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!
As faithful and true runDisney runners, we are always ready and waiting for the next registration date and searching for our next costumes. On registration day, it is always a nervous, messy day because its first come, first serve. And there are obvious popular races that sell out within minutes and MANY runners are left in the dark. But there are still ways into the race through … Continue reading runDisney updates
Well it looks like Walt Disney World has just made an announcement for another “newish” runDisney event. It is called Star Wars Rival Run Weekend. It really is just Star Wars Dark Side half weekend but it has a little twist now. It will make its debut new year April 5, 2019. What sets this one apart is that now you can choose your own destiny. … Continue reading Star Wars Rival Run Weekend
Well, how do I begin this recap…where do I begin this recap??? I had a seizure 4 days before I was set to run a half marathon. My favorite half marathon because it’s Star Wars. Although this seizure wasn’t world shattering, it did rock my world. I didn’t completely recover from it. But I was going to run this race regardless because I felt strong … Continue reading I was a TROOPER.