Tag Archives: winter

Northeastern 5k – Year 2

I was very motivated for the final race of the York Winter Series yesterday, the Northeastern 5k.  Going into the race I was tied for 2nd overall in my age group and I felt confident I could beat the girl … Continue reading

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Springettsbury 10k – Year 2

The week leading up to the Springettsbury 10k certainly proved interesting.  On Sunday I wore shorts while I ran 9.5 miles in very spring-like weather. On Tuesday I went to the high school before track practice to run.  I was … Continue reading

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Tips for Running in Winter Winds

Coaching off season track practices twice a week and some rather nasty cold weather recently has caused my usual three runs a week to become two runs a week.  I’m hoping to soon increase this back to three, but another … Continue reading

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Coaching Confessions

As my second year of coaching comes to an end I’m struggling to be as appreciative as I was when I wrote My First Season Coaching the Wildcats.  That’s not to say I didn’t enjoy the season, but I’ve certainly reached … Continue reading

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December Magic in March

I wanted to hate the winter storm that came through on Tuesday.  Snow on the first day of spring isn’t unheard of in my area, but it’s certainly not what most people expect. I wanted to be annoyed that schools … Continue reading

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Winter Woes & Sunshine Smiles

Every year I am guilty of thinking that spring weather is supposed to arrive the first week of March when track season begins.  This never happens, so I’m not sure why I always continue to hold out hope that it … Continue reading

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York Winter Series Summary

I am proud to say for the first time in my life I completed the York Winter Series.  If it hadn’t been for the encouragement from my dad, Jason, Todd and Armand I wouldn’t have signed up nor would I … Continue reading

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