Dopey 5K 2017

Day 1 of the Walt Disneyworld Marathon Weekend/Dopey Challenge began on Thursday January 5th, starting with the Dopey 5K race. The start time was 6:00 am, which was very reasonable. But still, I had to wake up as early as 4:00 am just to get into the theme park on time. There were a lot of young […]

Boundary Bay Half

The Boundary Bay Half Marathon is part of a running series put on by Try Events running company in Vancouver, B.C. This year the race was on November 6th. I have done most of their races before, including their 5k and halfs, and I’ve liked the location of each one I have partaken in. Earlier […]

My 50th Marathon

As the saying goes, there is always a first for everything. This weekend was one of those experiences. Many people may call it a milestone. In ancient times, a milestone literally meant placing stones beside a road to mark the distance in miles between destinations. Now in modern times, we adopt the term to mean a very […]

Journey to Bogda Peak

One reading this must wonder why on earth I am writing about this peak. It is very interesting, if you will follow my writing to explain. Marathon Maniacs has just launched a new club called the Double Agents club, whereby the Marathon Maniacs club and the Half Fanatics club are combined into one. That is, […]