Friday, April 24, 2015

My First Boston Marathon

The 119th Boston Marathon at Hopkinton, Massachusetts. The course on Hopkinton, Ashland, Framingham, Natick, Wellesley, Newton, Brookline and Boston.



I am at wave 1 corral 2 at 10:00am start.


 It was showers and east wind and 7 degrees.


Alex & Calvin DesRoches Pre-Race
The halfway split of 1:32, climb 4 Newton Hills while listening AC/DC at Heartbreak Hill, The "screaming tunnel" at Wellesley College which I wasn't kiss and high five the girls and enter Boston.




I finished in 3:34:36 and came in 11,646 out of 26,610 runners.It was the first timer! 





Stan Chaisson was the top Islander and 8th Canadian. Lelisa Desisa won the race and Caroline Rotich for the top female. 




The finish line celebration at Cheers bar with drink and chicken figures.


Photo by Barb DesRoches

Next day I returned to Canada with NB and PEI runners from Holiday Inn, shopping in Freeport, spend night in Moncton and finally home.




Thanks to Dave Perry for the finish line photo, all runners, facebook friends and Boston Athletic Association for support me and coverage the 119th Boston Marathon!


Sunday, April 19, 2015

Boston 2015 - The weekend so far...



The 2015 Boston Marathon Trip with PEI and NB runners. Beginning at Salisbury on Friday morning at Irving Station. 


We're arrived at Holiday Inn in Tewksbury, Massachusetts. 



On Saturday morning in Boston The marathon expo at John B Hynes Convention Center. I picked up bib number, running stuffs and watching course preview. 


I meet the Dick and Rick Hoyt. Dick serves this year Boston Marathon Grand Marshall. One of the most highlight of the Boston trip! 




I eating mexican foods with Moughans. 


On Sunday morning I touring the marathon course in Hopkinton and Downtown Boston then I get ready for tomorrow. The weather says east winds and showers.





Sunday, April 12, 2015

Saturday, April 11, 2015

The Bunny Hop

Saturday, April 4th





Running For Autism
Not Against It
acceptance, inclusion, awareness





Sunday, March 29, 2015

St. Patrick's Day 5K & 10K

Sunday, March 29th, 2015


Photos




Running For Autism
Not Against It
acceptance, inclusion, awareness

Freeze Your Gizzard

Sunday February 22nd, 2015






Running For Autism
Not Against It
acceptance, inclusion, awareness


Wednesday, December 31, 2014

My 2014 Running Highlights


#5) Fast 10Km PB Three Times


Cox & Palmer 10K * 36:44 * 3rd Place
Joints In Motion 10K * 36:36 * 2nd Place
Source For Sports 10K * 35:57 * 4th Place






Fall Frolic * 1st Place * 46:20 * PB by 1 second




Kensington Harvest Festival 25K * 3rd Place * 1:35:35









BAA 5K * 21:12 * 550th Place






PEI RoadRunners AGM & Awards

I have a great year. I hope you did too!
Happy New Year!
Run Happy in 2015!



Monday, December 29, 2014

Sucker for Punishment Half Marathon

Sunday, December 14th 2014

PEI RoadRunner Christmas Party & Run

Saturday, December 13th 2014

TDISC Santa Claus Run

Saturday, December 13th 2014


Running For Autism
Not Against It
acceptance, inclusion, awareness

Santa Shuffle Run

Saturday, December 6th 2014


Running For Autism
Not Against It
acceptance, inclusion, awareness

Thrill Hill Run

Sunday, November 16th 2014



Running For Autism
Not Against It
acceptance, inclusion, awareness

Wally Rodd Memorial Run

Saturday, November 1st 2014



Running For Autism
Not Against It
acceptance, inclusion, awareness

Halloween Hustle Fun Run - (Kensington)

Saturday, October 25th 2014


Michael Thomas Statue Unveiling

Saturday, October 18th 2014



Prince Edward Island Marathon Weekend

Friday - Sunday October 17-19, 2014


RESULTS:

Running For Autism 
Not Against It 
acceptance, inclusion, awareness

Dept. of Forestry Vista of Fall Colours Run (Fall Frolic)

Saturday, October 11th 2014


Running For Autism
 Not Against It 
acceptance, inclusion, awareness

Run for the Cure

Sunday, October 5th 2014



PEI Humane Society Fun Run for Furry Friends

Sunday, September 28th 2014


Running For Autism 
Not Against It 
acceptance, inclusion, awareness