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July 28, 2009

Registered for Route 66 5K

It’s official, I registered today for the Route 66 5K this weekend. Packet pickup on Friday, race start is Saturday at 8:30AM. I had to laugh at all of the legalese in the release: In consideration of Releasees (as defined herein) acceptance of this entry for the Route 66 Quarter Marathon™ (the “Marathon”) and any […]

July 26, 2009

Route 66 5K next weekend

I’ve been walking+running about 3 miles per outing lately and decided to enter the Route 66 Quarter Marathon‘s 5K this coming weekend to challenge myself a bit. Read about the race from the Tulsa World here. You can also watch this Fox23 news segment to learn more: DayPortPlayer.newPlayer({articleID:”40205″,bannerAdObjectID:”76″,videoAdObjectID:”75″,videoAdConDefID:”27″,playerInstanceID:”27574A89-06D1-CD92-4444-22719C5099EC”,domain:””,rootCategory:”null”,categoryID:”5″,accPos:”CCTVI.OTHER”,accSite:”KOKI”}); This will be my first running race […]

July 27, 2009

5K update and course map

I jogged 3.68 miles this morning as I continue preparing for the Route 66 5K and fall hunting including Colorado. Here’s a link to the 5K course map: Ideas for future events if this little old 5K goes well include the Tulsa Run in late October, Route 66 Marathon (or its related shorter races) […]

August 1, 2010

Notes from 2010-08-01

Ran 10.03 miles in 1 hour and 45 mins and felt good. Longest run of my Route 66 5k+Quarter Marathon build-up. It was 86 degrees F heat index when I started, hotter when I finished. First time ever running 10 miles. #

August 1, 2009

Notes from 2009-08-01

Finished the Route 66 5K, 12th in my age-weighted group, 37mins 14secs. There were more than 1,400 runners in this and the related Quarter Marathon and 1 mile fun run. What a blast! # Click here to see more of my pictures from the Route 66 5K Click here to search race […]

July 30, 2009

Notes from 2009-07-30

Route 66 5K starts in front of Dilly Deli (maybe some carbs+protein after the race?) # Of course, the Rt 66 5K ends in front of McNellie's so there's another carb option! 🙂 # Rock n Roll Marathon events have competitor tracking via text msgs, keeping peeps in the loop # Hhhmmm, […]

December 4, 2011

Notes from the week of 2011-12-04

"Startups create 3 million new jobs per year" (more from PBS Newshour on Accelerators) # Nouns are good, verbs are bad in base URLs (RESTful API design tips from @apigee) # My 2011 @route66marathon finishers certificate # Several must-reads in "Books On Entrepreneurship" from @feld # Watch my walk right now […]

November 20, 2011

Notes from the week of 2011-11-20

Africa is now the world's second largest mobile market! # 5.11mi easy, tapering. Warm until sunset. Beautiful though! #RunKeeper # Whether you know all of these games or not, the London Philharmonic Orchestra's rendition of their music is fantastic # I earned a entry to win an iHealth Digital Scale at […]

September 4, 2011

Notes from the week of 2011-09-04

RunKeeper and the Health Graph API Docs for the @HealthGraphAPI including Overview and OAuth 2.0 Registration & Authorization info # In honor of Steve Jobs, fan runs Apple-shaped route #RunKeeper # Perfect 10 out of 10 review of @RunKeeper from @iphoneappstorm # Both @RunKeeper and partner Withings will demo at Health […]

January 9, 2011

Notes from the week of 2011-01-09

PayPal X and payments news: Coming soon: A new @PayPalX site, preview here # Mobile payments news roundup from @paymentsnews # Key feature of Google's upcoming NFC-based mobile payment service = ads! (and reading between the lines, coupons) # I'm finding @PayPalX tweet stats fascinating # Web tools and tips: Tip: […]