Author Archives: chelseaschmidt

Vermont City Marathon 2016

I was supposed to run this marathon last year, but alas! Got the pesky ARDs and it took months to recover, blah blah blah. I still went, however! I spectated and got to watch my friends Jefe and Gid crush … Continue reading

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I’m alive.

In March of 2015 I was in a coma for a week because of a rare lung injury called ARDS. Look that shit up if you want to learn about a terrifying thing that can happen to your body! The … Continue reading

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Winter Realness

This post title is inspired by all of the RuPaul’s Drag Race I’ve been watching. They just put the word “realness” after any combination of words and I feel that. Sometimes you’ve just got to serve some kind of realness, … Continue reading

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Runishment 2015

It was a humid, vile, and cloudless day last September in Maryland. A flat farm road lay out before us and my buddy Jeff and I were in the middle of a 17 mile run (his first of that length). … Continue reading

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DIY Slacker Crafts: Medal Hanger

Hear ye! Hear ye! Slackers unite! I am here to tell you that it is possible to suck at crafts, but still be able to make stuff. I know. Seems crazy, but sometimes my love of doing something new overrides … Continue reading

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IT LIVES.

oh hey y’all! It’s only been, what? six months? I never wrote a Boston recap? What the heck is wrong with me! It was glorious! Sure, it was my slowest marathon at the time (3:47:03 but don’t worry, I went … Continue reading

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Oh! I’m running a marathon in two days.

This has been a pretty radio silent training cycle for me. But, I figured, hey why not jump back in? Also I may or may not be carb loading with beer and pasta right now as I type this. Speaking … Continue reading

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