RACE DATE: April 27, 2014 RACE ENTRY FEE: $150.00 USD Two years ago I ran my very first full marathon, The 2012 Big Sur Marathon! Why not really dive into the 26.2 mile distance and take on one of the most challenging road marathons I thought. Well, turns out it didn’t go so well that … More RACE REPORT: The Big Sur International Marathon
…For fall running and I couldn’t be happier! Don’t get me wrong, I love me some hot and sweaty, super gritty, blazing heat on the trails, but there’s something so special about being out on the trails or pounding the pavement during fall. The air is crisp and cool, there’s that wonderful smell of autumn … More ‘Tis The Season…
Product: CamelBak ARC Quick Grip Handheld Bottle Cost: $20.00 USD I’m no stranger to the CamelBak product family, so I was thrilled to be able to review this little number! So let’s get down to the specs first: The ARC Quick Grip is composed of a contoured 10 oz., BPA-free, Podium Arc bottle and a … More REVIEW: CamelBak ARC Quick Grip Handheld Water Bottle
Product: Vega One Starter Kit Cost: $14.99 I had the pleasure of trying out the Vega One 5-day Starter Kit which comes with 5 packets of Vega’s all-in-one nutritional shakes, 2 Vanilla, 2 Chocolate and 1 Berry. If you are unfamiliar with Vega, they are an amazing plant-based nutritional company formulated by former pro Ironman … More REVIEW: Vega One Starter Kit
What makes one a “runner”? Is it running a 5k race or a 100 mile race? Is it being super speedy and running 6 minute miles or running a slower pace of 12 minute miles? Is it winning races or being a back of the packer? Is it having the best, top-of-the-line gear from all … More What Makes One a “Runner”?
Product: Pearl Izumi Women’s Ultra Skirt in Orchid Cost: $70.00 I had the chance to try out Pearl Izumi’s Ultra running skirt recently. Most of you who have been following my running journey likely know that I NEVER wear running skirts, if I’m wearing a skirt, it’s usually paired with a hot pair of booties … More REVIEW: Pearl Izumi Women’s Ultra Skirt