Tuesday, May 10, 2011

Feeling Human Again Run 5/8 & Big News:

Here is the skinny on Sunday's Run . . . It didn't suck! 

I returned to Umstead and ran two miles of  a hiking trail and just under two of one of the multi-purpose trails.  It was a really nice run regardless of the enormous amount of dread  the last mile, which is nearly all uphill, caused me.  It was nice to have a decent run again.

In Fact . . . 

 I enjoyed those 3.81 miles so much that I started thinking about my plans for next weeks run this morning . . .

Which . . . led me to this post by JessiePants and to do this:

Registration Confirmation for:

2011 Neuse River Bridge Run

Dear Greg,

Congratulations! You are now registered for 2011 Neuse River Bridge Run. Please check the event's official website for updates: http://www.bridgerun.org/

View your complete registration details »

Thank you for registering for the Neuse River Bridge Run. As long as you provided an email address, we'll keep you posted with important details and reminders. You can also monitor the latest information and updates on our website . . . Blah . . . blah . . . blah . . .

That is right boys and girls, I registered for my first Half Marathon!

Which will be on October 15th in New Bern, NC:

New Bern, NC


  1. GREG, HOLY COW!!! You did it, this is awesome!!!
    It looks like a really stellar race as well, beautiful course.
    Congratulations young man! I'll look so forward to following your training.

  2. Thanks! I am excited! I needed a goal to focus on, and I have wanted to do a half for a while now. I looking forward to laying down lots and lots of miles!

  3. Nice!! I can't wait to hear all about it.