half marathon

Hot & Hilly Race

June 1, 2013

I laced up my running shoes for half marathon #8, the Zooma Annapolis, and hit the hot and hilly course bright and early this morning. The race began at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium, ran through downtown Annapolis and crossed the scenic Severn River on the Naval Academy Bridge with some out and back loops intertwined [...]

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Runner’s World Hat Trick

October 26, 2012

Remember when I was Ms. Crazy and decided to run three races just two weeks before my wedding day? That Runner’s World Hat Trick in Bethlehem, PA. Well guess what, not only did I run those three races but I finished all three under my goal times and had an absolute blast doing it. This [...]

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MMR Training

July 29, 2012

I have my next weekend full of races coming up at the end of October and since one of the three races is a half marathon, I needed to come up with a training plan to keep me on track for the 12 weeks. I made a plan that loosely follows my training plans in [...]

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24 Days of Presents for a Runner – Day 23

December 23, 2011

Have you ever signed up to run a race? If you aren’t a runner and haven’t done so, let me tell you a secret – they aren’t cheap! Gift #23: A Race Registration (click image for source) Any runner would appreciate the chance to run a race for “free” and this gift helps you not [...]

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Unofficial Half Marathon

March 27, 2011

Workout I knew I wanted to get a long run in today but I wasn’t planning on doing a half marathon or anything.  However, that’s what ended up happening.  To me “long” run qualifies as 7 miles or above, so I would have been happy with just that but when I got to the gym [...]

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