Category: Race Reports

Rock’n Around the Pier 1/2 Marathon

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This is my third time doing the Brian Waterbury Memorial Run, which offers a 1/2 marathon and 6 mile fun run. The vibe of any even starts with packet pickup and this one starts off on the right foot. Packet pickup runs very smoothly and has extremely friendly staff, including the race director. (more…)

Salzburg 1/2 Marathon

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Accommodations and Sight Seeing

Since this is a destination race for most readers I will mention our accommodations, dinning suggestions, and tourism as well as a race report. We are staying at Hotel Vier Jahreszeiten which is just shy of a mile walk to the start line. There are some much closer hotels but since we booked late the rates were already very high. If you do stay close to (more…)

Ironman 70.3 Oceanside

PRE RACE

Race weekend started off with the typical Ironman Village and debriefing. If you are able to, I highly recommend attending the earliest athlete debriefing possible because it will be less crowded and if there is any new information, you have plenty of time to prepare. I also recommend giving yourself time to be able to go through the entire Ironman Village and have a little spending money; it’s a great opportunity to get discounted (more…)