The 2016 Synchrony Financial Rock n’ Roll Brooklyn Half Marathon was held on Saturday October 8th. I’ve run a number of Rock n’ Roll events – they are generally well organized and cater to runners of all levels and to charity runners. The expo was held on Thursday and Friday at a midtown location near … Read More
When I am traveling, I always try to go out for a run. Neither the pace nor the distance matter. I just want to go! When I travel and run, I always see sights that I might not have otherwise found. My run in Hong Kong confirmed this theory once again! I woke up fairly early, as this … Read More
It was a pleasure to meet Apple co-founder Steve “Woz” Wozniak and hear about his work, life and travels.
UPDATE: I received an email today saying that the prices have been slashed! 50% off Registration 9/13-9/18 or until race sells out! 5K – $22.50 – – 10K – $27.50 I’m not sure if the $5 off code – WHPR5OFF – will still work but you might as well try. See you Sunday? THIS SUNDAY … Read More
The Grand Hyatt Tokyo is located in the Roppongi Area of Tokyo, Japan. I have found that jogging maps from Tokyo are so detailed that they may be difficult to follow, but I think I discovered the solution! Simply take a photo of the map (or download these) and then you can expand the areas … Read More
If you have any interest in or curiosity about meditation, this is a really good opportunity. Deepak Chopra and Oprah and the Chopra Center for Meditation are offering a 21-day program for free – Oprah & Deepak’s 21-Day Meditation Experience, Getting Unstuck: Creating a Limitless Life! Here’s a little description: Break free from limitations to create … Read More
Marriott’s Residence Inn partners with Under Armour’s MapMyRun to provide detailed running routes for guests
What do you expect from a company’s customer service when you receive defective products in the mail? I recently had a very disappointing experience, which gave me renewed appreciation for the customer service of the US-based company’s I am accustomed to dealing with.
The New York Mini 10K Tomorrow is the 45th running of the New York Mini 10K! The Mini or Mini10K (as it’s universally known) is the world’s original women-only road race. The first Mini, in 1972 was the Crazylegs Mini Marathon, a six-mile race in Central Park with 72 finishers. It was named the Mini, short … Read More
Last year, this day was called National Running Day – this year, it is renamed Global Running Day, and for good reason! In this day of destination event travel, it is so much fun to combine running and traveling. I should know, I’ve run marathons in all 50 states, and marathons and half marathons in … Read More