Hero Half Marathon Race Recap 2016

Sunday I ran in the Hero Half Marathon at the Indiana Dunes State Park! Thank you to the race director Crystal, and to Valerie from the Style Files for offering a race entry giveaway, which helped provide this entry for me.  Since I’m in the throes of Marine Corps Marathon training, I used this as the […]

Chicago Half Marathon 2016 Race Recap

I signed up to run the Chicago Half Marathon back in May when I was trying to get into my last minute Chicago 13.1 race. Going into this race, I was hoping to push myself as hard as I could, potentially PR, but my big goal right now is having a strong showing at the Marine Corps Marathon […]

Madison Mini Marathon 2016 Race Recap

I wasn’t even sure if this race was going to go on! Madison, WI was expecting crazy storms on Saturday, and many of the other endurance group activities were cancelled or rescheduled (It was a big weekend for training for Ironman Wisconsin, and my old Wellfit Ironman training group rescheduled their “Epic Weekend” in favor […]

Lake Zurich Sprint Triathlon Race Recap

Well, seeing as I have my next race this weekend, I should probably post the recap of my last race, right?!  I did the Lake Zurich Sprint Triathlon back in July, and overall it was a good close to my short sprint triathlon season this year. I went into this race with a bit of a laissez […]

Pleasant Prairie Duathlon Race Recap

If you follow me, you probably thought I was going to do a TRI athlon this past weekend! Nope- things change on a dime! This past weekend’s triathlon did not go quite as planned…. it turned into a duathlon!  Sunday morning was race day, and while we saw some minor temporary rainclouds for the race, […]