Southern Star Brewing Co. 5k Race Recap
Race Recap
I arrived up at Southern Star around 7ish. It was already warm – 82!  I needed to pick up my packet with my bib and timing chip so I took care of that business, went to the REAL bathrooms and then strolled back out to the car to put away the stuff I didn’t need. I had plenty of time to stretch, warm up, and mentally …
Baytown Bud Heat Wave Race Recap
Race Recap
I signed up for this race on a whim, when it became clear that I had no conflicts on the 4th of July. I had remembered seeing information about the Baytown Bud race before, but with Heat Wave in the title, that always put me off investigating it any further. Once I started investigating the race, I knew it was meant to …
Cowabunga 5k Virtual Race Recap
Race Recap
I signed up to run the Cowabunga 5k Virtual Race in June.  I ran it as part of the social run I do with Gooses Acre Running Club.  With the heat, I had no goals for time… I just wanted to have a fun run, I thought running in a group would make it seem more “racey”. The Cowabunga 5k  Virtual Run, …
May The Forth Be With You Virtual Race Recap
Race Recap
Today I’m linking up with Erica at MCM Mama Runs, Marcia at Marcia’s Healthy Slice, and Patty at My no-guilt life for Tuesdays on the Run. Today the topic is the weird stuff that happens/you see at races or out on the run? I don’t have much to share… not sure if it is because I don’t see much weird stuff …
The Incredibles Virtual Run Race Recap
Race Recap
I signed up to run the Incredibles Virtual Race in April.  I opted to run it as one of my training tempo runs.  I thought the challenge of it being an actual race would assist with motivation. The Incredibles Virtual Run, was organized by Level Up Runs.  This was the first virtual run I ever participated in, and I enjoyed the …
Running With The Cows Race Recap
Race Recap
The past week, I made my annual trek back home to my home state of Kansas to visit with my family. When I was planning this trip, I searched for local races to run in (who doesn’t) and found this local race that got rave reviews. My nieces were interested in running the 5k, so I signed us all up. …
Run Like A Diva Race Recap
Race Recap
This past weekend, a couple thousand women (and a few men) embraced their inner Diva for the Run Like A Diva half marathon and 5k races.  I was one of them. The Hubs, our friend Hurricane Baby and I headed down to Galveston on Saturday late am.  We stopped on the way there at Salata so that I could fuel …
Jail Break Run Half Marathon Race Recap
Race Recap
I did it! I finished the Jail Break Run Half Marathon… and had a really good time doing it! My goals were to: Finish under 2:30 Take it easy at the start Have fun I accomplished all! Now on to the recap…. I was very excited for this race.  I hadn’t ran a half marathon in nearly 14 years and …
Elves On The Run
Race Recap
Saturday I ran in the Elves on the Run 5k.  It was a night time race through the streets of Houston.  The weather was going to be interesting, as we were expecting a front to move through… timing was going to be critical. I carefully chose my outfit paying more attention to the precipitation aspect instead of the temperature. Flat …