Monthly Archives: May 2013

Day #383 — The Martian Marathon (Dearborn, MI — 4/13/2013)

The thing about history, in general, is that so much depends on perspective. The 4th of July isn’t celebrated ardently by natives of London, dinosaurs may or may not have existed depending on your interpretation of the Bible (pro tip: … Continue reading

Posted in Race Reports | 9 Comments

Day #377 — The Shamrock Shuffle 8K (Chicago, IL — 4/7/2013)

ALTERNATELY TITLED: “HOW TO DRINK FOREVER AT THE SHAMROCK SHUFFLE” The Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle is probably the best 8K road race in the world. It’s the biggest (33,000+ finishers in 2013), it’s the best-organized (this isn’t up for … Continue reading

Posted in Drankin' Reports, Race Reports | 1 Comment

Day #363 — The NC Half Marathon (Charlotte, NC — 3/24/2013)

This was better than just a regular race weekend. I watched more basketball in 4 days than I had in any previous extended stretch of my life. I visited museums, I barcrawled, and I saw a concert at The Fillmore. I … Continue reading

Posted in Race Reports | 2 Comments