Category Archives: Running & Stuff

Celebration Inaugural Marathon

Last Sunday, I ran my first marathon. It took me 5 hours and 40 some minutes. Mile 21 and on was probably the worst thing that’s ever happened to me. I spent that last 5+ miles barely lucid. I was … Continue reading

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Miles for a Cure Dual Challenge

Before the Race There were 3 different packet pick ups in Clearwater throughout the week. Since that’s a half hour drive for me, I opted to pick it up the morning of the race. Big mistake. I stood in line … Continue reading

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Run for the Fallen… Again

Last year, I swore I wouldn’t do it again, but what had happened was I became an ambassador for a local running store. As such, I need 8 races a year, and Run for the Fallen is free and AGAIN … Continue reading

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The Flavor Run 5K

This weekend, I volunteered (with a running friend) at the first ever Flavor Run 5K. This race was very similar to The Color Run with some key differences that make it worth the money. There were medals, and with an … Continue reading

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34th Annual Kiwanis Morton Plant Mease Midnight Run 1 Mile & 5K

1 mile (8:20) & 5K (31:40) I have to do 8 races a year because I’m an ambassador of a local running store. I’ve done 4 this year as an ambassador, and I have 3 more planned. I signed up … Continue reading

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Race Season #2

My race season is finally over. (I have to stay strong though and not sign up for another race until this fall; I must save money!) I had a lot of successes in my second race season. My successes: I … Continue reading

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The Urban Chicken Scavenger Hunt

This race was quite expensive, but thanks to a deal, it was affordable. The swag bags were very sad, but they contained a water bottle, and we got a t-shirt. My team was named The Bad Chics. We had chicken … Continue reading

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