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Snow Canyon 1/2 Marathon Race Recap and DONUT stop running.

Perfect weather, perfect views, perfect cheering section (THANK YOU MOM, BROOKE AND MY MOM’S BEST FRIEND), perfect race start time, perfect distance (my body responds much better to the half than the full) and perfect shoes;)  Katie and I were pretty happy to be in matching shoes.. I woke up just a few minutes before … 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

Ogden 1/2 Marathon Recap

My alarm clock went off at 4 a.m. Saturday morning (even though I could have sworn it went off at least 10 times throughout the night because I kept on waking up, jumping out of bed and thinking I was late to the race) and I started getting ready.  I decided to play it safe … Continue Reading

10 really great things about running in the rain.

I’ll have my race recap up tomorrow morning!  It was a beautiful course and I definitely want to run the Ogden 1/2 Marathon again. It ended up raining pretty hard from start to finish so… As I was running along the course I decided to come up with ten great things about running in the … Continue Reading

My Boston Marathon Recap

This is going to be a long one. I had a lot of time on the airplane and also a lot of endorphins while writing this after a weekend of marathoning and girls’ trip fun. We fit 6 people into one hotel room while in Boston.  The night before the race all of us girls … Continue Reading

Dogtown 1/2 Marathon Race Recap and someone is 35 weeks pregnant!

It had been a long time since my last race.  Over 4 months.  When I don’t race often I kind of forget how to do it and I get really nervous.  I decided to make the decision last second to run this race, to just not overthink it and have fun. My alarm went off … Continue Reading