Tuesday, May 19, 2015

Cabot Trail Relay Training

Saturday, May 9th

With some Red Island Road Hogs


Leg # 16 this year

Have completed 1,2,3, 13, and 15 to date.

Thursday, May 7, 2015

Proude's Shoes 5K

May 2nd, 2015
Photo by Cheri Gallant
It was cloudy and 3 degrees. 

The Proude's Shoes 5K at Sherwood. My mom was absent this year Proude's Shoe 5K due to flu. My dad and Cheri Gallant took over to registration. 

The course on Ellis Rd, Maple Ave and Ash Drive. 

I finished in 18:53 and came in 11th out of 100 runners. Alex Cyr won the race and Jen Nicholson for the top female.

Running For Autism
Not Against It
acceptance, inclusion, awareness

PEI RoadRunners AGM & Awards Banquet

April 25th, 2015
The 2014 PEI Roadrunners AGM & Awards Banquet at The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse. 

I received the Senior Male Point Champion with 203 points.

 Kris Taylor for the Male Roadrunner of the Year, and Natalie Dallaire for the Senior Female Point Champion and Female Roadrunner of the Year. The Peterson family took the awards for Junior Male, Junior Female and Ewen Stweart Inspirational Runner Award. Ronda Bellafontaine for Most Improved Roadrunner and Leanne Vessey for Rookie of The Year award. Kevin Proude wins Volunteer of the Year.


Sporting Intentions Spring Run Off

April 25th, 2015

It was cloudy and 3 degrees.

The Sporting Intentions Spring Run Off at Sporting Intentions. The course on North River Rd, Brighton and Victoria Park.

I finished in 41:33 and came in 11th out of 36 runners.

Stanley Chaisson won the 10km race and Allie Keedwell for the top female. Luke Maiorino won the 5km race and Melanie McKenna for the top female.

Running For Autism
Not Against It
acceptance, inclusion, awareness

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!


Running For Autism
Not Against It
acceptance, inclusion, awareness

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


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!