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AF Canyon Race Recap (Andrew & Brooke writing their own experiences) and Could You Go W/O This?

I have two very special guests for you today!  Brooke and Andrew are taking over and sharing their experience from this last Saturday at the AF Canyon Run Against Cancer!  They both hit PERSONAL RECORDS (well, I think it was Brooke’s PR… it was her second time doing a 1k but she ran more this … Continue Reading

Mt. Charleston Race Recap–> My New Key to Success.

If you missed out last week—>  The top 3 most viewed posts were: *Do Your Races Do This, the Cycle & Monday Matters *10 Reasons Runners Are Dramatic.  2 Years & Did Something Right. *What I DO Race Week + Let’s Catch up on the Last Two Days + Help my Brother! ————————————————————————————————— My first … Continue Reading

HALLOWEEN 5K… we had a really good time + HOW IN THE WORLD!?!

My 5th race of this pregnancy… done and done.  Also, the last race of this pregnancy done and done and I’m glad to end it on such a high note with The Haunted Half.  If you are wanting a FUN race where people are quite concerned about having an awesome costume, candy is passed out … Continue Reading

The Dam Train Race Recap!!! + Sunday Stuff

My first 12k, my first time racing against a train, my first time forgetting how hard/amazing/beautiful trail running is (okay, definitely not the first time I have forgotten;) because it has been way too long since I have last done it and my first time doing a race next to a reservoir for the entire … Continue Reading

Timp Half RACE RECAP + they are back!!!

My fourth half marathon (the Timp Half) of this pregnancy done and done!  I’m not sure if this is my last half-marathon of this pregnancy but I’m just going to play that by ear.  Saturday felt really good so we will see if that keeps going or if my body tells me to stop.  I … Continue Reading

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