Marathon #24- complete! On Saturday, September 10th, I crossed my 24th marathon finish line at the Big Cottonwood Marathon. I ran this race as my last chance BQ (Boston Qualifier). I had a qualifying time from the Phoenix Marathon this past February, but 3:39:26 (or 34 seconds under the qualifying time) would not historically be enough for me to actually get into the race. Since Dustin Continue Reading
Fitting Remarks: What it Means to Run Boston.
This Monday marks the 120th running of the Boston Marathon. 120th! This marathon has been around since 1897. Amazing. It's always held on Patriots’ Day, the third Monday of April. It's a unique race because it's on a Monday, but it's a special race for SO many reasons. What makes it so special? Well, part of the allure of the Boston Marathon is that it's so hard to qualify for the Boston Continue Reading