Monthly Archives: May 2008

42:00.3

Today’s 10K race went very well considering how forbidding the weather this morning. The roll of thunder and flash of lightning were very intense at around 5:45 but settled down to a steady rain by 7:00. By the time the … Continue reading

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Jump For Hope 2008 Photos

Three pages of photos from the Jump For Hope are now in the gallery.

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Show jumping

My wife knows how to sit a horse 🙂 Yesterday the Jump For Hope took place in Saint Lazare, Quebec. It was a great day, sunny, warm and everyone was in fine form for the event. This all started for … Continue reading

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So far so good

So far this year the race season has been going well. February’s race was the only slow one but I had been laid up since the LV marathon in December so it wasn’t much of a surprise. You can see … Continue reading

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Victoria Day Weekend

This has been a nice weekend so far. Today was mostly sunny and I managed to get in my last pre Mount Royal Quest interview for the Why I Run documentary. The June 15th run is going to be the … Continue reading

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Updating behind schedule

The last few days have seen the GMAA city championships come and go with our high school team faring well considering it is only the second year we have been doing this. The girls garnered gold in the 800 meter … Continue reading

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Hyper Extended

Hyper extended describes my life most of the time but at the moment it also describes my left knee. It is perhaps ironic that this knee injury did not come about as a result of running but as the result … Continue reading

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Thallium and brain tumor

Thallium is mostly used for cardiac exams but it turns out it is also used for examining brain tumors. My wife went in for a thallium test today which came about after her 3 month CT scan showed that the … Continue reading

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