So Hurrican Irene didn’t stop us from running the Warrior Dash. I am really excited to say that while the obstacles were harder than any other obstacle course I’ve run there weren’t any that I couldn’t physically do. Carina, Jeff (my hubby) and I all ran the race while Carina’s little man took pictures of us. Carina… Read More Motivational Friday – My Warrior Dash Results!
So this Friday I thought I would let you know what I’m doing workout wise this weekend. I’m doing the Warrior Dash! Oh yeah!! The Warrior Dash is 5k long race done through mud and muck with lots of obstacles thrown in. Thanks to Hurricane Irene it’s going to also be very windy. I can… Read More Friday Motivation – Mud Run Weekend
So here is the fall 2011 schedule I have planned: August 27, 2011 Warrior Dash- Carolinas September 10, 2011 Triangle Fitness 5k September 17, 2011 25th Annual Warren Rives 5k Benefits Millis Regional Health Education Center Heart Strides For September 24, 2011 I’m trying to decide btw 3 Down and Dirty Adventure Run pros – fun,… Read More My 2011 Fall Race Schedule
So as you know I signed up to participate in the virtual Independence 5k race. The race runs from July 3rd-9th and you just have to run a 5k during that time and submit your results to Let’s Move It Momma’s. I did mine today and all I can say is what a mess. I… Read More I Finished my Independence 5k Race!
Since I know you’re just dying to see more pics of me at the race here is a quick post. 😉 I’m in the lower right corner. This is the start of the race when we’re all still nice and clean. This is the hubs clearing the first big obstacle. He’s… Read More The Professional Pictures of Me and the Hubs at The USMC Mud Run
My fellow fitness blogger Let’s Move It Momma’s came up with a fantastic idea. She’s hosting a virtual 5k the week of July 3-9th. I can’t believe I didn’t come up with this idea. 😉 You can run outside or on a treadmill. She has several giveaways that you will be entered into by completing… Read More Independence Virtual 5k – Sign up Now!!
What a blast today was. I did the USMC 5k Mud Run . I have to say even with looking at last years photos I was still unprepared for today’s race. I thought that I was in pretty good shape but this race kicked my butt. It was an off road race with about 18 obstacles sprinkled throughout. It… Read More I Did the USMC Mud Run Today!
I’m so excited. Last night I signed up for my second race of this season. I’ve really been itching to do more races but since my son’s soccer games have been going on during the same time as races I put racing aside. That is until now! I signed up for the USMC 5k Mud… Read More Doing the USMC 5k Mud Run!!!
I did my first 5K of the season this morning. It was a balmy 43 degrees and it threatened to rain the whole time. Luckily it held off until the rewards ceremony. I woke up just about every hour and looked at the clock to see if it was time to get up yet. Finally… Read More Slow and Steady Finishes The Race
Here are the races I’m thinking about doing in 2011 so far: Feb 20th– Meltdown 2 miles plus 3 challenges will need childcare Mar 5th – Shamrock run and Tot Trot I like that they little kids run a race. Will have to see if 4 year olds can compete. *Mar 26th – Kernersville 5k -completed… Read More Potential Races for 2011