Death Star Running Game

In honor of the new Star Wars movie, I wanted to share with you a nerdy mind game I like play to keep me focused during races so I can continue to push even when my body doesn’t want to move.  I call it the Death Star Running Game.   Let me set the scene:

Race Recap: Rudolph Ramble 8k

Who would have thought that you could wear shorts and a tank top to run a holiday race in Chicago in December?!?  Thank you global warming.  Sunday I ran the Rudolph Ramble 8k, put on by Fleet Feet.  It was a rainy, humid 60 degrees day, and created the exact conditions you would have expected