Tried It Tuesday: Skora Running

After having to take the day off yesterday because I wasn’t feeling well, I am so happy I woke up feeling better and was able to get workout one of the day (a brick) done! I’m also happy to be back on my am workout schedule. It’s only 9:30 am and I’ve already biked, ran, […]

Beat the Heat by Embracing It!

Summer is definitely here! This week we experienced some upper 90s days and I definitely felt the heat and humidity when I went out running, so I’m joining the Friday Five Link-Up and sharing my tips to Beat the Heat. Typically my tips would include working out early or late in the day and working out indoors. This year, things […]

My Never Say Never Inspiration: Nikie

In November of 2012, Pablo ran his first half marathon, the City of Oaks Half Marathon, in Raleigh, NC. We ran it with our friends Jesse, who was also running his first half marathon, and Nikie, who ran the marathon relay, swearing she’d never run a half marathon. Nikie is proof that you should never […]

My Marathon Inspiration: Michaela

Yesterday was one of the best days of my life! From overcoming my fear of dark water so I could jump into a lake and swim 1.2 miles, to being able to bike 56 miles without having my knees complain and running 13.1 miles in the hot sun at a pace faster than most of my half […]

Working & Playing in Chicago!

I am spending Memorial Day Weekend in Chicago and so far it has been a blast. I arrived here early Friday, jumped into the Hyatt McCormick’s pool (which isn’t the almost 25m they said it would be, but nevertheless a very nice pool for some lap swimming) and then headed out for a 5.5 mile run […]