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!
Let's be real, I'm avoiding the treadmill at all costs, but sometimes you just have to deal with it. One of my least favorite things about running is the treadmill. Honestly, "least favorite" is being generous. I barely even like it. Running on the treadmill is draining. I find it so repetitive and boring. Which [...]
A last minute bib transfer got me a spot in the 2018 MARINE CORPS MARATHON!!! My FIRST marathon ever!!! This is the race that first got my heart set of running a marathon years ago, and then I continued to push it off. So I knew given the opportunity I had to run it. While [...]
Since I started this journey, I knew I needed new sneakers. My current ones were 5 year old generic Nike's that needed to be replaced. They were great, they looked great, and I will still continue to use them one in a while, but I needed an upgrade. When my brothers ran track, my mom [...]