Boulevard Diner (Dundalk, Md)
Boulevard Diner (Dundalk, Md)

To be honest, I thought I had already been to the Boulevard Diner during all of my time in Baltimore. It turns out I have not. Even when I arrived, I thought I had been, but I was probably confusing it with the Broadway Diner.

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Difference between the Asics Metaspeed Edge and the Metaspeed Sky
Difference between the Asics Metaspeed Edge and the Metaspeed Sky

What is the difference between the Asics Metaspeed Edge and Asics Metaspeed sky?

This question has been asked to me a few times now. Or people don’t even realize Asics has two different carbon-plated models.

Not only is the question a mouthful, but for two shoes that look nearly identical, it can be hard for me even to remember which model is which. It was just last year that Asics has an “ok” carbon plated shoe, but many people weren’t fans. Now Sara Hall is breaking records in the new models, and many people are like: what is even the difference between the Asics Metaspeed Edge and Asics Metaspeed sky? Does it matter? Can I get away with either?

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Allen Stone Run Swim Run
Allen Stone Run Swim Run

The Allen Stone Run Swim Run is one of my favorite races. I didn’t travel back to Virginia just to do the race but the timing worked that I was around anyway. The Allen Stone Run Swim Run is a 1k run on the beach followed by a 1k swim back in the ocean and then a 5k run on the boardwalk. The Virginia Beach boardwalk is cement so it is fast although you also dodge tourists on the boardwalk.

Many people know, but I grew up a swimmer. I have since stopped *really competing* in swimming events. I’ll occasionally do an open water swim but really the only time in recent years is at the Allen Stone Run Swim Run.

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