Well shit, it’s been a month and I’m still putting off writing a Boston race report. I think it’s fairly safe to say that a conventional one won’t be surfacing in the near future. Now fully rested and recovered, I’ve spent some time reflecting on what the heck happened out there. Four weeks later, I’ve managed to identify a few
excuses factors that contributed to a disappointing race:
- It was really warm, even more so than predicted.
- A “friend” unloaded a bunch of shit on me the week leading into the race which left me feeling sick to my stomach — it couldn’t have waited one more week?!
- It just wasn’t my day.
While yes, my Boston Marathon did not go as planned, the 2017 Boston Marathon was not a total failure — not even close! Read more >>