Lexington – Stride

Railroad to Freedom

9 pax took at the Railroad to Freedom with an excellent hill to finish off the 6+ mile route. Great having Crack back with us! Conditions: 63 degrees, 95% humidity The Thang: Disclaimer Count off BOM The Route: Railroad to Freedom Maiden to S. Church S. Church to Hendrix L on George L on Gibson …

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IM Hearts Swartz

It was a perfect morning for another 10K.  The weather doesn’t get much better for running right now so get out there and take advantage of it before the humidity sets in.  8 PAX took the red one and avoided the sack to put in some work.  Good to see Ranger back out there.  There …

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Monday before P200

6 pax posted for some betterment the Monday before P200. It’s good to shake the legs out. A light run is also recommended on Wednesday. Also, Tclaps to the Striders for placing in last weekend’s LRAH. Conditions: 35 degrees The Thang: Disclaimer Count off BOM The Route: Big Loop Take 6 toward LES R on …

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Big Loop

Perfect weather conditions today at Stride as we ran a Big Loop around Lexington Proper. We were #Bright4Digits. P200 is coming. Conditions: 50 degrees The Thang: Disclaimer Count off BOM The Route: Big Loop Take 6 toward LES R on Corley L on Dreher Cross at light at LMS Run sidewalk on Cola Ave/West Main …

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Church & Hendrix Loops

Stride was pleased to welcome Coon Dog to the group this AM. He’s gearing up for his 1st P200 experience so he’s putting in some training miles. Based on his effort today, he’ll do just fine. Here’s your recap: Conditions: 40s, no rain The Thang: Disclaimer Count off BOM The Route: 3 Loops, totaling 6.3 …

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Manhunt Route Remix

5 pax took advantage of great running weather for a remix of the Manhunt Route. We added Gibson Forest neighborhood to add some mileage to the route. No manhunt to report this time. Conditions: 39 degrees The Thang: Disclaimer Count off BOM Manhunt Route: Maiden to Hendrix L on Duffie Shawshank Loop R onto Duffie …

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Harmon Hill Hurts

Stride and other running AO’s around the Region are making a concerted effort to develop safer routes that we can become more familiar with.  Familiar routes make safer routes.  The one YHC chose today limited intersection crossings to 4 and stayed away from heavy, fast moving traffic.  The route also incorporated as much sidewalk as …

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Final Stride of 2018

The final running of Stride 2018 featured a 10 pax, 4 XLers, a crop dusting, an #Elvis, a bloody nipple, and several mileage goals achieved. Conditions: 55 degrees, foggy, light mist The Thang: Count off Disclaimer BOM 3 Loops of Hendrix/Church Small Loop From Maiden, L on S. Church R on Elm R on 3rd …

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Cold December Rain

5 pax chose the Daily Red Pill this AM and posted for some cold, rainy, hilly miles. Jam ran fast. Kukoc and Wingback ran really fast. Hemingway found Elvis. YHC picked up the six and found some new treasures for upcoming Urban Legend Qs. Conditions: 37 degrees, rain The Thang: Disclaimer Count off BOM R …

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Monday 10K

7 pax enjoyed what is likely the final mild AM for months. It’s not often a December run results in a sweat-soaked shirt. Conditions: 60 degrees The Thang: Count off Disclaimer BOM E Main R on Cedarcrest R on Freedom R on Railroad R on 6 L on Gibson R on S. Church L on …

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Monday Stride

8 pax started their week with some miles at Stride. Make it a great week, Men. Conditions: 50 degrees, light mist The Thang: Count off Disclaimer BOM L on S. Church R on Gibson L on Pond View Pond View loop to Satcher R on Barr R on Hwy 1 R on Chariot Cross Hendrix …

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Monday Stride

Monday’s #DRP sent 6 men to Stride to start their week of betterment. Have a great week! Conditions: mid-40s The Thang: Disclaimer Count off BOM Run on 6 toward Main Cross Main L on Butler R on Meetze L on Cola Ave L on George (beside Lizards Thicket) R on Hendrix L on Duffie R …

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Monday 10k

A slight mist didn’t keep 9 pax away from betterment. Also, we welcomed Wingback to his first Stride. Conditions: 59 degrees, slight mist The Thang: Disclaimer Count off BOM E Main R on Cedarcrest R on Freedom R on Railroad R on 6 L on Gibson R on S. Church L on Elm R on …

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Monday 10K

14 pax decided to take the Daily Red Pill by running a Monday 10K. Stride welcomed No Help who came all the way from the other side of town, like almost 4 miles away. Hold each accountable this week, men. Conditions: 65 degrees The Thang: Count off Disclaimer BOM The Route: From E. Main, L …

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Striders Run to Freedom

Conditions:  Around 70, but still humid Stride Route:  Run to Freedom Hendrix L on George L on Hwy 6 L on Railroad L on Freedom L on Cedarcrest L on Main Back to the flag COT – Announcements: Mentor Program needs volunteers (Lexington Elementary – hosting Mentor Nights) – See Ken Doll Hairy Bison – …

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Caddy Shak Run

11 Men including one FNG came out to Stride this morning. Weather was a cool 71 degrees, but still humid. Route was to the Caddy Shak golf range off of Pilgrim Church Rd. https://routes.rungoapp.com/route/XgNdmgGGqw Welcome FNG Yard Dog!

Smooth 6+ Miler

Another strong morning in the Stride gloom. Tclaps to Juice for running XL. Here’s a quick recap: Conditions: 70 degrees, 100% humidity The Thang: Count off Disclaimer BOM The Route: R on E Main R on Cedarcrest R on Freedom R on Railroad R on 6 L on Gibson R on S. Church L on …

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All the Hills

10 PAX were not afraid of running every hill that could be found this morning at Stride. Excellent work by everyone. Conditions: 71 deg F & dripping Count off, Disclaimer(?), Prayer – North on Lake – Right on Main St. – Left on Whispering Winds Dr., make a loop around the neighborhood – Right on …

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2 in 1

This is 2 Backblasts in 1! Conditions: Cold and Freakin Windy So on Monday YHC took the Q at the last minute. YHC likes simple OAB’s and figured the wind might not be as bad heading towards Red Bank. YHC was wrong and somehow the wind blew into our face in both directions. But running …

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Lowes OAB

The Thang: I hope I have room for the details of today’s route… Lets see, left onto 6. Proceed for 30 minutes towards Lowes (whichever one you choose) Turn around and run back. Whew barely. Moleskin: A nice, simple, well lit route complete with bathrooms (where was Floppy??) Announcements: 4/13 – Born to be Brave …

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We Found the Hills

7 PAX who were not DR for Spring Break posted at Stride in search of hills, and hills they found. Here is what it looked like: Conditions: 57 deg F & splendid Count off, Disclaimer(?), Prayer – North on Lake – Right on Main St. – Left on Whispering Winds Dr., make a loop around …

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Moist Shank Fly By

Weather: Moist but no rain mid 50s 6 Pax did the harder thing despite the call of the fartsack.  The pax denied the temptation of “TAPERING” since P200 was this weekend. Disclaimer Prayer The Route: 5mile route Left on N.Lake Left on 378/Hwy towards Ford Dealership Left on Chariot into Duffie (Adds1 mile with 2 …

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Loops and Holes

When we say “all paces welcome,” we mean it. We had Pickle and Kukoc representing the 6.5 min/mile pace. Recall and Knozit represented the 8 min/mile pace. Candy Stripe and Meatball represented the high 8s pace. The rest of us were taking it easy at around a 10/min pace. The route had some built in …

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