Augusta Rail Trail Mistake and PI N1 Trails-Great Performance

Pearl Izumi EM/N1 Trails
Pearl Izumi EM/N1 Trails

This morning I had to take TheWife’s Jeep in for some repairs, which were going to take at least a couple of hours. Now I am not keen on sitting in an auto repair shop’s waiting room for 2 hours. So instead I went for a run. Well sort of, kind of, err well yes I did.

What are you talking about?

Yes, I went for a run from ACAR in Augusta. The temp was 29F, which meant with all the melting that happened yesterday, that there was plenty of black ice around, just waiting for me to not be concentrating on what I was running on.

Then I did something dumb, now let’s be honest – stoopid! I decided to go on the Rail Trail. Which is usually one of my favorite places to run in Augusta. However, today it was not the smartest move I have ever made, but it gave me a chance to give the Pearl Izumi EM/N1 Trails a great torture test on how they would do in nasty stuff. Continue reading “Augusta Rail Trail Mistake and PI N1 Trails-Great Performance”

CMS Group Run and Hill Repeats – RunLog 1-15-14

Barry & Patrick after the CMS Group Run
Barry & Patrick after the CMS Group Run

Yesterday – yes yesterday, I got busy with life again, after running yesterday and didn’t write-up the run last night. Oh well, the way it goes.

What a gorgeous day! Mid 40’s, just a little breeze – in other words the January Thaw is here and I actually thought about wearing shorts, but at the last-minute chose not to, but I could have.

The only thing that wasn’t fun was avoiding traffic and having to run through the puddles and the left over ice patches.

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