About Yuri

I'm Yuri and I'm in a hurry to lose weight, get fit, and have fun doing it! This blog is a chronicle of a once fat guy's journey to fitness while training for a marathon—and beyond. You'll also find running-related gear review, links and inspiration.

Running In Vancouver

I’ve been invited to be a digital champion for the Modo Spring Run-Off  Vancouver 8K.  The Modo 8K is annual run on March 22, 2015 in Stanley Park in support of the Take a Hike Foundation. As part of my duties, I was asked to write a post for the Canadian Running Series blog … Continue reading

Vancouver Transcend Premiere

If you live in or around Vancouver, join me on Sunday March 8th at 7 pm at The Rio Theatre for the local premiere of Transcend! Tickets are $10 in advance at distance runwear or online at riotheatreticketcs.ca Related posts: tRANscend—The Wesley Korir Story [Video] There is a new running documentary set to be … Continue reading