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#MedalMonday: “Hybrid” Get to the Green

Get to the Green

It's a week after my first marathon and I ended up racing. But not really though. I thought I'd be missing this year's Get to the Green 10k race because I was recovering from the marathon. But it just so happened that I ended up running it. A friend, Creighton had registered twice by accident. She ...

Friday Favorites: 1/17/14 Edition

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Oh thank goodness it’s Friday! I’ve had a pretty crazy busy week at work. I think I spoke too early last Friday when I said I felt like I could breath again. I must have jinxed myself. My friend Dawn … 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 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

Ray Tanner Foundation Home Run 12k Race Recap


I signed up for this race a while back. I was excited that this would be my first 12k and it also ended up intertwining perfectly with my half marathon training. One thing that I didn’t expect was getting sick … Continue reading

Run for the Troops 5k Race Recap + a New PR!


Believing that you came in 5th of your age group, not so bad… Finding out that you came in 4th and the girl you were a step behind crossing the finish line was the one that placed 3rd — I’ve … Continue reading

High Five Friday!


Okay, so the title is slightly misleading, but I do have a story to tell about a “high-five” because I promised Audrey and our group will get a laugh out of it. The story involves our Ed from Fleet Feet/pub … Continue reading

Born in the USA Relay Race Recap


This local race is 4 miles with the option of running the full as a single or as a 2-person relay team with an even split. When I first thought of registering I figured I’d do the full 4 miles … Continue reading

Fit in Fitness Weekly Recap + Meal Planning {6/9/13}

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The RunStreak is still going strong!! Sunday: 4 mile run {RWRunStreak Day 7} Monday: 5k @ pub run and we were able to take a pair of Saucony Kinvara’s for a test run! {RWRunStreak Day 8} Tuesday: 2 mile run … Continue reading

Fit in Fitness Weekly Recap + Meal Planning {6/2/13}

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Back in the saddle again! Leave it to a running challenge to kick my butt back into gear! I’ve ran every day since Monday but still have yet to do any strength training. I plan on getting at least one … Continue reading