During my visit to Portland in May, my sister and participated in what was called the Discovery Run. Road Runner Sports, the local running store hosts this FREE monthly event for the community. Runners of all ages, running levels, and paces can partake in the event. The concept behind the Discovery Run is a 5K … More Tualatin Discovery Run Recap
The organizers of the Best Damn Race series held the inaugural Best Damn Race Cape Coral on Sunday. This was my first out-of-town race experience. I was joined on this venture by my friend Sam, who was running the half as well and it was her first half at that! Sam, our friend Danny and … More Race Recap: Best Damn Race Cape Coral
The timing of this post could not be more fitting as we are talking about the essentials and mental prep for the big race day and I am prepping myself mentally and packing for my second half marathon in just three days. This will be my first time essentially traveling for a race. I’m excited … More Let’s Talk Training Thursday: Race Day
On Sunday I completed the last long run of my training with 12 miles. I definitely am feeling really good so far and a lot more confident that I was for my first half. During my last set of training my longest distance was 10.5 miles and I did absolutely no speed work. This set … More It’s Taper Time!
It’s time for another edition of “Let’s Talk Training Thursday,” I am back with my co-hosts Pretty Lil Mudder, Powered By Bling, Half Marathon Mama, and Girl on the Move! and this week we are talking about racecation tips! Now, some of you non-runners may be asking, what is a racecation? Well, here is your … More Let’s Talk Training Thursday: Racecation Tips