As most of you know, Alpha and I run every race in costumes. You have all asked and waited to see what we will be running as this year…Since we are running two races, that meant two costumes! We run in costumes for many reasons: makes the experience more fun, not so serious, helps keep anticipation anxiety under control, and having spectators cheer and take … Continue reading It’s TIME to run!!!!
As we are days away from the 2015 Disney World Marathon Weekend, I thought I’d share my veteran tips as to getting through this weekend and the race successfully. After you’ve spent months and countless hours training for this race, you have now received your last instructions and have confirmed your reservation at your hotel. Packing your bags and the fear of forgetting something important. Here … Continue reading Tips on running through Disney World
Well as I get ready to say good-bye to another year, I reflect on how much has happened. The good, the bad, and the ugly. 2014 was a memorable year for sure. I remember gearing up in January for my first full marathon. Nerves like you wouldn’t believe! The reason, I had little training due to fighting the flu all month-long in December. But I … Continue reading Cheers to 2014
As some of you may heard, runDisney has made it official. The Expedition Everest Challenge for May 2, 2015 will be the last. =( No rumors as of what will replace it, if anything but I will do my best to keep you in the loop. Have you done the Everest Challenge before? Alpha and I have. We were actually TEAM ALPHA and we ran with a larger group … Continue reading going, going, GONE!
I can’t believe how quickly the time has flew by!!! I feel like just yesterday I was sitting in front of my computer waiting for the clock to strike 12 so I can sign up for the Goofy’s Race and a Half Challenge! Was I really about to sign up for this challenge? Can I do it??? OF COURSE!!!!! There is no doubt in my mind … Continue reading In 39 Days..
I can comfortably say that this was the most EPIC race I have ever done! From the start of the Wine and Dine Half Marathon Weekend, until the end, FULL of memories!!! Let me start at the beginning…. We checked into the Hilton Bonnet Creek on Friday, the day before the race. Yes, I know, I live nearby but for every runDisney race we stay in or … Continue reading I wined, I dined, I CONQUERED
What an amazing weekend I just had! I had to pinch myself a few times to make sure I wasn’t dreaming because the 2014 Wine and Dine Half Marathon Weekend is one I won’t forget!!! It start off by me checking into the Hilton Bonnet Creek, have any of you stayed there? This place was PERFECTION, in more ways than one. If you don’t know about … Continue reading Marathon Weekends at Bonnet Creek
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!
I’m still going strong with my training for the runDisney Wine and Dine Half Marathon in November. I am very excited for this race!!! It will be my third night run at Walt Disney World. It is a completely different experience and one must try it at least once! I am excited to run this year’s Wine and Dine Half because it’s an anniversary year and … Continue reading Wine and Dine Half Marathon Update