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Weigh-In Wednesday: 2012 Reflection

Weigh-In Wednesday: 2012 Reflection

It’s a blessing to make it to another year; this life changing journey amazes me every day. Sometimes I think about what have I done the past year and I just want to start hollering (In a good way of course). For those who don’t know I started my journey and this blog July 1, [...]

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Race Recap: CMU Homecoming Miles for Medals

Race Recap: CMU Homecoming Miles for Medals

With everything going on with my farther over the past couple of weeks, I’m excited to do something that brings me joy…Yep! You know what that is…Running Races… Who would have known that I’ll be saying that running brings me joy? My Alma Mater, Central Michigan University Homecoming happened to be over the weekend, while [...]

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My First 5K Race

My First 5K Race

Yesterday I participated in the Stephen Siller’s Tunnel to Towers Charity 5K. I’m excited that my first race was for charitable cause. ***Attention this post has a lot of pictures*** When I woke up I was very anxious and nervous, I knew that I was capable of running a 5K but this felt like the [...]

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Weekend Recap/ Weigh-In Wednesday/ Blog Challenge Day 5

Weekend Recap/ Weigh-In Wednesday/ Blog Challenge Day 5

Welcome Back to 300 Pounds and Running, My weekend in D.C. was amazing it started with a 7 hour train ride from Hartford to Washington, DC; the cool part is we made a stop at the Baltimore Penn Station, that’s where I’m going for fitbloggin’12. We got to D.C. around 3 pm, check in the [...]

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Running Mad!

Running Mad!

Welcome Back to 300 Pounds and Running Last night my girlfriend was pushing my buttons and I became irritated. I didn’t even argue with her I just went for a run. I left mainly to get out the house but my run ended up being very therapeutic. I focused on my breathing while I ran [...]

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Run Check In

Run Check In

I decided to take the momentum from my previous work out and run outside today. The birds were chirping and the bees were buzzing. Wait.... I think I’m dreaming! Finding it weird that I dreamt about running; I get out of the bed, put on my clothes and went for a run. Still I do [...]

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It’s all up hill from here!

It’s all up hill from here!

I tried to switch it up with today’s run but it came back to bite me in the butt. I ran around my neighborhood because I wanted to see something different. I made a right turn where I usually make a left. Everything seemed to be going good with my run. Pandora was playing the [...]

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Run Back Home!

Run Back Home!

I'm back from my mini-vacation in Detroit. I decide to take today's workout to the treadmill in the club house of my apartment complex. My workout took forever to complete, I could feel myself slowing down on the treadmill my body wanting to stop while my mind telling me to keep going, I'm gasping for [...]

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Running at the RAC

Running at the RAC

Today I went to the RAC (Romulus Athletic Center) with my girlfriend's father. It's a local recreation center with tons of muscle heads walking around. The track is located above the gym, each lap equals 1/10 mile. As noted in my last entry running on flat land is amazing compared to the hills/mountains of Connecticut. [...]

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Run in the park!

Run in the park!

Today I ran at 8:30 am, which is later than my usual 6:00 am run, after a 12 hour drive from Connecticut to Michigan I guess I can give myself a bye for running later than I normally do. It felt good being in my hometown seeing friends and family and running on flat land [...]

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I Can’t Believe I’m on Run #3

I Can’t Believe I’m on Run #3

I took today's run to the streets I ran through Henry Park which has a lot of hills, the run was tough but I survived!  I ran 1.88 miles, burned 398 calories, and my pace was 16.42 min/mile. Until the next time I’m 300lbs & Running! If you enjoyed this post, make sure you subscribe via [...]

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