I was invited to an event to ge the first glimpse of the new Nike+ FuelBand last night. I wrote about Nike's cryptic video hyping their revolutionary new product a few weeks ago. The following day the announced the Nike+ FuelBand with this video: Here's where honest Phil comes out... My initial thought it was a … Continue reading First glimpse of the Nike+ FuelBand
I love competition, and being that I lost the last Nike+ challenge to Adam, I'd LOVE to win the next one. Adam set up a challenge to see who could log the most distance in the next 2 weeks. The lead has changed twice already. I set out this morning and did a "speed walk" warm … Continue reading Can you waste a work out?
Good lord was it hot this morning. And the windy city didn't really live up to it's nickname either. I think all the wind was used last night to blow those windows out of the Sears Tower!This was my first race since my injury, but it felt like my first race ever. The first mile … Continue reading Run for Kids Recap.
Lets take a minute to talk about bad decisions. In the past 4 weeks I've run a grand total of 0 times. 3 weeks of that was Dr's orders, this week I was given the green light to get moving again, which I have failed to do. It's not that I don't want to run, … Continue reading Bad decisions.
MAN am I stressed out today! It seems that around every corner I've run in to a problem both personal and work related which created the prefect storm of stress. This calls for a run. Since I did the Shuffle yesterday, I'm going to have to take it easy. So since I'm sure I'm not … Continue reading Run away from stress.