Posted in December 2013

{Let’s Get Cranky!}

{Let’s Get Cranky!}

Virtual races have become increasingly popular over the last couple of years. They offer the ease of running on your own schedule, while also providing the award of a finisher medal for your own personal accomplishment. A virtual race can give training runs a fun, competitive edge, keeping things exciting and helping runners maintain motivation. … Continue reading

{2013: Year in Review}

{2013: Year in Review}

Wow, 2013 has been a really great year!  Marking only my 2nd full year of racing, I have to say that I’m very proud of my accomplishments, and in my own personal growth which I’ve worked hard to achieve over the past 12 months.  Since 2014 is looming just around the corner, and my racing … Continue reading

{Masters Of All Terrain: 10 Miler}

{Masters Of All Terrain: 10 Miler}

So my 2013 racing calendar is officially wrapped, and I must say I’m pretty happy with it!  I ran more races than I anticipated, met so many great new people, and am continuing to build Muddy Mommy in hopes of encouraging 30-somethings with kids (or not, just get out and get active will you already?) … Continue reading

{Badass Snowball Bash}

{Badass Snowball Bash}

Tis the season… to run awesome holiday themed races!  With all of the Ugly Sweater and Jingle Bell runs popping up all over the country, it was high time that an obstacle race ran with the idea and made a Christmas race of their own! And for us Floridians, Badass Bash was just the race to do … Continue reading

{Triple Race Challenge Part 2: Mud Titan}

{Triple Race Challenge Part 2: Mud Titan}

With the success of Pretty Muddy still freshly earned, we left the the festival area and headed back out on the road, making our way to the next event of the day, Mud Titan. Now Mud Titan is the type of event that a true mud runner really loves!  Situated in the heart of the countryside, … Continue reading

{Triple Race Challenge Part 1: Pretty Muddy}

{Triple Race Challenge Part 1: Pretty Muddy}

I ran three completely different, yet uniquely fantastic races this past weekend! Each a 5K in length, they all offered their own delightful theme, perfect to appeal to a wide spectrum of runners. The day began bright and early at the female-only mud run, Pretty Muddy.  I arrived early enough to run the first wave … Continue reading