I can officially say that I am an Ultra Marathon runner! I completed the Forget the PR 50k in just under 8 hours. I spent the weeks leading up to the race training in the woods with friends and continued to doubt myself if I would be able to finish the 31 miles in theContinue reading “I’m an Ultra Marathon Runner”
Category Archives: Trail Running
Count Down to First Ultra!
It has been so long since I’ve written anything for this blog that I didn’t even know how to come back to it. I’d been thinking about it for the past two months as I’ve prepared and trained for my first ultra marathon. The thought of finding a way to segue seamlessly back into blogging withoutContinue reading “Count Down to First Ultra!”
Bobcat Trail Half Marathon
This past weekend I celebrated my birthday by running my first trail race. I had set out months in advance to complete a race on my birthday since it fell on a weekend. The only trail race I could find within a decent driving distance was the Bobcat, so I registered and never looked back.Continue reading “Bobcat Trail Half Marathon”
Another Trip Around the Sun
In just a few days I will be another year older, hopefully a bit wiser and stronger. This past year I really tried to regain some focus on myself and my mental health. I had signed up to complete a half marathon a year in advance and when January came around I knew I hadContinue reading “Another Trip Around the Sun”
Beginner Trail Running
A few months ago I decided that I would take on a trail run. I researched races that would fall on my birthday and asked fellow running folks their thoughts and opinions. I determined the Bobcat Trail half marathon was going to be my birthday present. I love running on my birthday because I amContinue reading “Beginner Trail Running”
Where does the time go?
When you were younger the adults in your life would say how “fast” life was going for them. It isn’t until you hit a certain age or parenthood that you realize just how true that statement rings. I haven’t had the time to sit down and write something that I felt would be worth while.Continue reading “Where does the time go?”