My first marathon was few years ago. I finished the race in 5 hours 20 mins. My goal was 4 hours 30 mins. Yup, nowhere closer to my goal. This year I was motivated to train again. I created a rough 12-weeks training plan so that I can participate in one of the races in early … More 26.2 miles!
I consider anything above 5 miles a long run. This past Saturday I did 9 miles run all the way to downtown. I am training for a marathon this Summer/Fall–– kind of sort of. I did one two years ago with maybe 4-5 weeks of training and completed it in 5:22. It was long, hard … More Fun Long Run!
Do you have a fear of water? I mean fear of swimming in the great wide ocean. I do! Actually I have a fear of balancing my body anywhere but on the ground. Be on a bicycle, snowboard, skis, rollerblades, surfing and of course swimming. Stories of my life! I have tried everything and I … More Fear of…
I still remember the day when I first met you on that hot summer day in El Monte, California on July 22, 2007. It was love at first sight. You were shining and standing tall on that parking lot. I did not hear a word the guy, aka sales guy, was trying to tell me … More Letting you go!
I did not realize the countless number of festivals vancouver organizes until this year. It does not matter if you go with friends, family or just by yourself, you will enjoy it no matter what. Here are some pictures of the few I have attended this year so far. Oh and different kind of foods … More Festivals & Food
Three things I have learned about myself in the last few months: I don’t really workout, if I don’t sign-up to any event I do am getting little bit addicted to participating in running events I love to eat and have not really moved an inch since my Triathlon in September Therefore, I have signed … More Fall Fall Fall
My mind’s been so occupied in the past few years looking for all different travel destinations that I forgot how much Vancouver has to offer. It is such a beautiful city, especially during summer. I love hiking and shame on me for not really exploring that avenue in this city, where there is a vast … More Why did I not hike before in Vancouver?