Hello readers! This is my first full week of school, so I’m really getting started with my new schedule and trying to fit everything in, both pertaining to the classroom and my life. I hope you enjoy this week!




2 miles, 18:04 (9:02/mile)

No, I did not…

Hello readers! This is a bit of a boring week compared to last week. The main objective: continue what I started, progress-wise. Enjoy!


3 miles, 26:14 (8:45/mile)

This was a pretty good morning. I woke up and ran right away. I really am anxious to keep up what I…

Hello readers! This is a really big week for me, so I hope you’re ready for a bit of a longer read than normal. I had cross country camp and Mines of Spain, but this is going to be an amalgamation of running, running tips and advice, a pinch of…

Hello readers! Although this is my first full week back in Iowa, I’m not sure how exciting this will be. It’s a readjustment, from elevation to humidity. The two have similar effects on running. Well, I hope you stick around to enjoy this week’s entry!




2.05 miles…

Hello readers! Sorry for the break, but I was on vacation! Now I’m back to tell you all about my adventures in Utah, both running and otherwise. I hope you’re sitting down because I’m going to try to cram it all down in this one entry.

Sunday, June 27th


Hello readers! I know it hasn’t been a full week, but my dad and I are leaving on a plane to Utah tomorrow morning, so I don’t think I’ll have time. Every week when I write this, I do a lot of pre-writing. What that basically means is that I…

Hello readers! Wow, we’ve got a tremendous week ahead of us ending with Schuetzen NEIN, the nine-hour trail race at Schuetzen Park on Saturday. I can’t wait to fill you in on the details. For now, let’s start with the beginning of the week.


3 miles, 26:24 (8:47/mile)


Morgan Barnard

Teacher, Runner, Reader, and Writer. Destined for great things, I think.

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