I love a 4th of July 5k. I love wearing the red, white, and blue (anytime to get a little silly with my running clothes is a win in my book.. although I'm still pretty conservative compared to most running costumes, I just like theme colors, trucker hats, and fun sunnies... but I digress), I … Continue reading Alameda Mayor’s July 4th R.A.C.E. 5k
I have often heard that the Across the Bay 12k is a great race: well organized, fun but challenging course, great views. So I finally got the chance to run it this past Sunday and it definitely held up to expectations. Sunday was an especially beautiful day, more so that it was smack in the … Continue reading Across the Bay 12k
In 2015 I ran my first Boston Marathon. I thought it could potentially be my only one (not because I didn't think I'd qualify again but just life can make it difficult to travel cross country for a marathon). That year was difficult, rainy and stormy, but I managed, somehow, to get a 6 minute … Continue reading Boston 2018
For the past couple years, I have made the She Is Beautiful race part of my spring line up. I ran it after my first marathon in 2011 (its inaugural year) and for several reasons didn't get the chance to return until 2015. That year I used it as a tune up for Boston. In … Continue reading She.Is.Beautiful Baby Mama 10k
I had intentions of 2018 being the year I got back into blogging. I started out strong - a recap of January's runs... And here were are in April. And while the real reason I'm motivated to blog is to share the wild ride that was Boston, I wanted first to recap the KP 5k. … Continue reading That One Time I Broke 20!