A wide shot of the Andes Mountains with a snow covered Mt. Ausangate in the center. The 2020 team of eleven are hiking in the foreground on a beautiful day.

Tag: marathon

Randy wears a blue shirt and points to the back of Rob's blue shirt, which says, "2020 Vision Quest: Reach your peak potential"
02 Dec
2019
Sharing the vision for my running trifecta ahead!

As the first serious snowstorm of the season descends upon New England and much of the country, I'm ending a weekend of thanksgiving by

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Randy and Quinn crossing the finish line of the 2013 BAA 5K. Quinn, a yellow Labrador Retriever is guiding with one paw on the ground, tongue joyfully hanging out as they pass the flag display which marks the Boston Marathon finish.
14 Apr
2019
Why the Boston Marathon? Anyone’s guide to looking at ability differently

"It is difficult to train for a marathon; but it is even more difficult to not be able to train for a marathon" - Aaron Douglas

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Randy and guide run; Randy's eyes closed
30 Mar
2019
Teaming up for the 2019 Boston Marathon, Finding the Finish

"The marathon can humble you" -​ Bill Rodgers, winner of four Boston Marathons "Boston Billy" knows what he's talking about and he's a

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New Boston Tether requirement is short against Randy’s forearm. One size doesn’t fit all!
04 Feb
2019
Boston Marathon creates a major tether challenge

Running the Boston Marathon totally blind holds more than sufficient challenge, such as the arduous training requirements on

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Randy, Tracy, and Autumn in Scotland, August 2018 at the top of Edinburgh Castle.
06 Jan
2019
Hindsight and Foresight with “2020” Vision for 2019

Launching into the new year, I join many in reflecting on the past year’s accomplishments and setbacks I prefer to use these as a bit

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Randy and Jose run the Boston Marathon in 2018, bundled up in coasts on a rainy street.
22 Apr
2018
Framing Failure as Setback through Success

By Randy Pierce The 2018 Boston Marathon featured the worst marathon weather I’ve ever experienced: cold temperatures, relentless

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18 Feb
2018
Training the Mind and Body for Boston – The Right Guide Always Helps!

By Randy Pierce “If you want something you’ve never had, you must be willing to do something you’ve never done” —Thomas

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25 Nov
2017
California and the USABA National Marathon Championship!

By Randy Pierce “Running is 90% Mental and 10% physical” – runner’s adage Certainly there is much more than 10% physical involved

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15 Oct
2017
Guest Blog: Inspiration Under The Radar

By Greg Neault I was running when I wrote this, so sue me if it goes too fast A lot of people have asked me why I decided to run a

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07 Oct
2017
Major Marathon Milestone as we go Back to Back and Coast to Coast!

By Randy Pierce  "The real purpose of running isn't to win a race It's to test the limits of the human heart" —Bill Bowerman, track

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05 Aug
2017
Healthy thoughts for all as I start my training

By Randy Pierce The arrival of August heralded the start of my training for the California International Marathon (CIM) for December 3

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21 May
2017
Teamwork on the Gate City Relay and Marathon

By Randy Pierce “Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much" --Hellen Keller My original goal was simply to share time

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22 Apr
2017
Moving Forward in Celebration!

By Randy Pierce “Life is what happens while we are busy making other plans” – John Lennon Recently our focus has been upon the

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15 Apr
2017
Marathon Monday – Help us reach our goal!

By Randy Pierce Runners exalt the marathon as a public test of private will, when months or years of solitary training, early

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08 Apr
2017
Our Peak Potential Table Sprint Challenge is Live!

By Randy Pierce If you are already fully versed on the Peak Potential Table Sprint Challenge and just want to join the team – Get

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01 Apr
2017
2020 Team with a Vision – Banking on Success

By Randy Pierce Today, I’m proud to officially announce the team of which I’m a part in this journey to my third Boston Marathon

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19 Feb
2017
Help us reach our goal for Peak Potential 2017!

By Randy Pierce With snowstorms hammering New England in the last week, our readers may have been a little distracted and missed last

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11 Feb
2017
We need your help to reach our stretch goal for Peak Potential 2017!

By Randy Pierce I am attempting to give you all a little notice as I ask you to consider helping me reach for a daunting goal On Monday,

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14 Jan
2017
Inclusion at the heart of Nashua’s Gate City Marathon

By Randy Pierce "Faith is taking the first step even when you don't see the whole staircase" - Martin Luther King, Jr My friendships,

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31 Dec
2016
Goals for 2017

By Randy Pierce My "vision" for 2017 as it pertains to both the 2020 Vision Quest and myself is admittedly fraught with a little more

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