Airport Assault: Road Racing at WCU

In a college town that consists of little more than an expanding campus and a run-of-the-mill athletic department, it’s easy to overlook the absolutely excellent events that take place. Outside of the Valley of the Lilies Half-Marathon and 5k, and when Western alum Manteo Mitchell pulled in Olympic Silver at the London Games, there hasn’tContinue reading “Airport Assault: Road Racing at WCU”

The Dopey: An Agonizing Countdown

Unfortunately it’s about that time of the year again. While everyone else is looking for the perfect Halloween costume, or planning Thanksgiving and Christmas with their families; the countdown to race day has begun. At 75 days out from the Walt Disney World Marathon Weekend the pressure is on to make up for the trainingContinue reading “The Dopey: An Agonizing Countdown”