Race Report: Gorge Waterfalls 100k

I don't exactly know where to start with this race.  It didn't go the way that I had hoped it would.   I've been in my head a lot with this one, and unfortunately, I think that is also what influenced my race performance.  Either way, these are the ones that help you grow the most, … Continue reading Race Report: Gorge Waterfalls 100k

Race Report: Warner Robins Aviation Marathon

I started marathon training in November with the idea that I'd run sometime in January and try for a sub-3 hour marathon. My previous PR was a 3:24 from Boston, but my coach planted the seed that a sub-3 hour marathon was possible, and I couldn't resist.  She created an 8 week plan for me, … Continue reading Race Report: Warner Robins Aviation Marathon

Race Report: Atlanta Thanksgiving Half Marathon

This is the second year in a row that my husband and I have run the Atlanta Track Club Thanksgiving Half Marathon.  Last year, my husband ran it with me because I had asked him while I was still pregnant if he would sign up with me.  (How can a husband look at his very … Continue reading Race Report: Atlanta Thanksgiving Half Marathon

Race Report: PNC Atlanta 10 Miler

My husband and I signed up for the Triple Peach race series through the Atlanta Track Club in the beginning of the year, and the second of the three ATC races was held this past Sunday.  The series includes the Fourth of July AJC Peachtree Road Race 10k, the PNC Atlanta 10 Miler, and the … Continue reading Race Report: PNC Atlanta 10 Miler

Race Report: Hot to Trot 8 Hour Race

This will be my third race report in three weeks!  Races can be a great way to train for other goal races, and they can also serve as the perfect opportunity to connect with other runners. I really love running races, and I have to watch out or I'll sign up for everything that comes … Continue reading Race Report: Hot to Trot 8 Hour Race

Race Report: RuntheAtl, the weirdest race I’ve ever run

This past weekend I participated in one of the most bizarre, fun races that I have ever experienced.  It is called RuntheAtl, and it is an informal trail race that gives a tour of Atlanta that I had never experienced.  The "trails" consisted of old railroads, active railroads, construction zones, unfinished beltlines, and dirty tunnels.  Very … Continue reading Race Report: RuntheAtl, the weirdest race I’ve ever run

Race Report: AJC Peachtree Road Race 10k

I am a long distance, endurance kind of girl, but I have to admit that I like the opportunity to run fast.  Running fast is kind of new to me, and I am still learning my limits, especially as a post-partum runner.  For this Fourth of July, my husband and I signed up for our … Continue reading Race Report: AJC Peachtree Road Race 10k