Author Archives: ggbolt16

About ggbolt16

PC (USA) pastor, husband, father to one girl and one boy, friend, Presbyterian, Mountaineer, Christian, athlete, theologian, buttface, home brewer

Portland Marathon 2011


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Portland Marathon 2011 Video


The women’s winner sold me my shoes!

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“Hey Stranger, You’re Awesome!”


The title of this post is a quote from a sign I saw several places as I traversed the 26.2 mile route of the Portland Marathon on a cool, rainy Sunday morning in October. It also happens to be one of the most grace-filled and holy things I have ever seen. Continue reading

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Healing Strides Team 2011


In 2010 my grandmother Julia Sparks died after a long battle with Alzheimer’s. In honor of her, I have set out to run races and raise $10,000 for the Alzheimer’s Association of Oregon. I want 2011 to be a ―Year … Continue reading

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Solaire Salmon Run Recap


Last Saturday, May 7, the Year of Memories Team completed the Solaire Salmon Run. Team members for this race were Brad, his wife Lisa, their son Jake and me, Greg. Continue reading

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We have Sponsors?


So far this has been an amazing experience and I am continually overwhelmed by the support we have received in our quest to raise $10,000 for the Alzheimer’s Association this year. Continue reading

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Needed a Little Motivation


I was starting to get bored with running all the time so subsequently I began to think of reasons not to run. I missed several runs and was thinking, “what have I gotten my self into?” Continue reading

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