F 30 – 35

Ode to the 121st Boston Marathon ♥

Posted on Jul 10, 2017 in 2017, Arizona, Bushouse - Emily, F 30 - 35

Ode to the 121st Boston Marathon ♥

Because there’s no way I could describe what it was like to experience Boston, I won’t even try. Instead, I’m just going to say “Thank You.” Thank you to mother nature for providing a day that was, though not ideal for runners, perfect for spectators and volunteers. Thank you to the Boston Police Department for keeping everyone safe. Thank you to Katherine Switzer for blazing the trail, inspiring in women the courage to do what men forbid 50 years ago, and for making it possible for us to stand at the starting line this year, representing almost 50% of the event’s...

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Coming to race, not just have fun– Keara McGraw (April 18, 2016)

Posted on Jun 7, 2016 in 2016, F 30 - 35, Florida, McGraw - Keara

Coming to race, not just have fun– Keara McGraw (April 18, 2016)

I can’t say enough good things about Boston. The city, the people, the race. Everything. Even if you’re not a diehard runner, it’s hard not to fall in love with the Boston Marathon. I think sometimes the money aspect of it tends to cloud my judgement of how much I love it, because it’s seriously an expensive weekend to drag yourself through 26 miles. But with two finishes in two years I proclaim Boston to be well worth it! Going into this one, many folks including myself were stalking the weather forecast. There was a lot of worry about temperatures being warm. If you...

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