Category: Running

Unisex Nike Zoom Fly SP Running Shoes

I ordered my next pair of running shoes Nike Zoom Fly SP

I have really enjoyed running in Nike Pegasus running shoes again. Nike intrigues me. I used to love the Pegasus shoe because it was perfectly balanced at cheap-but-good, always hovering around $80 new. Now, they’re in the $120 world and I am still cheap. So, I am going for sales. After watching Kofuzi talk about the Nike […]

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Why men shouldn’t stop running

For those of us who aren’t naturally as smooth as a dolphin or who aren’t religious about their waxing or manscaping, it takes a couple days of running for all the hair in your running shorts to be brutally torn out by the roots; after which, it’s all smooth sailing.
During those inaugural days, diaper rash for days. The worst kind of crotch chafe, chub rub, crotch rot, thigh rubbing.

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Chris Abraham is a true blue South Arlington Virginia Runner

I’m a true-blue South Arlington runner

I just did a Strava heatmap and the results are in: I’m a true-blue South Arlington runner. Until my mileage doubles, triples, or quadruples (8, 12, or 16 miles), I am limited to South Arlington, which includes the neighborhoods of Dominion Hills, Brockwood, Boulevard Manor, Glencarlyn, Arlington Forest, Forest Glen, Barcroft, Nauck, Columbia Heights, Alcova Heights, Arlington Heights, Westmont, Penrose, Arlington Views, Foxcroft Heights, Pentagon City, Arlington Ridge, Aurora Heights, and Crystal City.

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slow run 42-minutes in 24-degree weather

I’ve always been a slow runner

I’ve never been a fast runner! If I ran 2.54 miles in 42-minutes, according to ACTIVE’s Calculate Your Running Pace calculator then my pace was only 16:32! So, I’ve always been a slow-ass!

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Running update

I’ve done done nine runs in the last sixteen days. Up until now, I feel like it’s all been shaking down my body, making sure everything works right.

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