Archive | November 2013

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Who wants to go STREAKING with me?

Who wants to go STREAKING with me?

Runner’s World has created an event “The 2013 Holiday Running Streak” to keep runners running during the holidays. The event basically is a promise to yourself that you will run at least 1 mile everyday from Thanksgiving through New Year’s Day. For me, usually running takes a back seat during the holidays seasons. It’s cold […]

8K Turkey Trot Training

8K Turkey Trot Training

How many people are running on Thanksgiving day? I actually just read that Thanksgiving day is the biggest day for races across the US. I knew before I even finished my marathon training I should sign up for a race to stay motivated with running. I was debating which Turkey Trot to sign up with, but […]

Bank of America Chicago Marathon 2013

Bank of America Chicago Marathon 2013

I can’t believe it’s been over a month since I ran my first marathon. I can’t explain in words how incredible the experience was; something I will never forget.  The crowd in Chicago is every bit of AMAZING! I actually think the crowd is what made the experience! As a rookie  marathoner would do I put my […]

October Mileage

October included a variety of  mileage from tapering, my first marathon, and recovering. It was amazing to add 26.2 to my list of mileage I have completed. The tapering was an adjustment for my body, although it was nice to not have to plan in as much time to run for the day. After the […]