How much DOES Boston Marathon Cost??

So how much DOES it truly cost to run the Boston Marathon?  Inquiring minds want to know.  I'm sure it can be done on the cheap, but to do it up right, which I plan to do for my first Boston, here's what I figure: Registration fee: $150 Hotel: $1116 (Friday - Tuesday; 4 nights/5 …

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Let the Boston Spending Begin!

Got my $100 Boston pillow . . . Thanks Mom! And ordered my OFFICIAL Boston jacket . . . It's not the bright pink and black I had hoped for, but I'll take it! And a training 1/2 zip fleece . . . Doesn't it look like I'll run faster in this??? Can you tell …

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Boston Fever!

Boston Fever has begun! Flight prices went WAY down today so a bunch of the runners from my run group booked the same flight.  Party plane!  My running group, significant other AND my parents! 🙂 So fun.  Will make for GREAT blogging opportunities. The prices dropped just in time for the kickoff of Boston training …

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New Training Plan: $100 Pillow!

Who wants to buy me a $100 Boston Marathon decorative pillow for Christmas?!?!   I know it's pricey.  But you only run your first Boston once.  And I'm thinking that if I get it soon and SLEEP on it every night, maybe I won't have to train quite so hard - all the positive, fun …

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I’m STILL in Boston!

Look what arrived in the mail yesterday! Another official Boston Acceptance!  I guess the email acceptance wasn't the official, offical one.  No worries.  One can never hear from the BAA telling them they are a kick ass runner too many times! 🙂  And the first thing that was printed on the back of the card …

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Let the Boston Blogging Begin!

  Part of the Boston group from Chan Life Time - a few others couldn't make it Life Time had it's Boston Marathon training group pre-training meeting this morning.  Basically just a short informational session about how the training will be structured, hotel special, the bus and the activities that will be for the group …

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