TNF50 Finisher!

My first 50 miler in the books. Epic. But man, that's a long way.

Curiosity

“Curiosity is a bastard. You can’t master it. You can’t even curtail it. You’re just drawn through it. It will take you to places… to some amazing experiences… and of course it will kill you as well if you’re not careful. It seems illogical, but I can’t live in another state.” So now this UTMB has me curious… But first… Read more →

How thieves are stealing bikes from your garage using FLIR

Ok, I don’t know this for sure, but everyone (at least in SF) knows someone who has had their bike stolen from their garage seemingly without any evidence of break in.  Frequency scanners, inside jobs, are among the theories.  Here’s another one: cameras with infrared imaging capabilities.  Normally cost of ownership would be high for such technology, but the FLIR… Read more →

Finisher!

Boston: A tough but glorious day

My first Boston Marathon is in the books.  I wasn’t at my best (officially 3:12:51) but it was the most amazing 26.2 mile experience I’ve ever had.  It was an honor and a privilege to have qualified and participated this year.  Full race report coming… Read more →

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Boston: T-12 hours til race, Final thoughts

Well, I made it to registration with good half hour to spare.  It didn’t give me much time to check out the expo (vendors were packing up as I got there) and they were long out of official gear in my size, not to mention the race poster and shirt they give away (I reluctantly accepted a women’s medium).  I… Read more →