Category Archive: Inspiration

We are Boston

The Boston Marathon is the pinnacle of a runner’s career. It is an elite group of athletes that earn the privilege to participate. Countless hours of running and training to be able to run with the world’s best. What happened today hits hard. It is as if someone planted bombs in my own neighborhood. While, […]

My Running Story Part 3

In May of 2012, my buddy, Kevin Herrington convinced me to buy a tri bike and start doing triathlons with him. As with running, I jumped in head first. I bought my bike in mid-May, then did 5 tris that season: Old Hickory Sprint, Chattanooga Waterfront Olympic, Nashville Sprint, Fall Creek Falls Olympic and culminating […]

My Running Story Part 2

Just 2 months into my running career, I had already completed my first 1/2 marathon in 2:11. Heading into the big Country Music 1/2 Marathon in April 2010, I had an injury. I don’t even remember what the injury was, but I finished in 2:30. It was definitely a cool experience, but I remember thinking […]

My Running Story

Thanks to Mitch Canter, WordPress Guru at Studio NashVegas, Run Franklin now has this beautiful new website. Since it is a WordPress site I need to start blogging. So, naturally, I will start with the beginning of my running journey and how I became the steward of Run Franklin. In Fall of 2009, my wife […]