th time. At the age of 78 years, she decided to get fit … Continue reading

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Racing time already?

Some time back in the fall, I set myself a bit of a schedule. I’m pretty antsy to try to improve on my 2010 marathon time from Victoria, so I’ve been focusing on the Vancouver Marathon in May. I figured … Continue reading

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