Jerseyman Triathlon Sprint : race report 1

Jerseyman Triathlon Sprint : race report
Today I took part in the annual JerseyMan Sprint triathlon held at the Spruce Run Park in Clinton, NJ . This was my triathlon of the 2014 season and my first on this course. It was a sprint distance event although the the bike portion was extended because of some road work so it wound up ...

2014 Newport 10k

2014 Newport 10k
Today my friends and I took part in the annual 2014 edition of the   Newport 10k . Newport, NJ is a busy commercial and residential neighborhood near Jersey city,  located across the Hudson River from lower  Manhattan, NY. It features modern condominiums, brownstones and a rich Financial and business office parks along the Hudson river. ...

Race Report: 2014 Rutgers/Unite 13.1 half marathon 2

Race Report: 2014 Rutgers/Unite 13.1 half marathon
Once again it’s mid-April and time for the Rutgers 13.1 Half marathon in New Brunswick. Rutgers Unite 13.1 course (2014 edition) The half-marathon course, is road race traversing most of Rutgers new Brunswick campuses.It starts near the Livingston campus, loops around to the Busch Campus, before crossing the river and finishing on College Ave. This ...

Race Report 2014: Essex Cherry Blossom 10k 1

Race Report 2014: Essex Cherry Blossom 10k
This was the second race of my weekend, yesterday I had done a 5-mile trail run.. Because of the unseasonable cold winter and Spring I  didn’t expect many blooms this year in the 2014  edition of the Essex County Cherry Blossom 10K at  Newark’s Branch brook park. This race is   a popular 10k race held ...

Race Report 2014: Lost Brook Trail Run 5-mile

Race Report 2014: Lost Brook Trail  Run 5-mile
After a pretty miserable winter here in the Northeast,I was glad to be starting my running season.. This will be my first running race of the 2014 season, and this starts off a pretty busy month of April, with 4 more races scheduled in the coming weekends. This run is through a nature preserve in ...

Running in the fall

Running in the fall
Here on the East coast and many other parts of the US , nature is a cornucopia of colors as the trees perform their annual ritual of fall. Its one of the best times to run, or do anything outdoors that let’s you take in all the scenery. Luckily my favorite running path is through ...

Cool & Funny race reports by Trevor Wurtele

Cool & Funny race reports by Trevor Wurtele
Canadian professional triathlete Trevor Wurtele  (part of Team Wurtele his wife Heather is also a pro triathlete) have some of the coolest and funniest photo video race reports. I had seen them before, and am thoroughly amused by them I can watch them over and over.  The guy is freakin’ fast and creative! He basically does ...

Six Flags Triathlon 2013 Race Report & Photos 10

Six Flags Triathlon 2013 Race Report & Photos
Today a few friends and myself took part in the second annual 2013 Six Flags triathlon, held at the Six Flags amusement park in Jackson, NJ. We participated in the Olympic distance race as part of a relay team. This  Olympic distance triathlon featured a 2-lap (1500m) swim, followed 24.8-mile bike loop , and finished ...

Philadelphia Rock & Roll Half Marathon 2013

Philadelphia Rock & Roll Half Marathon 2013
Today a bunch of friends of mine plus about 18,000 other participants took part in the 2013 Rock and Roll Philadelphia Half Marathon. This is a popular race in the Rock and Roll Running series, held in a very scenic course through downtown Philadelphia. Race Morning Race morning weather was perfect about 60 clear skies ...