NYC Marathon Race Report

What an experience! NYC Marathon is indeed a great adventure.

We arrived in the city on Thursday. On Friday we went to the Expo to pick up our bibs. That’s a party in itself already for any race I think. In the afternoon I went for a short jog in Central Park to check out the finish line. Lots of activity there already in preparation for the opening ceremony that took place in the evening.

Dutch flag carried along the home stretch Continue reading


Israel Visit

I got to visit Israel on work-related matters this week. Not the first time I was there, but it was the first time I got to visit Jerusalem. 2 hours is way way waaay to short to do that, but even that short visit was enough to make a lasting impression even on me as a non-religious person. I can see people from all kinds of religions want to go there.