I’m Running Boston (kind of)

I’m Running Boston (kind of)

This is a HUGE announcement that I have been sitting on for a couple of weeks. I wanted to tweet it, I wanted to Instagram the heck out of it, I may have secretly informed people over the text machine, but NOW I am letting EVERYONE know: I’m running Boston (kind...
Back With The Tribe

Back With The Tribe

The alarm went off at 4:30 a.m. and after hitting snooze a couple of times, I grabbed my clothes and made my way downstairs. By the time I finished the drive to San Francisco and parked the car the sun was still down, but you could feel the energy was building amongst...
Back-to-back Bay Area Races

Back-to-back Bay Area Races

I’ve said that living in the Bay Area is a blessing because if you really wanted to, you could race every weekend. Well, the next two weeks are a perfect example: March 22: Oakland Running Festival March 29: Rock ‘n’ Roll San Francisco Half Marathon...
Phoenix Marathon: The Plan

Phoenix Marathon: The Plan

That time is finally here. The post I have been eagerly waiting to write while at the same time being terrified of it. A few months ago I wrote about throwing myself entirely into the process and aiming for that BQ, that better than a 3:05 finish time. I would love to...
Thinking About It Gives Me Chills

Thinking About It Gives Me Chills

I’ve been running strong and I’m just about to reach that mile 22 marker… I glance at my watch and see that I am exactly where I need to be with only 4 miles to go. I’ve stuck to my race plan and it has brought me to the point where I think...
Love This Community

Love This Community

I could write this post every single day — and it would remain true. The running community is an amazing thing and I have found so much inspiration, motivation, and love. Some of these people I have met, had conversations with, taken selfies next to… others, our...