Author Archives: Kansas City Runner

About Kansas City Runner

Kansas City Runner blogs on cool places to run, walk and cycle in Kansas City and beyond.

One more look back at 2015

The holiday isn’t over yet. So before I tie a bow around 2015 and charge fully into the new year, there’s one more post I want to file. Kate, the kids and I had some great outdoor experiences in 2015, and during … Continue reading

Posted in All posts, January 2016 | 2 Comments

A new running plan for 2016

I’ve written several times over the holidays about my commitment to and excitement about renewing my running discipline. As I blogged recently, it’s not that I didn’t run in 2015. Rather, I didn’t hit the road as often as in previous years, … Continue reading

Posted in All posts, January 2016 | 4 Comments

Renewed Sermon Center membership

If you live in Independence and don’t belong to the Roger T. Sermon Community Center, add joining the family fitness hub to your holiday checklist. I just renewed my membership for 2016. It’s the best deal in town. Adults can join … Continue reading

Posted in All posts, December 2015 | 2 Comments

Another good run … save one thing

I enjoyed an easy run this afternoon. The roads were slushy and slick, so I stuck to the sidewalks, where the snow was powdery and undisturbed. With the sun shining brigthly and temperatures hovering around 28, it was the perfect winter … Continue reading

Posted in All posts, December 2015 | Leave a comment

A winter wonderland

As a wintry mix fell steadily this morning in Kansas City, I concluded it was the perfect time to don an extra layer and hit the road. There were few motorists on the streets as I set out around 10 a.m., and the snow-sleet combination offered … Continue reading

Posted in All posts, December 2015 | 2 Comments