NYC Marathon, the beginning.

This race was the most epic of all epicness!!! Is that even a word…it will be for now.. The moment came, the day we were leaving for New York. I was still packing last minute because I had moved just days before and I couldn’t find anything! But I made sure that my race day gear was all there and in my carry on luggage! … Continue reading NYC Marathon, the beginning.

The night before the race

It has been an incredible experience! From the minute we got on the plane, to this moment right now. I just LOVE everything about New York. The lights, the sound, the people, it’s all amazing. I’ve been doing lots of thing with ASICS and I can’t be more grateful. It has been full of fun. The day we went to the expo was a day … Continue reading The night before the race

Packing my ASICS

Here we are! Days away from the New York City marathon! Months and months of training, and overcoming new obstacles hasn’t been the easiest of roads. But I have managed to stay positive, stay focused, and continue to fight. I can not describe my level of excitement! I have worked REALLY hard to survive training, now it will all carry me through my 26.2 miles … Continue reading Packing my ASICS

#GoRunIt with Coach Kastor

If you read my last blog post, then you all know how amazing and helpful coach Kastor is. He has been running for a pretty long time, lots of cross-country, track, and road running. He has a degree in Exercise Physiology.  After graduating college, he created and coached a non-profit running club called the High Sierra Striders. He is now the head coach for the ASICS Mammoth Track Club … Continue reading #GoRunIt with Coach Kastor

A letter to my coach

Being part of teamASICS for the New York City Marathon has been an incredible journey so far. I’ve made lots of new friends, connected with amazing, inspiring people, and have had my own coach! Andrew Kastor, better known as coach Kastor, has been an incredible tool in my training. A little bit about him…Coach Kastor has been running for a pretty long time, lots of … Continue reading A letter to my coach

You had questions, we had answers

For the webisode 4 series of the “5 to the finish line” teamASICS, we wanted your questions! You all handed in some great questions and lots of nutrition, what to eat during training! Well the video is out and here are what some of the members of teamASICS New York City Marathon team has to say: It’s getting close, less than 30 days out from … Continue reading You had questions, we had answers

We all face challenges

Everyone has challenges, many have battles we know nothing about. That is why training is so important. Sometimes things don’t happen as well plan so  with training so far in advance, we have plenty of time to try and try again. If you have a bad run, or going through a bad streak, keep trying. Change things up, run the opposite way, run at a … Continue reading We all face challenges