Tag Archives: 5k

My Year in Running: 2015


Looking back at this past year, I realized that I didn't blog much and I totally missed out on documenting several races and experiences. I really hate that happened. However, I did have a pretty awesome year in running for 2015. I mean seriously...I RAN MY FIRST MARATHON! That's something that I'll never forget. I also ...

Bayler’s Birthday Bash 5k – 12/24/15

Bayler's Birthday Bash 2015

Four years ago I drove to Bishopville to run a race for a little boy I hadn’t ever met and I knew only one person that was going to be there who I didn’t even get to see that day. … Continue reading

The Big Little Run 5k 12/12/15


Honestly I haven’t been running much weekly for about a month or so now. In fact, the only running I’ve been doing since the Lexington half has been once a week for fun runs and/or a race. Maybe my body … Continue reading

Warm a Heart PattyPacks 5k 12/5/15 (A New PR! Call it a comeback?)


I know it’s been a while…heck it’s been almost all year since I’ve blogged. But sometimes life just gets busy and I sometimes struggle to balance all of my passions. And blogging is one of my passions that fell on … Continue reading

I Ran on a Runway!

Runway 5k Run

Every year for the past 4 years, the Columbia Metropolitan Airport shuts down a runway and allows runners to run a 5k on it. The race is called the Runway 5k Run. This is the perfect course for a PR! … Continue reading

A 9/11 5k with Troops on Fort Jackson!

Fort Jackson 9/11 5k

Columbia, SC is the home to the largest training center in the U.S. Army. Fort Jackson covers more than 52,000 acres of land that includes over 100 ranges and field training sites and 1160 buildings. On Saturday September 13th, Fort … Continue reading

We Start Together, We Finish Together {Recap}

Run for Our Troops 5k Run Recap

Sorry for the radio silence this past week or so. I didn’t have any posts scheduled while I was enjoying Pennsylvania and then recuperating after my racecation. I really needed that! Recaps of the Philly race to come soon. But … Continue reading

Warm a Heart PattyPacks Race Volunteer Recap


I think sometimes us runners take the race for granted. I’m not going to lie…I do. I don’t fully comprehend what it takes logistically to put on a race. And let’s face it, I hope I never do. I don’t … Continue reading

My 13 in 2013 Recap

When I joined Jill and Jen’s 13 in 2013 challenge, I didn’t know that I would grow so much as a runner. I not only completed the challenge of running 13 races in 2013, but I also exceeded that number! … Continue reading

My Un-timed Race! {Run Hard 5k Race Recap}


You may remember that I mentioned before about how I wanted to volunteer for a race sometime. Well, I’ve had an opportunity to present itself. It wasn’t a volunteer shift like you would think of normally at a race such … Continue reading