Category Archives: Races

Cypress 5k

The last couple of months my running has been really hit or miss. One minute I’m breaking records and running like I love it then I’ll hit a wall and hate it with a fiery passion. I can’t explain my … Continue reading

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Yorba Linda Red Shirt 5k = Failed!

Not too long ago I posted my pre-race thoughts on a 5k I was signed up to do. I did everything I usually do before a race: packet pick-up and stretches and all that good stuff. I was geared to … Continue reading

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Pre-Race: Yorba Linda Red Shirt 5k

I have a race this weekend. If I sound really casual about it, maybe it’s because I am. this race feels like it’s kinda sneaked up on me even though it’s all over my calendars both at work and at … Continue reading

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Post-Race Training Day and a New Challenge

This post may make anyone who reads it question my sanity. Believe me, as I type this *I* question my sanity. After our glorious race by the beach Saturday, I returned the next morning for a bit of post-race torture… … Continue reading

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Run Seal Beach 5k

I love the beach. I hate sand but I love the smell and the air and the sounds of the waves brushing up against the sand. And this weekend I had the pleasure of spending a good portion of the … Continue reading

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Pre-Race: Run Seal Beach 5k

Wasn’t race #3 just last weekend? Then why am I running race #4 this week? Oh right, because I’m fucking nuts. Last week I ran and demolished my 5k time with a 33:20 finish. Fastest I’ve ever run and nothing … Continue reading

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Reaching For The Cure Run & Ride 5k

This weekend was race #3 for 2014. My husband and I planned to run a 5k together and work on my speed/pace. Growing up my husband ran competitively. He started young, at around 8 years old, and continued to run … Continue reading

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