Tag Archives: Rochester

Race Review: Monster Scramble 5k, Rochester, NY, Sunday, Oct. 23, 2016

I like to run races near Halloween because they’re so festive. It can be tricky to run in costume, but that never stops me.I’ve heard of this race, but never participated until now.The Monster Scramble is a 5k and 10k race that benefits the National … Continue reading

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Back At It – Brighton Chamber of Commerce & Glen Iris 5k

Greetings! I haven’t written for this blog for a few years. Why? Well, I gained a ton of weight and wasn’t able to run. I recommitted to getting the weight off on January 1st. I was able to start running again … Continue reading

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JPMorgan Chase Corporate Challenge Rochester, NY 5-29-14

This is one of those races that everyone should experience at least once. There’s just something about running, jogging or walking with 10,900+ other people that’s cool. Rochester is fortunate to be one of the tour stops for the JPMorgan Chase Corporate Challenge. … Continue reading

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8 Upcoming Upstate Races, for the Amateur to the Avid Runner

As Winter is (hopefully) starting to wind down, have you started to think about the Spring/early Summer racing season? It seems like there are more and more races to choose from every year. Here in upstate, NY, there are plenty … Continue reading

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Creating More Color – The Color Vibe, Rochester, NY

** Update – Video from the April 20th Color Vibe (from a story on WHEC TV 10 news).  Also found this – cool video shot from a participant as he is running. Nice coverage from WHAM 13 too. Back in July, I participated in The Color Run in … Continue reading

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Just Clowning Around 5k

Yes, I know some people find clowns creepy. Honestly, I do too. But, this was a race for a great cause – Camp Good Days & Special Times (more about them later). I went to this race solo. The few … Continue reading

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Are You Ready For Some Football?

Yeah, me neither. If you live in the U.S. (or even if you don’t), everyone knows what a big deal Superbowl Sunday is. I don’t watch football, so it does not mean a lot to me (no offense to those … Continue reading

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