Running Through Oakland

Running Through Oakland

Sponsored Post. When I crossed the finish line at the inaugural Oakland Running Festival (2010), I knew that the event had captured something special. There hadn’t been a full marathon in Oakland for 25 years and bringing one back to the city known as “the...
Mesa-Phoenix Marathon Recap

Mesa-Phoenix Marathon Recap

It’s really all about the people around you. I’ve run the Mesa-Phoenix Marathon (formerly the Phoenix Marathon) the last three years and every year is a completely new experience, yet entirely so much the same. Let me explain. The first year I did it...
Brooks Run Influencer, Officially

Brooks Run Influencer, Officially

They were a pair of white shoes, with blue and yellow accent colors. I honestly can’t remember which model they were, but I remember I felt pretty fancy in them. I had never owned a pair of running shoes and these ones felt good and looked good, and...