Glass Slipper Challenge For my birthday, I decided I would treat myself to the Glass Slipper Challenge at Disney World this past February. I made it into a week-long trip to celebrate with my mom. I felt pretty good leading up to the challenge, however I hadn't been hitting my long runs as much as … Continue reading Disney Princess Glass Slipper Challenge
My first obstacle race was a huge success! Here are some pictures that show just how much fun it was!
So this post as been a long time coming, but I am officially an ultramarathoner! It took a long time to get there, but I am so excited that I accomplished this goal. The race where I completed my first ultramarathon was the Haliburton Forest Trail Race. I was signed up to run the 50km … Continue reading Officially an Ultramarathoner!
This was my first trail race of 2016 and it could not have come any sooner. I was enjoying my other races but I love running on the trails and just wanted to stick to them for a bit. This race was again part of the race series I received as a gift for Christmas. … Continue reading Race Recap: MEC BARRIE RACE #2
What a great way to start off the 2016 racing season! I got the MEC series Race entries as a Christmas present this year so I am signed up for five of them over the course of the season. They are so reasonable and well run that it’s hard not to love them and want … Continue reading Race Recap: MEC BARRIE RACE #1 2016
This week's Friday Five Linkup with Courtney, Cynthia and Mar is a day in the life! This week is a free topic week so I thought I would share a recap from a past race!This race was a spooky one! It was on Halloween 2015 and was very well coordinated with it’s holiday. There were decorations and characters all relating to … Continue reading Race Recap: HORROR HILL TRAIL RUN
Today I am linking up with Fitness Cheerleader and Run Mommy Run to get myself motivated and excited about the beginning of summer! This race recap is LONG overdue.. I ran the final MEC Burlington race of 2015 in late October. My cousin and I signed up to do the half marathon, but with getting back into school and … Continue reading Race Recap: MEC Burlington Race
For anyone who's unfamiliar, adventure racing is super fun. It's a race that involves a variety of disciplines, and in this case we took part as a team. I had found out about this race through web searching and other races and pitched the idea to my boyfriend and my cousin. The four of us … Continue reading Race Recap: Storm the ‘Scarpment – My First Adventure Race
Wow it's been a while! I took a hiatus from both running and blogging for a bit. It was a well needed break to get refreshed and fall back into love with running. Now that my favourite running season is back upon us I am very excited to be back out on the trails. The only … Continue reading Race Recap: Haliburton Forest Trail Run
This weekend I ran my first 5 Peaks race at Albion Hills and today I am sharing it with you! This post is a linkup with Jessica at The Silvah Lining, Mary Beth at Tutus and Tennies and Jennifer at Runs With Pugs. I hope you enjoy this post and be sure to check out the others posted on the linkup! Let's … Continue reading Race Recap: 5 Peaks Albion Hills – Friday Five
Happy Monday! Today I am linking up with Fitness Cheerleader and Running Rachel for #MotivateMe Monday to share this weekends race recap! This post will be a bit of a double whammy as a race and weekly workout recap! I began my training for Haliburton this week so the workouts kind of got derailed! I was not very consistent with … Continue reading #MotivateMe Monday Race Recap: MEC Barrie Race #3
I am sharing this recap in a linkup for #MotivateMe Monday with Fitness Cheerleader and Running Rachel to hopefully motivate you to get out there and move! This race recap is long overdue, but I wanted to get my all my racing journey up here to keep it all up to date. My second race along my … Continue reading Race Recap: A Half Marathon to Remember – Base Borden 2014
My first running race took place at the Lindsay Milk Run. This race was the beginning step in marathon journey. I had never run a race before and this race was a great first experience! The Milk Run is an annual event that has a 5k and a 10k race. I ran the 10k as … Continue reading Race Recap: My First ever Race
On Saturday morning I ran my first ever trail race! And man oh man was it fun! Pick Your Poison is the first race in the Ontario Ultra Series and is held at a cross-country ski club. The course is a technically moderate 12.5km loop that is a combination of single track trails, open trails … Continue reading Race Recap: Pick Your Poison Trail Run!
This weekend I ran the first race in the MEC Race series. It was a great race and super fun atmosphere! I ran the race with my cousin and we had a great time. We had not really trained a lot and just wanted to go out and have a fun time! We ended up … Continue reading Race Recap: MEC Race #1 2015