After taking 18 months off due to a severe injury, I returned to running ways earlier this year. I currently run in the NB L1210s and the Altra Instinct 3.0. Reviews on these two pairs to come. So far, 388 miles in this year. Will post training details soon!
I left Baltimore for Pittsburgh at the start of this week (Sunday) to attend a five-day long conference in the steel city. My friend and I made a pretty uneventful drive of it along 70W and 76W. On entering the city, however, we were treated to a lovely vista — this nugget of a city … Continue reading
I do not quite remember how I got to hear about the new company, Altra, but this was 2011, and the minimalist craze had just taken the running world by storm. I was emerging from a summer-long layoff after an ill-fated trial of the first iteration of the New Balance Minimus. Something was just off … Continue reading
I know I’ve promised reviews in the past, but I will be putting up a review on the Instincts within the next week. These awesome zero-drop shoes have completely changed everything!
Had a great morning yesterday with the Baltimore Pacemakers. We met at DelMarva’s Cafe at 7 am and I stuck with the 10-mile group, running the last three miles with awesome Robert, who paid for my breakfast at DelMarva’s when we got back! (We averaged 8:01 splits!) It was crazy meeting so many awesome runners … Continue reading
This was a much shorter season that last year’s, but it was a joy to race anyway! I was unable to train as hard owing to the long recovery from my ankle injury. After a few hiccups, I settled into training with the Altra Instincts (zero-drop shoes) and these were a good medium between the … Continue reading