Race Report – Surf City Half Marathon

Race Report – Surf City Half Marathon

13.1 miles, Huntington Beach. Surf City Half Marathon. Club met for a carpool in the Sprinter Van at 4:45am, which gave us plenty of time to chill at the Hyatt Huntington Beach, with palatial potties, and plenty of room to stretch. We stopped by the Pasadena...
Race Report – Pasadena Half Marathon

Race Report – Pasadena Half Marathon

13.1 miles, 2:30 time Start time for race was 7am. Sunrise was 6:55am. So, it was the zero dark early when we arrived and met at the Rose Bowl. Thermometer on the car read 41F, which is cold for LA. The Pasadena Half Marathon is produced by the same folks that put on...
Ride Report – Back Side of GMR

Ride Report – Back Side of GMR

38.0 miles, 3,918 ft elevation, 3:03 moving time On a crisp December morning, the club rode up the backside of GMR. Starting from Sierra Madre, the club picked up a large crew from Encanto Park Duarte, including me. GT changed a flat at the parks while the C group...
Race Report – Holiday Half Marathon Pomona

Race Report – Holiday Half Marathon Pomona

13.5 miles, 2:27 time elapsed On a chilly morning, we raced the Holiday Half Marathon in Pomona Fair grounds. Once the sun came up, it warmed up just enough. This race is all rollers, up and down. There are some big hills too. And it finished with a couple miles of...