ooooh, a trail run sounds fun!!!! (How I became a runner….part 2)

So after my incredible victory at the Thanksgiving Day 5K (ie, I crossed the finish line!!!), I was feeling somewhat empowered (or possibly I was a out of my mind due to oxygen depletion), so when John and Di said “we’re doing a 5K Trail Run at Wyandotte County Lake Park in February, would you […]

How I became a runner…..(part 1)

I hated running.  I liked to walk, but I hated running.  So how is it that now, as I write this, I am less than a month away from running my first marathon?  To understand this, we have to go back in time….(thank you PitBull) In Summer 2007, Captain John Ringquist was given orders to […]