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A Personalized Touch

A Personalized Touch

Marcus and I were lucky enough to continue our anniversary weekend a little bit longer, and we headed to Sarasota for the night on Friday. We got the opportunity to stay at a pretty amazing hotel – the Ritz Carlton Sarasota. When we checked in, we were greeted with a very chipper “Happy Anniversary” from […]

Compare Yourself To No One

Compare Yourself To No One

When I was in college running cross-country and track, I would go weeks without taking a day off. Literally. We ran 2 a days, tons of speed workouts, and of course, long runs. It was completely normal to get out, even on an easy day, and just run a quick 5 miles – no biggie. […]

How Not To Be a Race Day Spaz

How Not To Be a Race Day Spaz

We train and train for weeks and months at a time. Everything is completely laid out for us in regards to our mileage and what type of exercise we are going to be getting in during that set time period. Yet, when race day comes, some of us still tend to freak out. Before you […]

Redemption Run

Redemption Run

Another long run has come and gone – I conquered my second 20 miles over the weekend. We headed up to the hills AGAIN (and for the last time this training period), looking for another challenging training run. Challenging is definitely what we got! Meghann, Stephanie, Anthony, Marcus and I all rode up together, and […]

An Amazing Road Race Prize

An Amazing Road Race Prize

What could be more fun than winning a 5k race….? Being in a parade for your big win! Last night, I was given the opportunity to ride in the Festival of Lights Parade (in conjunction with the St. Pete Grand Prix)  in Downtown St. Petersburg, as a prize from the 5k that I won  last […]