Tag Archives: Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon series

Friday Five – April 18th – My Training Goals for Half Marathon #3

As you all know, each week I link up with the DC Trifecta Bloggers (Courtney from Eat Pray Run DC, Mar from Mar on the Run, and Cynthia from You Signed Up For What?!). While reading Cynthia’s blog yesterday morning, I noticed at … Continue reading

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Rock ‘n’ Roll USA Half Marathon Recap

Last Saturday I ran my second half marathon.  When I wound up in the hospital two and a half weeks ago, I had no idea if I’d still be able to complete the race.  By the time I was cleared … Continue reading

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Rock ‘n’ Roll USA Expo

Preston and I kicked off our second Rock ‘n’ Roll race with the expo, which was held at the DC Armory.  In order to avoid the out of town crowd at the expo on Friday, we opted to go Thursday … Continue reading

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My Goals for Saturday’s Rock ‘n’ Roll USA Half Marathon

Last night I completed my second run since I was discharged from the hospital.  I completed a 5k on the treadmill, and while it was no where close to my fastest run, it did boost my confidence about my ability … Continue reading

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Rock ‘n’ Roll Virginia Beach Mini Marathon Race Recap

Hot, humid, and sweaty was the theme of this race. I’m quickly realizing why summer is not a runner’s friend, and last Sunday’s race in Virginia Beach confirmed my feelings. We kicked off race weekend on Saturday morning with a … Continue reading

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Rock ‘n’ Roll Virginia Beach Expo

On Saturday I attended what I consider to be my first race expo, at least for a race that I was running in. The Biggest Loser expo back in July was nothing to brag about. The only other expo I’ve … Continue reading

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Race Goals for Sunday’s Rock ‘n’ Roll Mini Marathon

At this time tomorrow, Preston and I will be in Virginia Beach. Not only will we be celebrating the end of summer with a long weekend at the beach, but we’ll both be running in Sunday’s Rock ‘n’ Roll Virginia … Continue reading

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Running for Tammy

Next weekend, Preston and I will be in Virginia Beach for the Rock ‘n’ Roll Virginia Beach Half and Mini Marathons.  Preston will be running the half marathon, and I’ll be running the mini marathon (aka 5K).  Not only am … Continue reading

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