Decline in Race Finishers

With Surfcity Marathon/Half Marathon weekned upon us, I wanted to figure out how popular this race will be this year, compare to past races(this is my way of figuring out how soon should I head out and secure a parking spot). While trying this , one trend I notice is a continuous decline in half marathon…

5 Reasons why you need to Sign up for Athlinks

  Most everyone of us that run or bike, have our Strava Account! I love using Strava to track my training, look at training statistics, look at other athlete’s training feed, to get inspired, to find new routes! My next favorite site, is Athlinks.com. As much as Strava is helpful with tracking my Garmin data,…

Strava Flyby Lab, why you need it

“The unexamined life is not worth living” – Socrates I ran Long Beach Half Marathon few weeks ago. I was on track to finish under 1:50 up until mile 9, but then ‘I hit the wall‘. My pace went cookoo.  I was running about 8:50 pace close to the end. I trailed behind my 1:50 pace…