Author Archives: McRunner

Breaking and Entering

Being new to Netflix, and new to chasing a Guinness World Record, I was intrigued when I found the documentary, “Breaking and Entering.” It follows a diverse group of people chasing records for a variety of reasons. Some are seeking … Continue reading

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Record Run Update

With barely six weeks until the LA Marathon, I am very happy with where I’m at… The training is going better than expected. My main concern going into this marathon buildup was my left knee, which I injured last fall. … Continue reading

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40 Days to LA

As my buddy says, “Lot of work to do” before the LA Marthon!

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Dreaming of Walking

I know it sounds funny, but lately the idea of walking has been at the forefront of my mind… It started when I learned a co-worker was going to leave his job to hike the entire Appalachian Trail (AT). That’s … Continue reading

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The Future of Awesome II

Here I am, day 3, it is 24×7 Shamrock Shakes and McD’s. All is going great. But, as I mentioned a few days back, there are definitely things I miss eating. With that said, I want to introduce another menu … Continue reading

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The Chase is On

Finally got my hands on the Shamrock Shake! I got word the shake was in town around noon today – while I was mid-McRib. No, I didn’t hear about it from the terribly unreliable ShamrockShake.com, but instead from a friend … Continue reading

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The Future of Awesome

As I head towards 24×7 Shamrock Shakes and McD’s, I am starting to think more about the foods that I’ll miss. I know it will only be for a little while, but you become attached to certain foods, you know? … Continue reading

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Coming Soon!

Alright, McDonald’s tweeted the Shamrock Shake is “almost back.” Sorry vanilla. Don’t worry about it chocolate. It’s okay strawberry. Wait, strawberry? Strawberry, you’re still around?! I know the next couple of weeks are going to be tough for you. But, … Continue reading

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Run, Shamrock. Run!

On March 17th 2013, I will attempt to break a Guinness World Record at the LA Marathon. Since this will take place on St. Patrick’s Day, I will be completing the race dressed as the world famous Shamrock Shake! I … Continue reading

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The Ups and Downs of Marathoning

Running is a funny thing. At times you feel like you could go forever and nothing will ever stop you. Then the inevitable injuries and setbacks occur. At these low points, the doubt starts to creep it. Will I ever … Continue reading

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