The half-marathon was, in many ways, not what I was expecting. Knowing that the route had changed, and that we’d be winding our way through Chinatown and Hintonburg and Westboro before heading north to Quebec and then back to Ontario and around the Canal…well, I confess to having imagined a leisurely 21km/13 mile walk, with [...]
Tomorrow’s the GREAT GLEBE GARAGE SALE! Woohoo. The rain will put a damper on things, but I’ll still be there.
It’s also Ottawa Race Weekend. The route has changed, taking it through more populated and livelier neighbourhoods, so there oughta be a lot more spectators, despite the rain. Good luck to all of you who are [...]
You are SUPER FANTASTIC
To everybody who participated in Ottawa’s Race Weekend, this sign’s for you.
The marathon is my very favourite spectator sport. Actually, come to think of it, it’s the only spectator sport I really like. I think it’s partly because it’s undertaken by ordinary people instead of just professional athletes. And [...]
GC and I headed out around 8:30 in the morning to watch the Marathon. I like to watch from Dow’s Lake, around the 37km mark – they still have about 5km to go. A lot of them are running on sheer willpower by this point.
The winner, while he was in 6th place
Unlike other [...]