Category Archives: Races

My Goals for Sunday’s St. Patrick’s Day Double

On Sunday I’ll be running my first two races of 2015.  I’m so excited to officially kick off my 2015 race season by running in one of my favorite places to run – downtown DC.  I love running past the … Continue reading

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Friday Five – February 20th – Five Races I’m Looking Forward to Running This Year

At the beginning of the year I shared my tentative 2015 Race Calendar.  Naturally, plans have already changed slightly, as I’m constantly editing and making changes to my racing plans and figuring out which races I want to be my … Continue reading

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Factors to Consider When Choosing a Race

If you’re like me, then you can often be found making changes to your race calendar, adding more possible races then you could ever possibly register for.  In a perfect world, money and time would be endless, and your body … Continue reading

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Who Is Ready to Rock ‘n’ Roll With Me?

If you’ve been reading my blog for awhile, then you may recall that my second and third half marathons were both Rock ‘n’ Roll Races.  I ran Rock ‘n’ Roll USA (now renamed RnRDC) last March and Rock ‘n’ Roll … Continue reading

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15 in 2015…and Some Big News!

Happy 2015 everybody!  Today is a day that many traditionally set their resolutions for the new year. I don’t like using the word “resolutions” though, as I don’t like to think that I am committing to accomplishing something for the … Continue reading

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My Year of Running

Its incredible to look back and think about all that I’ve accomplished this year!  At this time last year, I was training for my first half marathon, and now I’ve crossed the finish line of three half marathons, as well … Continue reading

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Giving the Cherry Blossom Ten Mile Run Another Chance

If you’ve been reading my blog for awhile now, then you know that I didn’t have the best experience back in April at the annual Cherry Blossom Ten Mile Run.  Between being placed in the wrong corral, spending much of … Continue reading

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2014 Christmas Town Dash 8k Recap

I couldn’t have chosen a better race to close out my 2014 race year with!  Between it being a well organized race, being somewhat familiar with the course from previous visits to Busch Gardens, and feeling great throughout the race, … Continue reading

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My Goals for Sunday’s Christmas Town Dash 8k

In just three short days I’ll be running my last race of 2014, the Christmas Town Dash 8k at Busch Gardens. I’m super excited to end of my 2014 race year at a theme park.  I kicked off the year … Continue reading

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2014 Turkey Trot Recap

Not every race needs to be large and glamorous.  Sometimes the races that are most memorable are those that are smaller in size. I don’t think I’ve run a more low key race than the three mile Turkey Trot that … Continue reading

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