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St. George Marathon Race Recap–> 2:59:14

I wanted this so bad, I could taste it. Two days after my first marathon in 2010 I went into our local running shoe store and I confidently told the employees working there that I was going to get a sub 3 marathon. As you know, there have been many failures, lessons, injuries and growing … Continue Reading

Timp Half Race Recap! Sub 90–> First time in 2.3 years!

Last week’s top 3 most viewed posts were: *Race Recap… My Newest Running Talent or Maybe a PR *Friday Favorites, Vernal Day #2 & Mission Accomplished. *Cross Your Fingers for Me + MY NEW FAVORITE RUNNING ADVICE. ——————————————————————————– Well, I haven’t done this since May of 2016—>  Sub 90 for the half-marathon and for the … Continue Reading

Race Recap… My Newest Running Talent or Maybe a PR

I’m not going to lie, I was pretty bummed that the course was short yesterday but after a bit of feeling bummed I decided to look at it like I hit a new pr (for 2.86 miles;) instead.  Or maybe I need to write a book on how to really run the tangents well during … Continue Reading

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