Category Archives: Juneathon

Catching up with Juneathon

OK, I thought when I signed up for Juneathon that I’d be able to blog daily. Obviously, I haven’t. All of my faithful readers know that they haven’t seen one of my blogs show up in their email or reader … Continue reading

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Juneathon Day 10: Urban Hikes

Monday was the opening day of youth program here called Lifetime Sports Academy. The program, which started 16 years ago, offers free golf, tennis and swimming lessons to any boy or girl between the ages of 8 and 18. After … Continue reading

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#Juneathon Day 9: Going to a TinCaps game

On Sunday, we rode to Parkview Field downtown to watch our Class A minor league baseball team, the TinCaps, play the Dayton Dragons. The TinCaps rallied in the bottom of the eighth inning to win 5-3. The game was a … Continue reading

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#Juneathon Day 8: A Volksmarch

Saturday, I headed over to Headwaters Park and did the Three Rivers Strollers annual Germanfest Volksmarch. I ran the 10Ks in 1 hour 12 minutes and 2 seconds. I was not running a race. In fact, Volksmarching came about in … Continue reading

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#Juneathon Day 6: Walking the dogs

I have two wonderful dogs that live in this house. One is a pointer-terrier mix and is about 12 years old. He’s not as spry as he used to be. He ambles when we go for walks. The other dog … Continue reading

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#Juneathon Days 4 & 5: Checking out the trails

Tuesday and Wednesday brought me to some of our city’s trails. On Tuesday, my son and I participated in the weekly Trek the Trails program, a ride along a second of the extensive trail network. We rode our bikes from … Continue reading

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#Janathon Day 3: Walking the dogs, a bike ride

On Monday, I took the dogs — a 9-year-old German Short-haired pointer and a 12-year-old pointer-terrier mix — on a couple mile walk. The GSH is go-go-go. The other dog is stop, sniff, pee. Stop, sniff, pee. Walking them together … Continue reading

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