Monthly Archives: December 2013

Celebrate and Save $20!!!!!

Today only 12/12/13 get the best deal on the Rock N Roll half or full marathons- $20 off registration! Portland’s race is May 18, 2014 Wanted to get the word out for those interested!

A Week til Club Cross!

7 days til Bend and … I overcommitted and am now taking a leave of absence from blogging because who needs to read more of this stuff anyway? 🙂 Originally I wanted to keep putting a daily blog out til next Saturday so I apologize for the false advertisement. I think I got the point […]

NCAA III Cross Country Champs #8

2005 NCAA III Cross Country Champs – Ohio Wesleyan- Delaware, Ohio Leading my team to a 4th place finish on a beautiful day on a tough course, I grabbed the 2nd place spot (scoring 1 team point); 8 seconds from winner Hailey Harren. The race took off down a steep hill, looped around with a […]

Wisconsin over Michigan (Big Tens) #9

2000 Big Ten Cross Country Championships University of Illinois –  Savoy, IL – 8K course Leading Michigan to a 2nd place Big Tens finish, Alan won the race with a burst of speed the final 300m over Matt Tegenkamp. Wisconsin won, as it always does. Sorry maize and blue fans, that’s just the way it […]

Cross Country Countdown (Roy Griak) #10

The Griak 2001-05 – Les Bolstad Golf Course, University of Minnesota – 5K and 6K I attended the 2001 Roy Griak Invitational with false hopes in meeting (my future husband)/man of mystery Alan Webb. I was very excited knowing that the Michigan guys would be running and planned the perfect moment to sweep Alan off […]

Cross Country countdown #11

If Runners World can write an entire article basing the nationals race a turning point to US Distance running, Alan deserves a  post of his own … remembering the history of Footlocker from the year 2K! 2000 Footlocker South Regional – McAlpine Greenway Park, Charlotte, NC – 5K course On a course pelted with cold […]

Cross Country Countdown #12

At the number 12 spot for race countdown to Club Nats is featuring highlights from XC State Champs in Virginia and Wisconsin. Up first: 1998 Virginia AAA State Cross Country – The Plains, VA – 5K course After trading his clunky size 12 Etonic Stable Pros for some Asics 2030s in an appropriate size 10.5, […]