Run Sherpa or Aide Station on Wheels?

I'm not sure which name I like best, but the job is the same. Each Sunday I accompany Tony on his long run. Of course I am not fast enough to keep up with him anymore, so I go along on my bike.

He loads up my bike and my pockets with his Gu Brew and Gu energy gels and stuffs my pockets with the layers he removes as it gets warmer.

But it's turned out to be a pretty good gig. I get two uninterrupted hours with him to enjoy the amazing sunny skies and view of the ocean. And I get a slow two hour ride that doesn't do too much for my cardio, but it is a great core workout from trying to balance while peddling so slowly.

So which name shall I claim? Run Sherpa? Or Aide Station on Wheels?

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Comment by Judith in Portland on February 19, 2014 at 9:49pm

I think the latter. What a wonderful way to be together and be out in the fresh air! I love it!..Blessings

Comment by Neil on February 20, 2014 at 9:33am

Fantastic is the name. It is great that you put the time in to be together and to enjoy the time together it is amazing and an inspiration to all. Go girl go

Comment by Erin on February 20, 2014 at 4:04pm

Thanks so much. At first I didn't want to do it, but it is such a great, relaxing time each week to recharge.

Comment by acidrock23 on February 20, 2014 at 6:25pm

Do you rent yourself out? I could use a run sherpa!

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