Tag: California

Running: Fri, 29 Apr 2016 18:25:02

Activity: Crystal City 5k Fridays Race 5 Distance: 3.29 mi Duration: 00:45:33 Average Speed: 3.7 mph Average Pace: 13:51 min/mi Calories Burned: 891 Heart Rate: 142 Activity Link: https://runkeeper.com/user/chrisabraham/activity/778205779 Start Time: Fri, 29 Apr 2016 18:25:02

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Running: Tue, 26 Apr 2016 19:46:17

Activity: Running Distance: 2.17 mi Duration: 00:32:25 Average Speed: 3.3 mph Average Pace: 14:54 min/mi Calories Burned: 553 Activity Link: https://runkeeper.com/user/chrisabraham/activity/776582584 Start Time: Tue, 26 Apr 2016 19:46:17

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Running: Fri, 22 Apr 2016 18:25:32

Activity: Crystal City 5k Fridays Race  Distance: 3.21 mi Duration: 00:46:02 Average Speed: 3.74 mph Average Pace: 14:20 min/mi Calories Burned: 637 Activity Link: https://runkeeper.com/user/chrisabraham/activity/773972092 Start Time: Fri, 22 Apr 2016 18:25:32

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In praise of being dead last in a race

As I told you last week, last Saturday I ran the Four Courts Four Miler.  I finished!

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Chris Abraham Latin Dancer

My secret superpower is apparently Latin Dancing

When I posted three-hundred-and-twelve-pounds! When did that happen? this morning, I also posted it on Facebook and Twitter. Out of nowhere, my Bogota, Colombiana, dance partner at the wedding reception I attended as padrino, Sandra, popped into Facebook comments and wrote, ‘te recomiendo que sigas bailando!!,’ “I recommend that you keep dancing!!” Then she Messenger chatted me, ‘te recomiendo que sigas […]

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Biker Barre, owner Katie Fouts, instructor Ingrid Nelson. Rob Strong

Spinning is awesome at Biker Barre

My girlfriend keeps on inviting me to Spin at Biker Barre in DC on Capitol Hill and I have never said no because it’s pretty awesome.   Our favorite instructor was Lauren Rice until she moved away to Seattle for grad school — we miss you, Lauren! Now, we’re digging on co-owner Katie Geffken, though we’ve really enjoyed Ashley […]

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crossfit south arlington

Entering the cult of CrossFit in 2016

As of Monday, January 4, it looks like I will serve my first week in the cult of CrossFit. I have been thinking about joining CrossFit for a while because I am already interested in kettlebells and Concept2 Indoor Rowers and some of my best friends have transformed their lives through a commitment to CrossFit. […]

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