5 Reasons to Run a Marathon

It’s the 2014 Marine Corps Marathon weekend and I am super excited to #RunWithTheMarines and with Team in Training! If you’ll be out on the course with me, I wish you a fabulous run! The weather is supposed to be beautiful, the DC sights and crowds are awesome and the course entertainment line-up is looking fabulous too! […]

Friday Five: Favorite Ironman Training Tunes

While I spent most of my Ironman training running without music, the last few long runs necessitated it. I was tired, I had spent enough time with my thoughts (I think 7 hours on a bike with just my own thoughts is enough) and I felt like I was ready to challenge all my mental demons […]

Friday Five: 5 bloggers That Inspire!

Happy Friday! Lindsay from Strive to Stride gave me The Very Inspiring Blogger award. I have been nominated for blogger awards in the past and for some reason or the other never participated. I was excited about this award though, because inspiring others IS the purpose of my blog and reading what Lindsay had to say […]

Friday Five: Fitness Snapshots (Week 19 of IM Training)

I can’t believe we’re reaching the end of Week 19 of Ironman Louisville training! Week 19!! That means we only have 6 weeks left until race day! To celebrate reaching this point in training I decided to join Mar from Mar on the Run!, Courtney from Eat Pray Run DC and Cynthia from You Signed Up For What?! for […]

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 […]