Sunday, April 24, 2016

My 2016 Boston Marathon Trip

Friday, April 15th

The 2016 Boston Marathon Trip with PEI and NB runners beginning in Salisbury, New Brunswick. We're arrived at Holiday Inn Tewksbury Andover I ate Japanese foods and watching Barkley Marathons movie.

Saturday, April 16th

The 2016 B.A.A. 5K at Boston Common. My mother entering the race for the first 5km with nordic walking poles. I watching the race, meeting Rick Hoyt at start. She finished the course in 50:29 along the hundred runners remain on course. 

I ordered the bib number, watching the course preview and collecting items at the marathon expo. 

The Moughans visits at the hotel and rehab center with Mike diagnosed with brain cancer. I ate mexican foods at Acapulcos.

Sunday April 17th

The marathon course tour begin at Hopkinton. They taking pictures at the start line. 

I visits the Fenway Park for the first time and watching the Blue Jays vs Red Soxs game.

Marathon Monday, April 18th

The 120th Boston Marathon at Hopkington. It was sun and few clouds and 18 degrees. The course on Hopkinton, Ashland, Farmingham, Natick, Wellesley, Newton, Brookline and Boston. 

I put "ALEX" sign on the yellow shirt to cheers. I am in the Wave 1 corral 4 at the start. 

The highlights of the my 2nd Boston Marathon was a 6 mile moment at Farmingham station, passes Rick Hoyt near Wellesley, scream tunnel at Wellesley College, tackling Heartbreak Hill the last of Newton Hills and "Boston Strong" underpass at 25th mile. I finished in 3:34:25 and came in 9038th out of  26639 runners. 

The Ethiopians dominates the Boston Marathon. Stanley Chaisson was the top islander and 4th Canadian. 

I ate burger and fries at Cheers with PEI runners. 

Tuesday April 19th

It was last day of 2016 Boston Marathon Trip with PEI and NB runners. I was shopping at Freeport and eating at Johnny Rockets. 

The 5 days trip ends in Salisbury and spend a night in Moncton. 

Thanks to all runners and followers 

to supports me at the 120th Boston Marathon!

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Friday, April 22, 2016

Bunny Hop

March 26th

Bunny Hop Results

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St. Patrick's Day Run

March 19th

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Freeze Your Gizzard

February 28th, 2016

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Wednesday, January 20, 2016

My 2015 Running Highlights

My 2015 Running Highlights

Stanhope Section at PEI Marathon
The first 13km of the full marathon course due to construction from rte 25 and rte 6. I like it because it was pretty and cold. I completed in 3:03 and 1st in 20-29 in cold weather.


Terry Fox Confederation Bridge Run 

The 35th Anniversary of Terry Fox Run at Confederation Bridge. I run both side of 8 miles in breezy out and back.


Maritime Race Weekend

The Maritime Race Weekend in Eastern Passage, Nova Scotia. The Sunset 5km on Friday evening I finished in 18:11 and came in 7th. The Sunrise Half Marathon on Saturday morning I finished in 1:23:58, came in 3rd, 1st in 20-29 and beat my half marathon time. I collects the Maritime Race Weekend medals in a Nova Scotia weekend.


Leg #16 at Cabot Trail Relay

The Cabot Trail Relay in Cape Breton, Nova Scotia. The Red Island Road Hogs fills with 15 male runners and a female runner in a provincial wide team. The 16th leg starts at Lakes Cafe in Margaree Valley and ends at churches in Middle River. I finished in 59:55 and came in 7th out of 70 teams. The Red Island Road Hogs finishes in 18:11:35 and came in 4th.   


2015 Boston Marathon

The 119th Boston Marathon trip for PEI and NB runners. I meet Dick and Rick Hoyt was the this year Grand Marshall. The rain and cool Monday morning begins at Hopkinton along the route in Ashland, Framingham, Natick, Wellesley, Newton, Brookline and ends in Boston. I finished in 3:34:36 and came in 11,647th out of 26,610 runners. Stanley Chaisson was the top islander and 8th Canadian. I completes the 16 months journey to training to Boston after BQ at the 2013 PEI Marathon.