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
“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!
I have a certain thing for races as all runners do. We sign up for them, train for them, line up at the start, finish and have this runner’s high when we cross that finish line as we proudly wear our finishers medal. Am I right? But there are also virtual runs, that I have a deep love for! I have done tons of virtual … Continue reading Everything but the kitchen sink
I am always on the hunt for a good virtual race. I can’t always travel around to races to I look for the next good thing and do the virtual runs and give myself challenges. I make them fun, interesting, and sometimes hard work. Depending on the distance of the race. I think I found the BEST one yet. Gone for a Run – May … Continue reading May the RUN be with you.
HAPPY 4TH OF JULY!!!! Time for fireworks and fun! But there is also something that is kicking off today….and it’s pretty big… Do YOU like a challenge? You know my answer to that. I’ve been going strong in my current Run the year challenge. But in my true, “go big or go home” MO I decided to add another Run The Edge challenge. But this one is a big … Continue reading RUN the states
The best way a mother runner wants to celebrate Mother’s Day is with a RUN! When I am training, or even when I don’t have a race in sight, I like doing virtual races to keep my running going. It helps to keep me motivated. And during my training, it helps to keep it interesting. Because after all, marathon training can get boring at times. … Continue reading Time to celebrate MOM
I took upon the latest virtual race challenge that I’ve come across. It’s the Classic 15K I decided to go for a little run from Running on the wall. I enjoy doing virtual races as it keeps my training fun. It gives me something to look forward too and adds a little change in the training. I know many who train and get bored or get … Continue reading “I just felt like running.” -Forest Gump