Celebrate Opening Day with Nike & Fleet Feet!

As far as I'm concerned baseball doesn't exist on the Northside. But for some reason every year I hear people taking about it (feel free to leave your hate mail in the comments section)....This season it looks like there will actually be something to celebrateNike wants you to FREE YOURSELF on Opening Day! Join us … Continue reading Celebrate Opening Day with Nike & Fleet Feet!

Baby Jogger friendly races

If you haven't heard, I've been doing a lot of training (I'm actually writing this while on my bike.) the big downside of this amount of training is I do it alone. But when I see a race that looks interesting my first question is who can I run with? I usually ask my wife … Continue reading Baby Jogger friendly races

Chicago Marathon is not the only race in town.

This morning registration opened for the 2011 Chicago Marathon. I was excited to sign up, I ran it for the first time in 2010 and this time around I want to finish in 5 hours or less.The Chicago Marathon is an amazing race from start to finish, but it's not the only great race in … Continue reading Chicago Marathon is not the only race in town.

What an active Thanksgiving!

Thanksgiving is my favorite holiday... I just love food, which is probably no surprise. And in years past my Thanksgiving activities included, watching football, eating way too much, drinking too much, and then deciding I needed a little more to eat.This year was different. I had a lot of activities going on! Thursday morning I … Continue reading What an active Thanksgiving!


I just got done running the Fleet Feet Sports Turkey Trot 8k. It was a good run, a little slower than I wanted, but thats ok I guess.Coach Jen said to take it easy for the first 2 miles then bust my ass the rest of the run... Those were the actual directions she wrote … Continue reading HAPPY THANKSGIVING!!!