Picks for 2008

1) Maratona Della Citta Di Roma (March 16th)
A beautiful ancient city and a marathon together? What more could you ask for!

2) E.T. Full Moon Midnight Marathon (August 17th)
“Running along the fringe of the mysterious Area 51, this stretch of highway (375) has an overwhelming number of reported UFO sightings. So much so, that in 1996 the federal government officially named highway 375 the “Extraterrestrial Highway”. The ET Highway has become a gathering place for UFO enthusiasts and nature lovers alike. With elevations ranging from roughly 4000-5600 feet, the high desert will enchant you with gorgeous vegetation, surrounding mountains, and stunning vistas. An additional treat is the cooler temperatures. Rachel, NV is generally 15 degrees cooler than the Las Vegas Valley; coupled with a midnight run, temperatures should be in the 60′s in August! ”

Oh yes……this one’s definitely for me!

3) Portland Marathon (October 5th)
Where I caught the bug.

4) Trail of Two Cities Marathon ( November 9th)
New comer….I’ve heard nothing but things about this event.

Related Posts:

One Comments

  1. Bob Gentile says:

    Looks like a nice 08′ race line up Steve…congrats and look forward to following ur journey.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>

Got Asthma?

Volunteer as a Research Subject
for the
Severe Asthma Research Program
Need more info? Contact me

Get Involved

Most frequently asked question

"Can you have an asthma attack with a normal sat reading"?
The answer is..YES!
While it's a little unusual to see a person with a perfect O2 sat of a 100% during a severe exacerbation, its pretty typical to see sats in the 94-97% range. The reason for this, is that asthma is a disease of the airways , not the alveoli where gas exchange takes place. Most asthmatics dont desaturate during the early stages of an attack,unless theres a secondary problem such as pneumonia. You have to be extremely ill with asthma if your sats are low.

Racewalking

Winston