Erin Christon the long run

2013 / April 19

Empty Cup

So prior to Monday I had planned on writing a really fun post about my birthday which was on Monday the 15th, but with all that transpired that afternoon it didn’t really seem fitting.  Today I found something else to write about.  Every Friday morning Oiselle posts a contest on twitter.  They ask everyone following […]

2013 / March 25

New look for the website

Thanks to my brother the web developer I have this new fancy shmancy website for the blog!

2013 / March 25

Warmer Climate

This past week I escaped from the cold snowy and sunless land of Indiana and headed south to Fort Myers Beach, FL. The trip was for a family vacation, but I successfully turned it into a mini training camp. Fort Myers Beach is not the most ideal location for serious training but I managed to […]

2012 / December 31

A Year-End Review!

A lot that can happen in year.  Some things perhaps more significant than others, but regardless all important in one way or the other.  So here is my rundown of the recent trip around the sun. 1. Living in the south. 2. Running outside in January & February in shorts and a t-shirt. 3. Seeing alligators in the wild. […]

2012 / November 26

Thanksgiving Week

Turkey Trot Thanksgiving morning I ran the Valparaiso Turkey Trot.  It was a pretty decent size race with over 3000 people running the 5 and 10k that morning.  The race went exceptionally well.  I decided to run the 10k to change it up from the 5k races I have been doing lately.  Thanksgiving morning was […]

2012 / October 12

Kick the tires and light the fires

This is the last full week of living in Myrtle Beach, and it has been full of packing.  I kind of feel like (and I am going to be a bit more of a nerd here than normal) that scene in the last Harry Potter movie where they get stuck in the vault and everything […]