Last night, he was a turd. Flat out turd. I checked him all over for any soreness, and saw nothing. He didn't want to canter-left, but instead just rushed out in a stupid racing trot. He spooked at the wind, a bird, and then a few deer. NOT a good ride day. I ended up hopping off and putting him on the longeline. Then he cantered left without an issue. Dork.
Now, on to the
I have loaded the couch to 5k app on my phone, I already had fancy schmancy earbuds. I even picked up a pair of
I'm on week 2. The app starts out nice & slow, goes easy, doesn't push. But seriously.. what am I thinking?!
Oh yeah, here's why.. http://www.taps.org/run/
My friend Jennifer lost her brother in an accident a few weeks ago. I later learned he is an Army vet. I then asked my Marine friend Ben, "What can I do or have done to honor her brother?" He said, "Why not run for TAPS like I do?" awwe, geez. Okay, shoot, That's what I get for asking, right?
This means, as I start picking out 5k events, I'll be fundraising for TAPS in honor of Alan Chastain. I'll post up the links when this happens. Their wish for each runner is $500 a race. That's $10 from 50 people, followers and readers. We can easily do this, right?