Women’s Distance Festival 2016

Every year Elizabeth and I run this race! We have ended up having other people join us almost every year and this year was no exception. We signed up the two of us using our now familiar team name, The LizERDs. And of course, we couldn’t break tradition. Our evening ended with Elizabeth, Sarah and me enjoying a fantastic dinner at Viva Taqueria in Ithaca.

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Gorges Ithaca Half Marathon

June 18th, 2016 This is my fourth half marathon (so far) in 2016. It is Scott’s “year of the half marathon” (he’s run 5) and somehow I was following close in his footsteps. In the Fall of 2014, I ran the Wineglass Half and upon arriving, decided that I wasn’t really a fan of the distance. Somehow it […]

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Boston’s Run to Remember 2016

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May 28th, 2016 Selecting the Event Last Fall, we got a call from our real estate broker letting us know that we had found a renter for our house over Cornell graduation weekend. This is something we typically do, and usually we stay local. However, this year we thought “let’s do a race!” My brother-in-law […]

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Tri for the Y 2016

May 8, 2016 The Dream The day before the race, I spent the morning with my kids at NYSSMA (New York State School Music Association). Scott worked on the set for Xander’s play, and then he headed up for packet pick-up. We learned that I was to head out at 8:30 and Scott would begin […]

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Flower City Half – 2016

4/24/2016 On a Whim On Tuesday as we drove to Ithaca for something, my husband said, “You know there are still spots in the Flower City Half. Wanna come with me? I’d love your company at 5 am.” Hmmm… I originally didn’t register because this is Scott’s year of the half marathon. I’ve run it […]

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