While landing back to Amsterdam after a winter in Indonesia, I knew that I had to invent something to keep myself busy and avoid the post-travel blues. That idea took shape as a personal challenge: run every day for a month. No matter what. Why? Why Not. I’m certainly not new to running. Running is an… Continua a leggere What I learned Running Every Day for a Month
Dam tot Damloop, 5 years later
Dam tot Damloop is a running event starting from AmsterDAM and ending in ZaanDAM (now you see where the name comes from, right?). Sunday 21st September I run for the second time this 16.1km popular course. Popular is probably an understatement: 45.000 people took part to this edition, and I bet the organizers had lot of fun to make… Continua a leggere Dam tot Damloop, 5 years later
8km run after 8 months
This blog witnessed my passion for running already, culminating in 2007 with the completion of my first Marathon. So, 8K seems a little distance for a runner, but it was a symbolic achievement for me 8 months after my knee ACL reconstruction! I’m BACK!!! After 2 months of training in Vondelpark with my friend Andy… Continua a leggere 8km run after 8 months
Amsterdam Half Marathon II!
Saro’ ripetirivo, ma l’occasione di lanciarmi in una mezza maratona dopo aver concluso la DamTotDamloop di 16.1Km non potevo perdermela. Cosi’ dopo 3 anni riesccomi alla partenza dell’Amsterdam Half Marathon. Quest’anno potrei scrivere un libro: “Come NON prepararsi ad una mezza maratona”. I may be repetitive in things I do, but the oportunity to run… Continua a leggere Amsterdam Half Marathon II!
Dam tot Damloop edizione serale
Ieri sera, 19 Set 2009, ho completato la mia prima Dam tot Damloop 🙂 Dam tot Damloop e’ una corsa di 10 miglia (16.1Km) che parte dalla stazione centrale di Amsterdam e finisce nella vicina cittadina di Zandam… DAM e’ diga in olandese, quindi la corsa e’ da diga a diga.