Chickamauga Battlefield Half Marathon

3 years.  That’s how long I’ve been wanting to run this race.  The Chickamauga Battlefield Half Marathon has been on my radar ever since the day my running buddy Beth saw it featured in Runner’s World as one of the most scenic half marathon courses.  The first year I signed up and was injured.  The… Continue reading Chickamauga Battlefield Half Marathon

Benign Hypermobility Joint Syndrome

Yesterday’s Facebook Status: ‘For years I have blamed my many sports related injuries (torn ACL’s, multiple ankle sprains, a broken ankle, cartilage tears, peroneal tendonitis, hip bursitis, etc.) on being some sort of an athletic clutz. As it turns out, I have a condition called Benign Hypermobility Joint Syndrome. In my doctor’s words, “Your problem… Continue reading Benign Hypermobility Joint Syndrome