Holy actual shit. I still can’t believe that in 4 weeks tomorrow I’ll be starting my journey east to run the most iconic road race in existence. The dream to run Boston started so long ago…almost 7 years! At the time, it felt too far-fetched to ever actually happen. Having finished that first marathon, BMOContinue reading “Boston Marathon…one month to go!!!”
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Throwing it back to….Race Recap: the 2017 California International Marathon!
Eugene Marathon & my first Boston qualifying time!
Wow. The Eugene Marathon 2022 was such an incredible event to take part in! Even though I had a great day and most people LOVE an event where they PR, this event kicked so much ass regardless of my personal result, truly. We drove to into Eugene on Friday after road tripping down from YVRContinue reading “Eugene Marathon & my first Boston qualifying time!”
10 weeks til Eugene.
In 2019 I made a vow not to run a full marathon in 2020. It was time for a break. I ran a final pair of marathons on back-to-back weekends in October 2019 (Victoria, Kelowna, went better than would be expected) and figured that would do me for a while and let me focus onContinue reading “10 weeks til Eugene.”
Jack & Jill’s Downhill Marathon event review and race recap!
I need to start by praising the organizers for the fantastic pre-race communication. Jack & Jill’s Downhill Marathon info emails started rolling in ten days before the race and I’d received five, including this exceeds-expectations weather update, by the Friday before! On Friday I drove to Terrace to fly to Vancouver, then on Saturday morningContinue reading “Jack & Jill’s Downhill Marathon event review and race recap!”
2018 Sprouts Mesa-PHX Marathon! Race Recap
I love the marathon! What a beast of a distance. If you follow me on here, you know I went down to Phoenix to have a good time, do my best, and because I don’t think I could go from December (CIM) until the end of July (Jack & Jill) without running another one! ThankContinue reading “2018 Sprouts Mesa-PHX Marathon! Race Recap”