One of the most common questions I get asked is what do I wear when I run. So I’m going to give you the run down on what I wore head to toe for the BMO Vancouver Half Marathon this past Sunday. Running attire is an incredibly personal thing, what works for me may not work for you and sometimes it’s a game of hit or miss, fingers crossed that those “misses” occur during a relatively short run during training and not in the middle a half marathon. Continue reading →
Here’s my review on my recently purchased Luluemon Run:Swiftly Tech LS shirt, to be more precise, the exact one on my “Lusting After” list.
Price: $68 CAD
I’ve had the chance to run in this performance top over the past few weeks numerous times, in the rain, in below zero temps, wind, sleet, sun, you name it and so far it’s been great. It’s made of lightweight wicking material to help keep you dry, it also features Continue reading →
I used to be the type of girl who went for her regularly scheduled mani/pedi but since becoming a runner that lifestyle has been completely thrown out the door.
Queue my not-so-cute feet—>
Okay, okay…they aren’t THAT bad, not yet anyways. My sister-in-law has told me stories of her and her sister having bleeding feet, blisters and toenails falling off after vigorous bouts of training for the Ironman Continue reading →
Don’t get me wrong, I LOVE me some Victoria’s Secret. In fact, probably 90% of all my lingerie was purchased there, but there’s one occasion where VS isn’t really that functional or suitable…exercising!!!
I’m sure almost every girl that appreciates pretty lingerie and participates in the world of running has experienced it one time or another. You get all geared up, put in your head phones and out the door you go. Ready to take on the world and conquer some mileage until…dun dun DUN, you realize that you aren’t wearing the appropriate undergarments, things get uncomfortable, your lacy underthingys are rubbing in all the wrong places and what you once viewed as pretty decorative detailing is now a pain in your ass…literally, or in my case today, the things painfully digging into your Continue reading →