I AM AN IRONMAN! Read my race recap here!
To tell you that Ironman is hard is an understatement. It feels amazing, satisfying, wicked challenging, and just plain frustrating all at once and sometimes not at all. Setting out on this adventure I knew I would be challenged and it wouldn't be easy, but how exactly that challenge would look I wasn't sure.
Getting to the start line of the race was the challenge in itself. I set out to become an Ironman because I wanted something to force me to train. I also wanted something beyond running, and I've also always dreamed of becoming a cyclist. Read More
As it stands, the Boston Marathon will forever hold a special place in my heart. Many people told me going into the New York Marathon that they preferred New York to Boston, but I beg to differ. New York was an amazing race, don't get me wrong, but has nothing on Boston. Here's the story! Read More
This weekend I had the opportunity to participate in Reach the Beach, a 200 mile relay race that takes place over two days. It was such a different aspect of the run community, and I had a blast. Read more to learn more about the race, and see some photos! Read More
I recently announced my newest endeavor to conquer an Ironman next August 21, 2016 in Copenhagen, Denmark. While I just told you, I’ve been working towards it for three weeks now and have been marathon training since the beginning of July. I wanted to have my plan put together with a solid date in mind before publishing it to the world because specific goals keep one accountable. Before we talk about my triathlon training, I’d like to step back to discuss my marathon training. I’m running the New York Marathon on November 1st , which will be my 8th full marathon. Read More
While this giant undertaking is a significant time and financial commitment, I feel the same thrill out of excitement and fear that I did when I began on my endurance running journey in college. I plan on blogging regularly about my training including specifics of my workouts, the equipment and brands I’m using, and the overall experience. I hope you will join me in this awesome and exciting journey in accomplishing something that truly scares me. Read More