Joining my first triathlon last year wasn’t a big commitment. All I had to do was build up my stamina to swim 300 meters, borrow a bike to ride for 11 kilometers, and pray that[…]
What’s a good sign that a sport is moving from the fringes of society into the mainstream? I would say media coverage, and celebrity involvement.
I remember two years ago some enterprising individuals came out with shirts that said “I’m running with Piolo”, riding on the news that superstar actor Piolo Pascual was running at the Timex Race with Coach[…]
Freaky weather these days; we’re well into the second “-ber” month but it’s still annoyingly hot when the sun’s shining, or miserably raining when it’s not. One of the races that got hit by the[…]
With the Adobo Run After Dark just around the corner (8pm on October 29, 2011 in particular), it’s about time I decided what I want to wear. Unlike other races, this is the only one[…]
With all the races held these days, runners are spoiled for choice. Usually there are two or three per weekend; maybe one big race and one smaller race. But come November 13, two of my[…]
I’ve been writing a lot about race experiences lately, but not enough about the training that should go into a major goal race. It’s kind of like having chocolate cake at a coffee shop. What[…]