Race Recap: Fifth Third Riverbank Run 25k

Race Recap: Fifth Third Riverbank Run 25k

Signing up for the Fifth Third Riverbank Run 25k back in the beginning of 2018 felt like a huge commitment. I was still in the midst of recovery from the New York City Marathon, winter was at it’s peak, and I was currently running no more than twice a week. The thought of increasing my … Read More

Running Goal Setting That Will Make You Proud

Running Goal Setting That Will Make You Proud

By the end of a long training season, I always find myself looking forward to a break from structured running. Such was the case after completing the New York City Marathon this past November. As it got closer and closer to race day, my body and mind felt tired, and I began to find myself … Read More

What Speed Means to Me

What Speed Means to Me

Since I started running 7 years ago, I have placed in only one race. That race was a small, local 10k put on to raise money for the community. During this race, I pushed myself to paces that felt ridiculously uncomfortable. Upon finishing, I surprised myself with a personal best and 1st place finish in … Read More

2018 Running Plans

2018 Running Plans

As each new day begins, I find myself constantly having to check the date on my phone. I can’t believe this month is already halfway over! (I’m sure I sound like a broken record). Since 2018 is now officially underway, it’s time to start planning out the year in running. Making running plans is one … Read More

A Year of Running in Review: 2017

A Year of Running in Review: 2017

Where has the time gone?! It feels like I just made all my goals and resolutions for 2017, and now it’s already time to see if I achieved them. Before I do that, I want to look back on this year specifically for running. 2017 was a big year of running for me! Running stayed … Read More

November Fitness Challenge Final Check In + Recap

November Fitness Challenge Final Check In + Recap

The start of December brings new goals and motivation, but it also brings to a close our November Fitness Challenge. As my marathon training came to a close in the end of October, I knew I’d be needing some motivation to continue working out after the race. The start of November brought the New York … Read More