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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