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Running Tales

Race stories, running adventures, and general things that happen when you are a runner.

Call the Sheriff

My running is coming along. I’ve run 7+ miles the last two times out. Even put some strides at the end to see if there is any leg turnover – there isn’t. Oh well. One of my friends said he saw me doing “wind sprints”. What I do these days certainly cannot be classified as […]

Racing on St. Paddy’s Day

A couple of John Jay alumni ran some long standing St. Patrick’s Day events. Mike Lish, Class of ’94, ran Chicago’s  Shamrock Shuffle – the worlds largest 8K. Mike says he’s in average shape, which isn’t bad for a guy with a full time job and three kids. It was his first race in “Vibram […]