09 May 2008

Should I do this???

I was reading the local race mag at lunch and a small ad in the corner of a page I wasn't reading caught my eye.

At first I thought it was an ad for the Xterra qualifier held on Oahu every year in August. Then I notice it says BE PART OF HISTORY! and that's it's on December 7th not in August. Well, that made me stop and take a look.

Turns out it's the first ever World Championship for the Xduro series which is basically trail running. It's a half marathon and for this one you don't have to qualify to enter. I'm seriously thinking of doing it. I love trail running but I stopped doing it around June 2005 because I had a bout of sprained ankles. It was ugly, I was spraining both of them every time I ran, it was bad!! Ever since then I've been all freaked about trail running. Maybe it's time to try it again. I'm much stronger then I was 3 years ago and, even though I don't weigh any less, I'm really in much better shape. I may have to give trail running a try and see. Then I just might have to sign up for this. How fun.


Anna said...

Yes! Do it!

Pokey said...

Looks VERY cool Flo!! I say give it a whirl.....what do you have to lose? ;)

Comm's said...

really the only notoriety in endurance sports now is doing the INAUGURALS.

do it!!

Journaling time

 I'm going to try something new, journaling in the morning. I've always been an evening journaler unless there was something wrong t...