We are in October, during the 2020 Covid-19 pandemic. But it feels like we are in year 4 of the 2020 pandemic. It has been a whirlwind of a year. I am pretty sure all of us at one point or another have been affected by this Coronavirus. Yes, races have been cancelled, even some for next year have already been cancelled or switched over … Continue reading Running a race with anxiety during a pandemic
So everything has been messy this year. Including the running world. Most, if not all races have transitioned over to virtual options. One of the races I did this year, was Endure’s Rise Shine Run event. It took place in September. There was a 5K, 10K, and half marathon options. I signed up to run it for fun. Besides, the medal was a VERY pretty sterling … Continue reading Rise-Shine-Run- and keep dreaming!
The runDisney Walt Disney World Marathon 2020 has come and gone! It is my favorite time of year because it’s my favorite distance to run and I get to see ALL of my favorite people!! I was more excited about this year because the course was completely different so I couldn’t wait to run it. The expo was fun because I was holding a giveaway … Continue reading Same runDisney Marathon, different course
I have written about races before. I have covered all distances and all types of races. But there are ones that are definitely unique. The virtual races. Why are they so different? Well, for one they are becoming more popular. You sign up for the same distance, sometimes at a lesser cost, with the same reward and you get to run it on your OWN … Continue reading The diamond medal
I haven’t brought you all a run in a while but here is a GOOD one and it involves DIAMONDS! I love this one because Diamonds are my birthstone! I’m an April baby and it makes me excited for this race for many reasons! I introduce you to The Endure Jewelry Diamond 10K, taking place on September 1, 2019. This race will be benefiting … Continue reading The Diamond run
So another runDisney marathon weekend has come and gone. Weather was unpredictable as usual because well…..Florida. Last year, it was 30 something degrees and this year we were in the 80s. Horrible running conditions in my opinion. But I was happy that I was staying in part of Hilton Bonnet Creek‘s marathon weekend. Have you heard or stayed there for a race yet? It is … Continue reading Running to Hilton Bonnet Creek
“A lovely cheesy pizza just for me.” You remember some of the most infamous lines from one of the most memorable Christmas movies back in the day? I watched that movie a lot growing up and it’s such a fun one. You can’t think of Kevin McCallister and the Wet Bandits without laughing. All the pranks Marv and Harry had to go through just to … Continue reading Pizza and running…..yes please!
It’s officially fall! Which means it’s officially marathon training season. WOOHOO! What does that mean in Florida? Beautiful fall leaves, those brown, orange, yellow colors, with cool breezes and cool nights…NO. That doesn’t happen here. We get rain, HOT days and humid nights. But runners still run through those conditions, I think we are just used to it and we battle through it all. But … Continue reading Walt Disney World Marathon 2019
Run with Character has added a new addition to their virtual running series and I am uber excited about this one. She is one of my favorite characters and probably one of my spirit animals too LOL. It’s GRUMPY CAT!!!!! YAY! I was so excited when I saw her as the latest face of the virtual race on Run With Character‘s site. There are 3 … Continue reading The World’s GRUMPIEST 5K
OK runners, I am bringing you some great info and the red carpet! There is a RED CARPET race alert! And I don’t think you’ll want to miss it!!! I am going to fill you in on all the details so you can sign up and run because if you don’t, I have a feeling you will regret it. So don’t have those post run … Continue reading Lights, camera, RUN!