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2014 ASICS LA Marathon Race Recap

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Well, my friends, I did it: I officially conquered my second full marathon, the ASICS LA Marathon on Sunday morning! It was HOT out there but I gave it my all and had a great time enjoying the scenery and the crowds. :) Continue Reading …

Jingle All the Way 8k Race Recap

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Yesterday morning, I ran the Jingle All the Way 8k! It’s an annual race put on by local running store Pacers, and I broke out my festive finest for the occasion, obviously. This race will go down in the books as the time I set a new PR while wearing a Santa hat. ;) Continue Reading …

Richmond Marathon Race Recap!

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Wow. I’m a marathoner. I still can’t really believe it! On Saturday morning in Richmond, I woke up at 5 a.m., feeling rested but nervous, tossing and turning until 6 when my alarm went off. I had all my race essentials in my suitcase in a plastic bag all together so I wouldn’t forget anything, and quickly got organized and suited up. Continue Reading …

Tough Mudder Mid-Atlantic Fall 2013

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We did it! My friends and I are officially Tough Mudders. And most importantly: we all finished smiling and without any injuries. Happy day. :) And now, for a recap! A big thank you to the media team at Tough Mudder for providing me and Matt with free bibs in exchange for sharing our experience here on the blog! In case you’re wondering, I got Continue Reading …

Parks Half Marathon Race Recap

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On Sunday morning, I ran my 8th half marathon: the Parks Half Marathon in Maryland! (I totally wrote on Instagram after the race that it was my 9th, but I just looked at my race recaps page to confirm that and apparently I can’t count because it’s really 8! Oops!) I wore my “I’m fANNEtastic” shirt for the occasion. Yes, I realize Continue Reading …

National Press Club “Beat the Deadline” 5k

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This weekend, I ran not one but two races! First up: the National Press Club “Beat the Deadline” 5k on Saturday morning. As you guys know, I had the fun opportunity to run the race as part of “Team Chevy” (click the link to read profiles of the bloggers involved), as Chevy was one of the main sponsors of the race this year. Even though Continue Reading …

ROC Race D.C.

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On Saturday morning, Matt and I and a group of friends participated in the fun ROC Race here in DC. What does “ROC” stand for, you ask? Why, “Ridiculous Obstacle Challenge” of course! That’s my high school friend Hilary in the water above! :) Continue Reading …

Beach to Beacon 10k

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Hello my friends! I’m back in DC after a great weekend up in Portland, Maine with Cabot as part of their Cabot Fit Team. I have a lot of fun adventures to share from the weekend but first I wanted to start with the #1 reason why we were there: to run the famous Beach to Beacon 10k on Saturday morning! Continue Reading …