Category Archives: San Diego

Plan for Next Half Marathon

My next race is the San Diego Holiday Half Marathon on December 28th.  It is only 5 weeks away, so I’ve decided not to put a formal training plan together.  Instead, I will run 3 to 4 times a week … Continue reading

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Race Report: 2014 Silver Strand Half Marathon

Time:  1:52:48 Overall:  351 / 1,647 Division (M 40-44):  37 / 89 Gender (M):  244 / 765 My sole goal going into this half marathon was just to finish and avoid any setbacks from a lingering knee injury.  I figured if I … Continue reading

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Race Report: 2014 AFC Half Marathon

Time:  1:32:16 Overall:  125 / 6,164 Division (M 40-44):  10 / 441 Gender (M):  92 / 2,950 Just completed the 2014 AFC half Marathon this morning. It was a lot tougher this year compared to last year due to the warmer … Continue reading

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2014 AFC Half Marathon Training Plan

Ran 28 easy pace miles this week.  Legs are still not 100% recovered from the marathon, but good enough to start my half marathon training cycle next week.  I have 9 weeks to prepare for the AFC Half Marathon.  There … Continue reading

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Half Marathon Racing Schedule

Started running again this past week.  I ran a 3 times for a total of 24 miles.  I kept the running at a leisurely pace since I could feel I still wasn’t fully recovered from the marathon.  I plan continue … Continue reading

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Race Report: 2014 San Diego Half Marathon

Time:  1:25:25 Overall:  51 / 6,025 Division (M 40-44):  12 / 379 Gender (M):  46 / 2,659 Of all the half marathons I’ve run, this one is toward the top as far as quality and organization.  It was a bit more than … Continue reading

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Race Report: 2014 Carlsbad Marathon

Time:  3:12:24 Overall:  64 / 1438 Gender (M):  56 / 850 Division (M 40-44):  10 / 140 Garmin:  http://connect.garmin.com/activity/432721198 Don’t have an official time yet, appears there were some issues with my timing chip.  Hope I can get it corrected since … Continue reading

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Carlsbad Marathon Pacing Strategy

The marathon is about a week out, so it’s time to put together a pacing strategy. This will be the third time I’ve run this course, so I am pretty familiar with it.  Although the weather is usually good, the … Continue reading

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2014 Carlsbad Marathon Training Update (Week 13 of 16)

Only three more weeks before the marathon.  Had another solid week of training, feel I’m almost at peak conditioning.  Things progressed a little slowly at the beginning of this training cycle, but as the weeks passed, I continued improve.  The … Continue reading

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2014 Carlsbad Marathon Training Update (Week 12 of 16)

The marathon is less than a month away and I’m right where I was hoping to be with my training.  Only one more hard week of training, then I’ll begin to ratchet it down the next three weeks.  Had another … Continue reading

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