“Winning” vs. “Being the Best”

Floyd Mayweather is evil.  Deadspin (and probably a million others) labeled him as a “coward” after the Mayweather-Pacquiao fight, the Pacquiao camp says Manny was denied a crucial shoulder injection before the fight which put him at a disadvantage and for heaven’s sake Justin Beiber is a huge Mayweather fan – enough said.

Yes, Floyd “Money” Mayweather is clearly Continue reading “Winning” vs. “Being the Best”

New PR

I’m getting there.

A few short months ago I was barely able to finish a 5k, even walking  half the way.  A few weeks ago I ran that same 3.1 miles at a 10-minute mile pace and was damn happy about it.  Then last week I tweaked my Achilles and was out of commission for a week – down from running three days a week to none.

So my expectations for today, especially after two hours of 3-person sand volleyball last night, were pretty low.  So imagine my surprise when  Continue reading New PR

Pretty People Playing Pretty Volleyball

On May 16, 2015, the May Fire! beach volleyball tournament returns to Volleyball Beach in Martin City for its third annual run.  For those of you not familiar with what May Fire! is you can explain it in one of several words: awesome, incredible, spectacular, inspiring.  But my favorite adjective for the experience of the tournament is this one: Continue reading Pretty People Playing Pretty Volleyball

You have been warned.