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Tamarack Ottawa Race Weekend, Scotiabank Media Charity Run

Reposting from Kids in the Capital

One of my favourite times of year in Ottawa, Canada’s Capital City, is Ottawa Race Weekend. Since moving to Ottawa there has been only one year (2013 – when my daughter was born the same week as the race) that I was unable to participate in or observe the runs. 420 more words

#MotivationalMonday: We are DOING this! (#ottawaraceweekend)

Okay, so some of you have probably saw my latest Instagram pic about the Kids Marathon for CHEO (our local children’s hospital). An exciting activity that is part of the popular… 191 more words

Teaching Children Young

A Long Run

As much as I love to complain about running, some of my favourite parts of this hobby involve the routines. Last May was the last time I trained for a long-distance event, and I’ve really missed the ritual of the Sunday long slow run. 253 more words


The Making of a Marathoner

After 3 half-marathons, 5 10km and several 5 km we have decided to push Maggie toward her long term of running a marathon with an understanding that it will not be an easy endeavor. 238 more words


Quality Over Quantity: 10K Training Begins

I’m training for something again! It feels a little strange since it’s been over three months since I followed any sort of formal training plan. 409 more words


Ottawa Race Weekend - A Volunteer's Perspective

I have been traveling the past few weeks so didn’t get a chance to put up this post on Volunteering at the Ottawa Race Weekend so here it is…. 429 more words


I can’t believe I put that into my mouth.

So I had a good streak for a while and now it seems to have gone downhill. I have been super busy with work and getting ready for my vacation!  686 more words