The Long Run

I wake up early every day. I awoke a half hour even earlier than usual today, with a weird feeling of anxiety over me. I…

My Last 10K Race [Daily Game]

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] I learned a lot from the marathon I ran in 2017, most important of which was the timing of these races. Marathons the size of…

Pregame Jitters [Daily Game]

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]If you didn’t know, my second marathon is in January 2019. I decided that, this time around, I would run in a couple official (shorter) races before…

Know When To Slow Down [Daily Game]

Seven weeks. 49 Days. That’s how long it had been since I ran. As I don’t play basketball anymore (not even pickup games), running became…

The Jacuzzi Was Closed: That’s Good Enough Reason

If you follow my Snap, you know I value the jacuzzi. I didn’t grow up with jacuzzi access. In Philly, you didn’t get in (public)…

Why Life is Just Like a Cold, Rainy Miami Marathon

I completed the 15th Miami Marathon Sunday, January 29th. While sharing post-experience thoughts on Snapchat (@DreBaldwin), I analogized the race to life, since not everyone is…

When To Say “When”

  I read that the hardest thing about training as a distance runner is knowing when to stop running. When you’ve done enough for the…