If it’s cold where you are and you’re planning to run Boston, you’ve probably dealt with the dilemma of running on bitter cold days. How many layers? Gloves or mittens? Clif Bar or Gu? Well, at least you don’t have to worry about “Is it too cold?” because the NYT’s Gina Kolata has more running wisdom for us. As long as you keep moving, you’ll be OK… unless you forgot the hat and subsequently crack your friggin’ ear off like Jennifer Davis. DOH!
She took off a glove to touch her ears so she could find out just how cold they were. To her shock, one of her ears cracked. “It was sort of like semi-frozen meat,” she recalled.