This past Sunday I ran the Jersey Shore Half Marathon, hosted by The Shore A.C., a local running organization that supports athletes in numerous Track and Field events. I had previously run 2 of their races, the Captain Zinn 5k and Asbury Park Sheehan Classic 5k, and I love the environment they've produced full of [...]
NYRR Mini 10K, a race to "[empower] women of all ages and fitness levels to come together, be active, and accomplish a running milestone..."
This past Sunday I ran Run the Hook 5k/10k. The race included a 5k and 10k, the four of us signed up for the 10k. All last week the race was sending out emails with directions for parking, the race course, and most importantly, the weather forecast. I hadn't paid too much attention to the [...]
Having a running buddy is a GAME CHANGER.
Today, the 2019 Marine Corps Marathon Lottery results were sent out. Runners found out if they gained entry into one of the largest marathons in the United States. I ran the MCM last year, as my first marathon, and it was amazing. I loved every second of it. Don't get me wrong, I struggled. The [...]
Finding a race to run can be hard! Most of the time when I find a race I'm interested in, its too late to start training!
Last week I ran the Wall Firecracker 5 Miler on the 4th of July. I was excited to run this race for a couple of random reasons: it...
Today started out with me not wanting to go for a run. AT ALL. At work my mind was made up, I felt like crap and didn't want to run. The only thing keeping me motivated was that I couldn't be a quitter on day 2 of my first run streak. Not day 2. So, [...]