We got quite a bit of snow yesterday afternoon. I grabbed a ride home from work with a friend who owns a big ol’ truck. It took us three hours to get eight miles. We had no problem in the truck with the driving conditions, but enough other people did that it was just gridlocked. […]

Eugene Marathon 2010 route changes

The Eugene Marathon people have published their 2010 marathon route. They’ve made some significant changes from last year, most of which look like improvements. The big news that they’ve been trumpeting is that the race now finishes on the Hayward Field track. However, since it finished right outside Hayward last year, that alone doesn’t affect […]

Still doing well!

After seven-milers Monday and Wednesday, my knee and I are both feeling pretty healthy. These runs were both on the “new” WAMR seven-mile route. WAMR stands for West Side Alternative Monday Run; this is the same group run (from Portland Running Company’s Beaverton location) that I’ve always done.  Read more about it here. The first […]