Monthly Archives: "June 2015"

Welcome to Pisaq!

Posted by Ty · on June 29, 2015 · in Uncategorized · with 0 Comments

Welcome to Pisaq!

After a long day of travel for our new arrivals, and a last day of Spanish class for the Spanish Immersion Program students, our entire STRIVE-Peru group united in Pisaq yesterday afternoon! We were greeted by thin air and sunny skies as the group got to know each other and took a tour around Pisaq. […]

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Grandma’s Marathon Report: 26.2 in the Rain

Huge thanks, as always, to the many, many people who made this possible – including but not limited to: my coach, Jon Waldron; my sponsors HOKA ONE ONE and STRIVE Trips and Nuun Hydration; my amazingly supportive parents, partner, and – of course – cat, Richard Parker; and finally, all of my friends and fans who have […]

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Life in Ollantaytambo

Posted by · on June 25, 2015 · in Uncategorized · with 0 Comments

Life in Ollantaytambo

All 7 of our Spanish Immersion high school students are settling in to their day to day life in Ollanta.  After an early morning wakeup on Tuesday, we headed to the airport for a brief but breathtaking flight to Cusco.  We stumbled out of the plane in a state somewhere between sleeping and awake and […]

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Safe and Sound

Posted by · on June 21, 2015 · in Uncategorized · with 0 Comments

Safe and Sound

I awoke from my brief “siesta” to an endless valley sprawling out beneath the wing of the plane. A quick left turn directed us towards a narrow runway and I was soon breathing the thin air of Cuzco, Peru. Three new faces greeted me at the exit of the airport and I was introduced to […]

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Ty’s Training: Week of June 8, 2015

Weekly Summary – 73 Miles in 13 runs. A great week including a 29’06 10k as a last hard effort before Grandma’s Marathon, now less than a week away! Feeling the taper… ready to roll! Don’t forget to follow me on Instagram and Twitter @TylerCAndrews. And, of course, don’t forget to check out STRIVE’s programs for […]

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