–I am signing up for this 50k. As a training run. -Oh, you run marathons? That’s real cute. –I am wanting to PR this 100 miler. I heard this trail was flat and fast so I should have a good chance. –That trail looks super technical, hilly, rocky, and hard as sh*t. Right up myContinue reading “#Ultrarunners be like…”
Category Archives: Trail running
Find Your Bliss.
Well you guys, I am out the rest of the week and embarking on yet another incredible marathon experience. So, I will leave you with this and I hope that you enjoy. This guy’s attitude certainly makes me smile. He has found his bliss. This is ultrarunner badass-ness at its finest. I’m going to takeContinue reading “Find Your Bliss.”
Stars Above Ultra Loop – Race Recap.
So it’s time for another race recap! And this race was indeed a special one for me. I love doing races with my trail family, the Dallas Dirt Runners, because the community is so warm and welcoming. No matter your pace, age, gender, race, or wherever you’re at in your running journey…they make you immediatelyContinue reading “Stars Above Ultra Loop – Race Recap.”
How to be a HYBRID (Trail and Road) Runner.
As someone who’s been running marathons/ultras for almost 9 years, I love bouncing around and mingling with different clubs and social run groups. It keeps running exciting for me, and I never get bored of the same ol’ same. Running is a journey and one that has truly brought so much joy and happiness toContinue reading “How to be a HYBRID (Trail and Road) Runner.”
Possums Revenge 56k Trail Race Recap.
Hi, hey and hello! What a marvelous weekend it was. I am here to recap some ULTRA trail racing!! Saturday I ran the Possums Revenge 56k (roughly 34.8 miles- I know right, odd distance but I love it!!) at Possum Kingdom Lake. Let’s review and see how it all went down! First of all, IContinue reading “Possums Revenge 56k Trail Race Recap.”
Weekly Running Report.
Hey there and happy Monday to ya! Hope you were able to get in some fun in the sun this past weekend. I’m here to recap some weekly miles with you!! It was a bit of a taper week going into my next trail ultra race! Let’s see how it all went down. Monday- QuickContinue reading “Weekly Running Report.”
My Love Letter to Running.
Dear Running, I remember the day that we met. I went to the gym after a long, grueling shift working in the newsroom. Mostly for me, the gym was my happy place of sorts. Work was always stressful (as you can imagine, working behind the scenes for local tv with breaking news and such) andContinue reading “My Love Letter to Running.”
Happy Friday to you! Hope you have some weekend fun in store. Of course, mine will involve lots of running, fun times with friends and fam, and some relaxation! The above pic will be me post run tomorrow. Let’s get straight to this week’s faves!! –This awesome girl’s race recap from this year’s Rocky RaccoonContinue reading “TGIFriday Faves.”
5 Ways to Love Running in the Dark.
DARKNESS…are you scared of running in it? Do you think the boogeyman will come and get you?! There are many ways to actually enjoy running in the dark, and I am here to provide you with a few tips and ways you can survive it. And not only survive it really, but have FUN andContinue reading “5 Ways to Love Running in the Dark.”
Oktoberfest 50k Trail Race Recap.
Hey there! Oh yes, you get not 1 but 2 stinkin’ blog posts today!! Say what?!! As promised I told you all I would deliver with the Oktoberfest 50k race recap. So here it goes! Last Saturday was a fun morning on the trails. Lately I have really been enjoying getting off the beaten pathContinue reading “Oktoberfest 50k Trail Race Recap.”