Sunday, March 30, 2008

He's done!

I did about 46 miles this morning on the bike. It was easier than I expected; I don't know what I keep thinking that I'll always have to start from ground zero. That brings my mileage for this week to around 100 miles for the bike, but only 9 for running since I took a week off after the Grasslands marathon. I got in 4000 meters of swimming.

Just got a call a bit ago from Sweet Baboo. He finished the Bataan in just under 5 hours. He said it was tough (cha! it's like, 26 miles across the Southern New Mexico desert with lots of deep sand). "Go-go" Maria Ladd was first female (I think he said she did it in 3:28) and 3rd runner overall.

This is his fifth marathon in 4 months. What a freak I married--a big, happy, sweaty freak whose shoes are full of sand, I'll bet. I can't wait for him to get home and tell me all about it, and for him to turn off this damned pager that's been going off for 6 hours.

Thought for the day: Everyone can do more than they think they can. --David Horton.



  1. You two are just so amazing!

  2. Thanks for the update!

    Food for S.B., and for Maria as well!

  3. You are one lucky gal! You picked well...

  4. Awesome job on the bike; awesome job your husband did with Bataan; awesome TOES!


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