In every race I have run here in Spain I have have to say that a huge percentage of runners cheat.  They will run on the sidewalk instead of the street and on every turn cut though the sidewalk, or park, or any way that will give an advantage.  I have even seen people not […]

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Barcelona 10K Challenge

The Challenge Are you a fan, a big fan, of 10K races? Does the idea of trying to endure a long series of races throughout a year entice you?  If yes, and you live in Barcelona,  you are in luck. There is a competition known as the BCN 10K CHALLENGE .  It is a series […]

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The Running of the Noses

This New Year’s Eve, while in Barcelona, I ran my fourth race since I got back into running on Feb 1, 2012.  It was the Cursa dels Nassos, an annual race near the oceanside of the city. Cursa del Nassos means “running of the noses.” There were about 10.000 runners and I managed to finish 6.216th! […]

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