Menchville Winter Chill 5k

The Menchville Winter Chill 5K is the 1st race in the twelve-race 2018 PTC Grand Prix race series in which I hoped to either run or volunteer at this year. Three days prior to race day I decided to run it, but by then it was too late to save on the registration fee, so… More Menchville Winter Chill 5k

Athlinks – “Compete. Connect.”

  Have you run a race recently and noticed your race information was in Athlinks?  I’m sure you were like me and wondered what is Athlinks was all about?  I’m sure you’ve heard of ChronoTrack.  In August 2017, Athlinks rolled ChronoTrack under its umbrella to provide and innovative race management for athletes and RDs.  Athlinks… More Athlinks – “Compete. Connect.”

Sedona Marathon

Disclaimer: I received a complimentary race entry for the Sedona Marathon as part of being a BibRave Pro. Learn more about becoming a BibRave Pro (ambassador), and check out BibRave.com to review find and write race reviews! On February 3, 2018, I will be running in the 13th Annual Sedona Marathon.  This will be my second marathon with BibRave,… More Sedona Marathon

Hair of the DoG 5k

Kicking off the New Year with a 5k is better than waking up to a hangover.  This morning, I woke up to bitterly cold temperatures.  This part of Virginia is considered the sweet spot – never too hot and never too cold.  That was not the case this morning.  Dressing in layers was going to… More Hair of the DoG 5k

Route 66 Marathon – A Race of a 1000 hills

Date: 19 November 2017 Race Information: Link Distances: marathon, marathon relay, half marathon, 5k, and 1-mile fun run Photos Link Disclaimer: I received a free entry to Route 66 Marathon race as part of being a BibRave Pro. Learn more about becoming a BibRave Pro (ambassador), and check out BibRave.com to review, find, and write race reviews!… More Route 66 Marathon – A Race of a 1000 hills

THE YETI 100 MILE ENDURANCE RUN

Where does one begin talking about running 100 miles, let alone 100 miles in a single day? It was Thanksgiving morning. I sat anxiously at my computer counting down the minutes until the registration link on Ultra Signup was activated.  Brian, Elisa, and I decided months earlier this journey was going to be a group… More THE YETI 100 MILE ENDURANCE RUN

OOFOS – Feel The OO

What does it mean to #FeelTheOO? As an ultra runner, I am always searching for ways to make my feet happy after a long run.  I believe OOFOS may be the answer… I have worn Crocks a time or two over the years, but they don’t compare to the design and comfort I feel while… More OOFOS – Feel The OO

Brilliant Reflective – Reflevtive Safety Strips

Disclaimer: I received Brilliant Reflective Safety Strips to review as part of being a BibRave Pro. No other compensation was received, and all opinions stated are my own. Learn more about becoming a BibRave Pro (ambassador), and check out BibRave.com to review, find, and write race reviews! If you spend any time outside during dark hours then… More Brilliant Reflective – Reflevtive Safety Strips

BibRave Pro

In the Spring of 2016, I submitted an application to become a BibRave Pro (ambassador).  After waiting a couple of weeks, I received a very nice email stating I did not meet their social media requirements.  Not to be discouraged, I spent the last year working on my social media accounts in hopes of joining… More BibRave Pro

Medoc Trail Marathon

The Medoc Marathon takes place on the trails at the Medoc Mountain State Park located in Hollister, NC, on the third weekend in October.  After running the local trails here in Newport News, VA, I figured Medoc would be the next logical race in my growing portfolio.  Plus, being held in late October I knew… More Medoc Trail Marathon