Race Report: 2nd Annual West Island 5K (by 5K Addict)

This morning under beautiful 62 degree weather, I raced the 2013 West Island 5K in Fairhaven, MA to benefit the Fairhaven High School cross-country team. This was the race’s second annual event and my first time attending. The race was started last year to raise money for the cross-country team and on its inaugural race […] Read more »

2nd Annual West Island 5K (by The Running Griffin)

This morning it was off to Fairhaven, Massachusetts for the 2nd Annual West Island 5k. It was an absolutely perfect spring morning and heading down toward the coastal town of Fairhaven was a nice drive however what was ahead along the race course far outweighed a nice drive down. The scenic run on the West […] Read more »

Let’s All Pay It Forward

Picture this: It’s 1986 and I’m assessing my “situation” as I question whether or not I should walk in the door for an orientation meeting that is recruiting students for this fairly new sport called Cross Country. Like most puberty-ridden adolescents getting ready to enter high school, I am struggling with self-doubt, worried about my […] Read more »