Monthly Archives: February 2018

The Bull Runner Dream Marathon: Forty-Freakin’-Two (42k)

After a little over a year after I started running I was finally gearing up for my first full marathon. 42.195km or 26.2 miles. Geez. That’s about the distance from Berkeley to Millbrae plus a little more! I had a schedule planned out the day before so I could rest easy but life doesn’t always go as planned after I got my medical certificate results.

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Starting corral and no photos in between because it was way too dark for any for a while! (Source: miccadj)

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Rizal Mountain Run: 30k and A Big Serving of Humble Pie

January 28, 2018.

It was a new year and I had loftier fitness goals in mind.

I signed up for this race around September last year. I was excited to run a longer trail distance considering that I had an ultra in my sights in the near future. Having run a few trail races last year, I thought I had a vague idea of how this one would pan out. Boy, was I wrong…


The start/finish line at Basekamp, Pintong Bukawe, San Mateo, Rizal (Source: miccadj)

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