Tags » Team World Vision

Race Day Plan

First thing to do is get up, gear up, and get on the train to Grant Park – we are supposed to be at the Team World Vision tent at 5:30am for a team pep talk, team photo, and to get our bags checked in at the World Vision tent. 311 more words

Final Preparations & Last Training Run

Only 3 days until the race. I am not ashamed to say that I am REALLY nervous. Everyone has been very encouraging and supportive and telling me (as well as Nate & Andrea) that we will do great, and I don’t know about them, but I’ve needed that to kind of knock the edge off of the nerves this week. 575 more words

Last Two

2 miles easy 24:17

Tonight was my final 2 mile training run for the Chicago Marathon. A final short lap around the neighborhood. It felt good and the first mile was my fastest since my injury. 47 more words



I have to admit, stepping out in faith is not one of my best gifts. Usually when I do step out in faith, it is kicking and screaming. 279 more words

8 is Enough

Please click here! to help me reach my goal of raising $50 for clean water for every mile of the Chicago Marathon! Yesterday I completed the prescribed 8 mile run in my fastest time yet! 124 more words


Yard Sale, Part Deux

8 more days to the marathon. I just found out yesterday that we’re supposed to be at the Team World Vision tent at 5:30. That’s AM. 639 more words

Goal Met!

First things first…


But more importantly, something huge happened yesterday! Another person donated to my Team World Vision fundraising, and when put on top of all the others, it was enough to put me JUST over my fundraising goal of $1,310! 246 more words