Category Archives: Racing

Race Recap – Swamp Rat Races 5k

Another race down. Pregnant me is plodding right along. After having what felt like a seriously craptastic race at the BASE Race this year, I wanted to find something flat to redeem myself. Luck would have it that two weeks later there would be a nice flat 5k only two Read more →

Race Recap: BASE Race 5k 2017

I’ve run a lot of 5k’s over the years. A lot of them. Some hard, some easy, some PR’s, some not. I’ve run the BASE Race three times now that I got this year under my belt. Twice I’ve done the 5k and once the 10k. It’s a difficult race, Read more →

Race Report – Empire State Marathon

The marathon. My first full marathon. All 26.2 miles of it. When I made the tearful decision to withdraw from Ironman Chattanooga I knew I needed something else to throw at myself in it’s place. Nothing will ever change how I feel about my Ironman dream, but a full marathon Read more →

Race Report – Mini Mussel 2016

Race- Mini Mussel Sprint Triathlon When- July 9th, 2016 Where- Geneva, New York Hosted By- Score This!!! So I’ve mentioned a few times (here, here, here again) how hectic and crazy my life is right now. Musselman weekend totally snuck up on me. I have no idea how race week Read more →

Tri Talk Tuesday – Race Day Rituals

Do you know what is exciting right now? I actually have a race coming up! I mean, it’s just a 5k. Just a 5k. I say that like there’s nothing to be gained or rewarded from running a 5k, but there is. And honestly, I’m just excited to be able to Read more →

Tri Talk Tuesday – 5 Tips To Speed Up Your Triathlon Transitions

Tuesday, such a wonderful day. Tuesday brings us the most fabulous triathlon link up, Tri Talk Tuesday, with my awesome co-hosts Cynthia from You Signed Up For What and Phaedra from Blisters and Black Toenails. And today we’re finishing our series of swim, bike, run with, of course, transitions. Transitions Read more →

Race Recap – Seneca7 Relay: 2.0

Another fabulous Seneca7 is in the books! (<– click the link for more info about the race/last year’s recap) I was fortunate enough to get to race the relay again this year and it was a great day with some awesome people. Seneca7 is a 77.7 mile relay race around Seneca Read more →

Impossibly Done – Motivation and Determination

Happy hump day! Do you know what today means for me? Once I get through today I will only have to survive two more work days before I have a week off for spring break! I’m so excited! Because scrubbing dog puke off my floors at 230am then tossing and Read more →

Tri Talk Tuesday – Training Plans

Hello Tuesday, good to see you again. Not only is it just Tuesday, but it’s the first Tuesday of the month, which means it’s Tri Talk Tuesday! So I’m still only registered for one race for 2015 at this point. One. Normally by now my schedule is exploding at the Read more →

Tri Talk Tuesday – 5 Tips For Successfully Reaching Your Racing Goals

Oh January, you show up all full of promise and hope. It’s a new year and it’s also Tuesday, so I’m hear with Cynthia from You Signed Up For What and Phaedra from Blisters and Black Toenails to chat about triathlon goodness! Our January theme is of course, goals and resolutions, Read more →