Tag : St. Jude’s Half Marathon

The St. Jude Half Marathon- 2014 Race Recap

I’ve always loved this quote and on Saturday I rediscovered it. Going into this race I had no idea what to expect. I was full of doubt and uncertainty.  Not only was my plantar bothering me but my right hamstring was also having some kind of issue.  There were a few times I considered not racing but I told myself

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In January my main marathon goal for the year was to break 3:20.  I didn’t know when I would do it but I knew I had three chances this year and I was going to do my best to accomplish that goal.  I felt fairly confident that this was a realistic goal for me based on my times in other

5 Weeks of Half Marathons: By the Numbers

3 Half Marathons in 5 Weeks?  Why not?! Well, I could probably list several reason why not but we made it work and I have my husband to thank 100% for that! If it were not for him I would not be able to do ANY of this.  I know its been a little much so I will be toning

St.Judes Half Marathon: Race Report (and it includes a PR!!!)

I must admit that I am falling in love with the half marathon distance.  I have set a PR the last 3 half marathons I have run in- and have run them all within the past 5 weeks! I am learning a lot about racing this distance and having FUN! Yesterday, John, Ashton and I headed to Memphis for the

My Birthday Week and St.Judes Half Marathon!!

On Tuesday I turned 33.  My birthday began as numerous others- I went for a run! I LOVE running on my birthday and have for as long as I can remember. Ashton is always so happy to see me when I get home.   When I got home I was about to make my usual strawberry/ blueberry/ banana protein smoothie but

St. Jude’s Half Marathon and other running stuff….

John with the kids and their signs waiting for mom and dad Nana and Papa walk by! After the race- They did it!! First off, let me say I’ve made it to 34 weeks still running. It’s getting so HARD to do and today was not a good run by any means. 4 miles with Leslie at a 10:06 avg.