305 Half Marathon: When It All Clicks

Disclaimer: I received a free entry to the 305 Half Marathon as part of being a BibRave Pro. Learn more about becoming a BibRave Pro (ambassador), and check out BibRave.com to review find and write race reviews! It’s 4 a.m. and the alarm clock just went off. My wife is pissed because I put an obnoxious sound of a crowd cheering “Let’s Go” as the alert. I quickly jumped … Continue reading 305 Half Marathon: When It All Clicks

Tree-lined running path at Indian Hammocks Park Miami

For the Love of It – Journey to the 305 Half Marathon

Disclaimer: I received a free entry to the 305 Half Marathon as part of being a BibRave Pro. Learn more about becoming a BibRave Pro (ambassador), and check out BibRave.com to review find and write race reviews! “You compete better and stronger with a heart full of love, rather than with fear of failure.” No matter what you did when you were little – sports, art, music, etc. … Continue reading For the Love of It – Journey to the 305 Half Marathon

Race day tug-o-war

Marathon Training & The Fight Within

“Training is as much for your legs and lungs as it is for your mind.” I told that to a friend I’m helping through her first marathon training cycle. It’s along the lines of something one of my running mentors told me. It is three weeks before our race and she had “that run” last weekend. You know the one – where everything seems to … Continue reading Marathon Training & The Fight Within

Path in Muir Woods

The Brine | Issue 7 | 3 Lessons from the Last Decade

Ten years ago I was in a cast after severing my left ring finger with a chef knife. Thankfully, the digit was saved. What I learned the day it happened was to slow down. It’s amazing to look back on the past 10 years and see how much life and the world has changed. Little did I know what the past decade would hold, and … Continue reading The Brine | Issue 7 | 3 Lessons from the Last Decade

Road iD: No Price for Safety or Customer Service

Disclaimer: I received RoadID Sidekick to review as part of being a BibRave Pro. Learn more about becoming a BibRave Pro (ambassador), and check out BibRave.com to review, find and write race reviews! Being an extremely superstitious person, I’ve always felt if I made a purchase for my safety then it would trigger something bad to happen. It sounds dumb, but apparently I’m not alone in this. One of the … Continue reading Road iD: No Price for Safety or Customer Service

OOFOS: A Necessity in Your Recovery Arsenal

Disclaimer: I received OOFOS to review as part of being a BibRave Pro. Learn more about becoming a BibRave Pro (ambassador), and check out BibRave.com to review, find and write race reviews! Runners are always focused on footwear. But most times it is the shoes they are running their miles in. Sure, much of the time of it is lacing up the shoes and putting in the miles. But, just … Continue reading OOFOS: A Necessity in Your Recovery Arsenal

AfterShokz Trekz Air

AfterShokz Trekz Air: High-Quality Sound with Built-in Safety & Versatility

Disclaimer: I received AfterShokz Trekz Air to review as part of being a BibRave Pro. Learn more about becoming a BibRave Pro (ambassador), and check out BibRave.com to review find and write race reviews! Many people think it’s crazy that I don’t often listen to music or anything while I run. One of the biggest reasons is because I run the streets of Miami during … Continue reading AfterShokz Trekz Air: High-Quality Sound with Built-in Safety & Versatility

Hey Fitbit Miami Marathon – I’m BAAAAACK

Disclaimer: I received a free entry to the Fitbit Miami Marathon as part of being a BibRave Pro. Learn more about becoming a BibRave Pro (ambassador), and check out BibRave.com to review find and write race reviews! After getting knocked in the teeth at the Fitbit Miami Marathon in January 2018, I said I wasn’t going back for more. That was the third time running my hometown marathon – a … Continue reading Hey Fitbit Miami Marathon – I’m BAAAAACK

Athlinks – More than Just a Running Tool, Its a Racers Best Friend

Disclaimer: I am promoting Athlinks as part of being a BibRave Pro. Learn more about becoming a BibRave Pro (ambassador), and check out BibRave.com to review, find and write race reviews! A couple months ago my wife was talking about half marathon PR. I corrected her because she was adding 10 more minutes to her time. I helped her cross that finish line and it was one of my favorite races … Continue reading Athlinks – More than Just a Running Tool, Its a Racers Best Friend