2012 has been a tough year for you, injury-wise. What have you been dealing with?
Initially I was diagnosed with a sacral stress fracture. After that had healed up (within 6-8 weeks) I was dealing with a lot of soft tissue inflammation in my shins, making it near impossible to run without limping.
Innocent to the ways of parenthood I volunteered this week to go on a ski adventure with my friend, Lainey. She is a beginner skier so I thought I’d be able to give her a few technique tips, tow her kids in a chariot, and have a nice outing to a local ski area. We set our goal as Hale Hut – approximately 8.5 km worth of skiing.
It’s mid-December and the weather sucks.
You just ate a whole batch of holiday cookies.
It’s too dark in the morning, oh… and also in the evening.
You had another cookie.
You HAVE GOT to find that last minute perfect gift!
Oh, did somebody make fudge?
My wife is under the mistletoe…
Two words: EGG NOG.
Running will be your 2013 New Year’s resolution…
I’m not exactly sure exactly when or why the tradition of race T-shirts began, but my guess it was probably in the mid-70s when a handful of skinny guys (back then, it was always guys) would be standing around after finishing a road race, shivering uncontrollably in their wet stuff. That skinny, shivering guy would have been me.