Month: April 2014

Not another half marathon! (As well as thoughts on racing, training and more…)

Sometimes we need a break.  Maybe not from running all together but from racing a certain distance.  Right now me and the half marathon distance are not on the best of terms.  In the span of 6 weeks I raced in three half marathons.  Did I overdo it?  Yes. Do I need a break?  Yes. Little Rock Half Marathon- 3/2/14-

Doc Rock and Run Half Marathon- Race Report

This past Saturday I ran in the Doc Rock and Run Half Marathon in Jonesboro, Arkansas.  I’m pretty sure this race is going to be one I remember for a LONG time. It was a very memorable girls weekend and I will try to spare you some of the craziness.  Races do not always go as planned (or even close

Capital City Classic 10K- Race Report

Well here we are over a week out after the Capital City 10k and I guess it’s about time I get this race recap written. I’ve actually run another race since this one- the Doc Rock and Run Half Marathon in Jonesboro, Arkansas and you better believe I will be writing about that one too.  I’ll give you a hint-it’s

Running a Faster 5K!

Thank you for the many kind comments on Facebook and Twitter about my race this past weekend.  I ran in the Capital City Classic in Little Rock this past Saturday morning and was able to knock about 30 seconds off my 10K PR so I was thrilled!  The 10K is an interesting distance.  I don’t race a lot of them

The Bison Invitational Track Meet- 5K Race Report

In April of 2001 I ran in what I assumed would be my last college track meet ever.  Pretty blurry but I’m on the far right Just hanging out with some of my track girls after a meet senior year I had run cross country and track in high school and all four years at Harding University.  I remember thinking