December 2007 Archive
- Merry Christmas!
Merry Christmas to everyone! As my Christmas gift, I wrote this special song for all of you to enjoy: RUNNING’S SWELL (Sung to the tune of “Jingle Bells”) Dashing through the road With my ipod and running shoes O’er the hills I go Laughing all the way Alerts on my Garmin ring Making my spirit [...]
- Is Running A Sport?
“The good runner thinks only of what is in front of him and, stretching his mind toward the finish line and putting his hope of victory in his feet, does not plot against the fellow next to him or even consider his competitors.” – Lucian, author and philosopher, 170 A.D. ——————————————————————— When I picked up [...]
- DND-AFP Gintong Pangarap Relay
Close to 200 participants showed up for the DND-AFP Gintong Pangarap Invitational Marathon at the Bonifacio Naval Grandstand yesterday morning. This was relatively a small race with majority of registrants coming from the military, but the level of excitement and trepidation among the teams of runners was palpable; it was akin to that of a [...]
- Timing Chip is Here!
Goodbye to inaccurate times at local races! Rudy Biscocho will soon be using chip timing systems at his running events. All I can say is: finally! We are no longer third world when it comes to races! Click here for full article at inquirer.net.
- Yakult Race
The Yakult 10-miler. A must-run race for me. As early as May, I had set my eyes on this 16km race as the best distance for me to challenge my body before aiming for a half-marathon. I was going to join this. I had to partake of this. Unfortunately, due to my moody knee (one [...]