In every training cycle there is that run. You know, the run where all the stars align and you have no bathroom issues, your legs feel weightless, and you hit the pace you have been striving for all season. I had that run yesterday. After calming myself down from my disappointing result at 5 … More A great Long Run!
Yesterday i ran my first 5 Peaks race (out of 5) of the season. I have only heard fabulous things about this race series so i was super excited for this! The morning started with an early arrival to the race site to pick up my race kit and swag. The kit included a … More Race Report-5 Peaks Terracotta
This morning marked the start of my 2015 racing season with a tough trail race ran by MEC Burlington. I always try to register for a few of their races each season because they are cheap ($15!), chip timed and well put together for such small events! I went into this race knowing … More Race Report-MEC Burlington Race 1
I have always had problems with finding the right hydration solution for training runs. The belts around the waist bounce too much for me and dont leave enough room for Gels/phone and car keys for long runs. The hand helds dont hold enough water. My Camelbak was a great solution but i noticed a little … More Wear Test Wednesday – Ultimate Direction Ultra Vesta
I decided this week that i needed a run with no phone/watch timing me. I just needed to run. I am always watching my stats while running and while not running as well. It becomes obsessive. So today i left the watch and my iphone back at the office and headed out for a … More Tech free run week!!