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Run or Dye

A week ago today, I did something that some may say was six months in the making, while I would say it was a lifetime in the making. 199 more words

2014 Corporate Challenge: A Brief Journey to My First 5k

Let me preface this by saying I am NOT a runner. I never have been.

I can recall all the way back to high school, middle school, even elementary school, I have always dreaded the PE class in which we would have to run “The Mile.” 890 more words

Race For Life: The Day Of

Good evening to all!

I am proud to announce that I finished the Battersea Park 5k Race For Life this evening. Woooo I survived! Despite feeling very iffy, what with awful cramps and a mild case of IBS during the day, I still did it. 159 more words


This Week's Goals

Alright. T minus 5 days to my first ever 5K! I am nervous. I am not as prepared as I’d hoped. I am terrified.

I mapped out my usual running trail to measure a 5K and other little markers (“the lonesome tree is 1 mile, the Smith’s house is 1.5 miles, etc.). 212 more words


Electric Run!

Oh. My. God. You guys. I’m still alive. I know. It’s a miracle! Okay, not really because it was actually super fun! I don’t know how many of you have heard of the Electric Run but if you’re a fan of the Bachelor/Bachelorette I guess it was on the last season of the Bachelor (according to the website) and Seth Rogen and Vanessa Hudgens have both done the Electric Run. 224 more words


This weekend, I ran a 5K with my sisters.  It was a blast and by far, exceeded my expectations.

First.  Sisters fight.  I’m going to go as far as to say that girls are just mean, in general.   667 more words

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