Coming to race, not just have fun

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 […]

Left or right? A seemingly minor decision leads me away from danger

[In 2013, David Meier cruised through his fourth consecutive Boston Marathon in 3:23:10, finishing in the upper half of his age group. He offers an introspective look at what happened next on his website www.brokentoenails.com.] Left or right? That was the choice we faced as we exited the Westin Copley Square that beautiful April afternoon. […]

Record Hot Weather Provides A Different Experience

If you ever wonder how weather affects people’s moods, look no further than the 2012 Boston Marathon. For those not aware, Marathon Monday in 2012 was one of the hottest on record with temperatures near 90 degrees by the end of the race. If you’re a tourist, this beach-like weather was a real treat, since […]