2 ½ months into dating, Jason & I signed up for a 4-month marathon training/fundraising program together. This could’ve been disastrous. He wasn’t an experienced runner. I wasn’t a runner at all! But we discovered that we both liked the idea of tackling this bucket-list challenge and we talked each other into it. I got… [Read More]
Originally posted November 2011 during my quest to run 7 Rock N Roll Series events in one year. I was able to participate in this event because the RNR Series paid for my hotel and travel. Last weekend I was hosted by the Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon Series in San Antonio, TX for the 4th annual… [Read More]
Originally posted October 2011. This was right before my 5th of 7 Rock N Roll Series races I ran in my quest for the Rock Legend Heavy Medal. My events are so close together now my posts are out of order. Oh well. Back on October 30th, I ran the Rock ‘n’ Roll Los Angeles… [Read More]
Check out Meb’s Book, Run to Overcome. I got my personalized, along with my race bib for the 2011 Rock ‘n’ Roll San Antonio Half Marathon!
Very excited to see Deena at the Rock ‘n’ Roll Los Angeles expo today! I saw her when I ran the San Jose half marathon a few weeks ago, which she won (I was at mile 4 when she was at like mile 10). She signed my race bib!
Originally posted in October 2011. At the time I was writing about my quest to run 7 RockNRoll Series races in one year in order to earn a Rock Legend heavy medal. About a week and a half ago I thought my Rock Legend was lost and many of my friends were sad and upset… [Read More]
Originally posted October 2011. This was the 4th of 7 Rock N Roll Series races I ran in my quest for the Rock Legend Heavy Medal. How was San Jose, you ask? Well…now that I’ve figured out mobile blogging, I’ve sort of revealed the main highlights of San Jose already: 1) I got to see… [Read More]
Originally posted October 2011. This was right before my 4th of 7 Rock N Roll Series races I ran in my quest for the Rock Legend Heavy Medal. Fickle fate, right? How quickly my drive toward a goal, and thereby my emotional well-being, can fail when the carrot disappears. But then, WHAM! Luck is a lady… [Read More]
Originally posted September 2011. This was the beginning of the end for me in regards to Rock ‘n’ Roll Series races. I appreciate the people I had worked with during this time who helped me get to my Rock Legend Heavy Medal goal. Since then, however, this race series has replaced numerous staff and their… [Read More]
Admittedly, it took me a while to pick up on the point of compression attire as I didn’t realize what it was. What I’ve come to understand about compression gear in general is that it promotes circulation, helping fresh, oxygenated blood travel to the area, increasing performance and/or recovery. The idea has been around for medical… [Read More]