Posted in November 2013

{Black Friday Race Deals!}

{Black Friday Race Deals!}

Can you believe that Thanksgiving is already upon us?!?  Tomorrow, we as a nation will gather with our families to feast together while taking the time to remember all we have to be thankful for.  As runners, many of us will also be gathering for local Turkey Trots and other Thanksgiving-themed races to celebrate our … Continue reading

{Superhero Scramble}

{Superhero Scramble}

I’ve had my eye on Superhero Scramble for a while now, and recently was finally able to take on this larger-than-life, hero-themed race series. For months I had anticipated this race, knowing that this is an event which stands out in an over-saturated market as one of the more well-known, quality OCRs.  It offers competitive, challenging, … Continue reading

{Impromptu Half Marathon}

{Impromptu Half Marathon}

I’m running a half marathon on Sunday. 13.1 miles. Thirteen point one. I didn’t plan on it.  I haven’t specifically trained for it.  But I’m running it.  And I’m EXCITED! I’ve only actually run one half marathon before, and after a brief conversation with Mindy, a friend who is also the writer of Mindy’s Fitness … Continue reading

{30 Day Burpee Challenge}

{30 Day Burpee Challenge}

I have a challenge for you! Well, to be honest the folks at Spartan Race have a challenge for you, & I’m hoping you’ll accept! Posted yesterday to Facebook, Spartan Race has created a 30 day, 30 burpee challenge for anyone willing to accept.  The challenge is simple; complete 30 burpees each day for 30 days. … Continue reading

{Mustache Dache}

{Mustache Dache}

The last couple of years has brought about an explosion of many different fun, happy-go-lucky, themed 5K races.  Offering anything from being covered head to toe in colored corn starch, to evening races that litter the streets with participants decked out in glow sticks, to events where volunteers made up as zombies chase after you, … Continue reading