Tag Archives: personal record

2016 ZOOMA Annapolis Half Marathon Recap

Disclaimer: As a ZOOMA Ambassador I received a complimentary race entry.  As always, all opinions are my own. Even before I was cleared to start running and working out after little man was born, I had my eye on my … Continue reading

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2016 Ringing in Hope Recap

Last Monday I kicked off Memorial Day by running a brand new race to me – the Ringing in Hope 10k.  Although running races put on by Potomac River Running, a DC area running store, is far from new for … Continue reading

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2016 Jaguar 5k Recap

Its been a week and a half since I ran my second race of the year, the Jaguar 5k.  This year was my fifth time running this race, so going into the race I was very familiar with the course … Continue reading

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What’s Helping Me with My Fitness Post Baby

As I mentioned in my training log on Monday, I already met one of my April goals last week, as well as broke my almost year old 5k PR.  Breaking my PR took me by complete surprise, and to be … Continue reading

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Friday Five – Potpourri v. 13

The past two weeks being back at work have just been a blur.  I finally feel like I’m starting to get back into my work routine, though I know that routine will change again next week when little man gets … Continue reading

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2015 Year in Review

What a year 2015 has been!  At this time a year ago, I never imagined how much my life would change over the course of a year, let alone that I’d be sitting here writing my year end blog post … Continue reading

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Top 5 Posts of 2015

Its hard to believe that there’s only two and a half weeks left in 2015!  If you read my 2015: Year of Running post last week then you already know that I decided to get a head start on my … Continue reading

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2015 Manassas Runway 10k Recap

This past Sunday, the day after running the Jaguar 5k and getting a new 5k PR, I set out to earn a new 10k PR at the Manassas Runway 10k.  I first learned about this race from Jenny, and when … Continue reading

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2015 Jaguar 5k Recap

I went into Saturday’s Jaguar 5k with zero expectations, at least as far as a finish time was concerned.  This race is an annual fundraiser for school athletics at the school that I worked at for the first five years … Continue reading

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2015 Shamrock Half Marathon Recap

I woke up the morning of the half marathon both excited and nervous.  I knew that I had done all that I could during my 18 weeks of training to prepare myself for the race, and based on my long … Continue reading

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