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AF Canyon Run Against Cancer RACE RECAP + NEW RUNNING SONGS!!

This race was by far the most well-organized 1/2 marathon I’ve done in Utah!  I felt like I was at one of the HUGE races I’ve run in the past with how smoothly it was organized but there were way less people.  It was perfect and Andrew agreed. The starting line was at Tibble Fork, … Continue Reading

St. George Marathon 2016 RECAP!!!

The St. George Marathon continues to be my favorite race ever.  It took me about 10 months to try out a marathon again after the last one, Tucson, and I’m happy to say I’m back!  Saturday reminded me that I am still a strong runner (even though I had forgotten this big time in terms … Continue Reading

Utah Valley 1/2 Marathon Race Recap w/Andrew!!!

We ran the Utah Valley Half Marathon yesterday!! We were up late Friday night booking our honeymoon stuff so by the time I got to my bed it was 12:22—>  the alarm clock going off at 3:30 a.m. was not my favorite feeling ever.  I think we all question what the heck we are doing … Continue Reading

Provo City Half Marathon Recap!!!

The alarm clock (I have a Justin Beiber song for my alarm clock, not normal for a 30 year old) went off at 4:15 on Saturday morning.  I did the normal discussion in my head, “WHY ARE YOU DOING THIS.. my bed is so comfortable and I’m so tired!” that happens each time I get … Continue Reading

Tucson Marathon Recap

There is probably TMI in this post but we are runners so we just ‘get it’ but read at your own risk because I’m just going to say it how it was. First, I am stoked for this girl… she BQed and it was her first marathon!  She was a blast to talk with on … Continue Reading

Timp Half-Marathon Recap!!

The Timp Half-Marathon starts nice and early—>  6 a.m. I LOVED the early start time because we avoided running with the hot sun beating down on us. I boarded a bus at 4:30ish and got to the start with about 45 minutes to go before the gun went off. I ate a piece of bread … Continue Reading

RnR Seattle 1/2 Marathon Recap

I have a thing for matching people.  Brooks made it possible for me to do so at a race so as you can guess, I was pretty happy about that. I woke up at 5:40, ate a bagel, changed and met the girls at 6 o’clock in the lobby.  We walked to the starting line … Continue Reading