A day of celebration quickly approaches! It’s one of my favorite days of the year because it’s the day that runners from all over the nation get together and celebrate our love, passion, and favorite way to sweat….NATIONAL RUNNING DAY! It will be on June 3,2015. Runners everywhere will do anything possible to go for a run, whether a local running group has something planned, … Continue reading #GoRunItJune3
I have received the latest edition of RunnerBox and it is FANTASTIC! For those who aren’t too familiar with RunnerBox, let me explain it a little… RunnerBox is a subscription box for runners, and anyone who is active really. It is a mini box filled with tons of running products that gets delivered to your front door. There is no need for you to go out … Continue reading Box full of runners love
In running we find that sometimes we get injured. Sometimes we hurt in places where we didn’t know we could hurt! But here is a fairly common injury, the Achilles. When I ran the goofy challenge, it was one of new injuries I got. It hurt to put pressure on my heel and to flex it. Since then I was able to overcome the injury … Continue reading What a pain in the…heel?
Wow things have been busy around here lately! But I was finally able to sit down and make my training schedule for the TCS NYC Marathon! I am not happy about the fact that I have to train during the HOT HOT Florida summer but I’ll make it work! When I set out to train for a marathon, I like write everything down. I usually … Continue reading Let the training begin!
Today was a day that I just HAD to share with you all….. Talking to my BFF, Jin, (the one who keeps you all posted on my races on FB) about running. Which BTW, she has made my SOOOO happy by deciding to run her first half marathon! She has her eye on the runDisney Wine and Dine Half marathon in November so she has … Continue reading My legs just kept going.
WOW! What a crazy training schedule its been for the Goofy’s Race and a Half Challenge!!!! This past weekend I finally was successful at completing high mileage. The race is just 2 weeks away and I feel ready! I ran a local half marathon a few weeks back and set out to do a mock Goofy run. After completing the half, I went home and iced and … Continue reading Training ups and downs
How did I set 3 PRs in one month?!?!? I’ll tell you. It’s no secret. I have always been a competitive runner….I compete against myself. I RARELY run a race for time, or train to be faster. Knowing that running alone is a major task in itself, I’m not trying to go completely off my rocker and hurt myself. I know that running any distance … Continue reading Believe it is and you will succeed
Things are getting very exciting over here! The Wine and Dine Weekend is 10 days away! It’s been a long time since my last long distance race. I was telling Alpha that I believe to me a distance runner. While the 5Ks, and 10Ks are a lot of fun, my heart is in distance running ❤ I did my last training run yesterday, … Continue reading Ready to Wine and Dine 13.1 miles!
The Wine and Dine Half Marathon is just 19 days away! I can’t be more excited for this race! It will be my second night race being I have already ran the Tower of Terror 10-miler in the past. The training has been going excellent! Little setbacks as far as my Scoliosis pain goes but I still keep pushing! I have been trying to … Continue reading We have dined, now time to run!
Another update on my training for these upcoming races. I have been keeping up with the personalized training schedule I made for myself. I am 3 months into my training with a few setbacks. Luckily this time is a little different from my last training update. I had hit double digits officially and not in the way I would’ve liked. I was due for … Continue reading The Half and Full Marathon training continues