Profile cover photo
Profile photo
Chad Sellers
19 followers
19 followers
About
Posts

Post has attachment
No Boston Magic
I wanted to share a few quick thoughts on the Boston Marathon. It's been about 12 days now and I'm glad I went, but I likely won't return. The downhill pounding didn't treat me well despite my specific preparation and strength work going in. The weather was...
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
Getting Greedy In California: CIM Race Report
Wow! I need to get back on the blogging horse here. It's been about 2 months since I had a disappointing run out at California International Marathon (CIM) and then floated into the holidays without giving an update on what went wrong. I'm not going to over...
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
Hometown High and Headphone Guy: Des Moines Marathon Race Report (10/19/14)
I was certainly in uncharted waters going into the DSM Marathon. I had never run a second marathon only 4 weeks after the first. But I had laid out an aggressive plan to run 2 fall marathons as warmups for my goal race, the California International Marathon...
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
Be Aggressive, B-E Agressive: Omaha Marathon Race Report (9/21/14)
I decided to jump into the Omaha Marathon about a week before the race. I knew I wasn't super fit yet, having just started back training seriously in early August, but my half-marathon on 9/7/14 had gone better than expected and a low-key marathon just felt...
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
How I Just Missed Making Olympic Trials (Okay, it was 10 minutes): Freedom Run Half Race Report
Last Sunday I made my way up to Valley, Nebraska (just west of Omaha) for the Freedom Run Half Marathon. There's also a 10k, 5k, and Family mile offered but the main event is definitely the Half. When I arrived there were volunteers out directing parking an...
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
No More Sunscreen
So I went in for my annual physical in mid-August. Had some blood work done, which is not my favorite thing. But I somehow survived the needle without passing out. According to the doctor my "lipids are amazing." Apparently, that has to do with cholesterol....
No More Sunscreen
No More Sunscreen
respecttherun.blogspot.com
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
Surprise! I'm Still Alive
I've been down (but not out) for a couple months here. I had a good run at Grandma's in late June and then caught some sort of virus that ruined most of my July including my planned Grand Canyon Rim to Rim to Rim run on July 11th. I will give you a quick re...
Surprise! I'm Still Alive
Surprise! I'm Still Alive
respecttherun.blogspot.com
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
Guzzlin' Drinks, Droppin' Pills and Fast Women: My Grandma's Marathon Race Report
LOGISTICS I drove over solo from Lincoln to Des Moines on Thursday night (3 hours). Then Friday morning I hopped in one of 3 minivans full of Des Moines runners heading north. The vans included some of my Des Moines running friends such as Ryan Kramer, Greg...
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
All-Comers Track Meet at Lincoln Northstar on 6/18/14
I went out to a local all-comers track meet last night. It was put on by my friend Brian Wandzilak at the Northstar High School Track. I didn't run since I have Grandma's Marathon in just a couple days, but my son Gavin wanted to use the meet as a workout. ...
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
PhotoAnimated Photo
PhotoAnimated Photo
Photo
2014-06-19
37 Photos - View album
Add a comment...
Wait while more posts are being loaded