Pensacola Half Marathon Race Recap

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Appears courtesy of Life’s Run. It has been a fun and exciting weekend! Sunday I ran the Pensacola Half Marathon, which is my 2nd half and the same one I ran last year. It was very special for several different reasons. I volunteered to be the Saturday long run coach for the training group at […]

Boston Marathon Recap

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Appears courtesy of Making a Run For It. I know I was very public about this yesterday, but I’m going to voice this one more time. Boston, I love you. This may ramble on, and I don’t apologize if it does.   packet pickup! When I started receiving more heat warning emails from the Boston Athletic Association […]

Mardi Gras Half Marathon Recap

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Appears courtesy of Wellness Without Pity. We did it! The Rock-n-Roll Mardi Gras Half Marathon is in the books and it was truly epic. Not only did I train for and complete the race a mere four months after having my baby in October, I finished the race feeling amazing, like I could have kept […]

13.1 Dallas Marathon Race Recap

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Appears courtesy of Food and Fitness 4 Real. Getting ready for a race can be almost as exhausting as actually running the race!  Yesterday during my lunch break, I drove down to Luke’s Locker to pick up my race packet for the 13.1 Dallas Marathon.  Since I registered several months ago, my race bib was […]

A Woman’s Syndrome

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I just finished my first half-Ironman triathlon. Yes, me.  Yes, the one in the picture.  I thought I would be on top of the world after such a feat, especially considering how far I have come in only a short year.  I went from not being able to run two miles, to a race that […]

Niagara Falls International Half-Marathon Race Recap

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Appears courtesy of Gillian’s Active Life. Finally, I’m getting around to posting the recap of my first half-marathon ever! B and I decided to stay the night in Niagara Falls, at the Hilton Fallsview. Because we know the area really well, I knew exactly where I had to go to catch the shuttle the next […]

Race Recap: Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront 5K

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Appears courtesy of Gillian’s Active Life. Summary: I ran a good race, but it was not a good race to run. Race Expo The race expo was on the Friday and Saturday before the race. I’ve never been to a race expo that had more than five or six tents, so this was pretty neat […]

We survived the Frogtown Trail Challenge 2011

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Appears courtesy of Yellow Wishbone. Recently Steven, my husband, and I did something I would not have imagined I could do – complete a 4.2ish mile trail race! We participated in the Frogtown Trail Challenge out of Cumming, GA as one of my 25 by 25 (25 things I want to do before my 25th […]

Race Recap: 27th Annual Army Ten Miler

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Appears courtesy of Running With Perseverance. My fourth running of The Army Ten Miler is in the books! While my mantra for last year was “save something for the bridge,” my mantra for this year was “run your own race.” That might have been harder to do if I had run with my friend, but […]