Aid Station at Chicago MarathonFor me, running isn’t just for health... it’s a way for friends to get together, a way to explore new cities, and a way to test my limits. I’ve run many races in distances ranging from the 5K to the marathon. I’ve loved some races, and hated others. As I plan… Continue reading What Makes a Good Race?
Funny Marathon Race Signs How do you cheer on your marathon running friend? With funny marathon race signs of course! Here are some of the best marathon race sign slogans I've seen... Run like you stole something Worst parade ever Chuck Norris never ran a marathon (my husband made this one) Do epic shit Never… Continue reading Funny Marathon Signs
What should I do before and after the Chicago Marathon? Chicago is a great city, with so much to offer! As you may know, I was born and raised in Chicago. I love going back to my hometown to run the Chicago Marathon. With so much to do, how do you decide? Before the Chicago… Continue reading Chicago Marathon: What to do race weekend
I wish I had good news to report. Those of you that live in the Savannah area know that I don't. All week long, the forecast called for heat. I was prepared. I hydrated like crazy the days leading up to the race. I ate tons of salt, I had my Gus all ready to… Continue reading Savannah Rock and Roll Marathon Review (2015)
Chicago Marathon Review 2017 Part 1 Here is a quick rundown of my Chicago Marathon race experience... 1. Expo: we stayed downtown, so we were close to the shuttles taking runners to the expo. They were free and efficient. We didn't have to wait more than 5 minutes getting there or coming back. It was… Continue reading Chicago Marathon Review: Before the Race