Category Archives: Running

My Half Marathon Journey: Race Recap

It’s time for the final post in my 2017 half marathon journey – the race recap! ()     It’s hard to believe that almost a week has gone by since the 2017 Dick’s Sporting Goods Pittsburgh Marathon (in which I ran my … Continue reading

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My Half Marathon Journey: Part 9

Follow along with me as I share my half marathon journey – I’ll be running my second half in Pittsburgh this May – with weekly updates. ()   Well, here it goes! Tapering is upon us. I’ve slowed down in … Continue reading

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My Half Marathon Journey: Part 8

Follow along with me as I share my half marathon journey – I’ll be running my second half in Pittsburgh this May – with weekly updates. ()   You guys. This week has been a true test. I got the sickness … Continue reading

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My Half Marathon Journey: Part 7

Follow along with me as I share my half marathon journey – I’ll be running my second half in Pittsburgh this May – with weekly updates. ()   When you have a goal in mind…big things happen.  And when you … Continue reading

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My Half Marathon Journey: Part 6

Follow along with me as I share my half marathon journey – I’ll be running my second half in Pittsburgh this May – with weekly updates. ()   Whoa, buddy. This has been a week. It’s probably the most emotional … Continue reading

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My Half Marathon Journey: Parts 4 and 5

Follow along with me as I share my half marathon journey – I’ll be running my second half in Pittsburgh this May – with weekly updates. () You guys. I had all the things to write last Friday, but my … Continue reading

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My Half Marathon Journey: Part 3

Follow along with me as I share my half marathon journey – I’ll be running my second half in Pittsburgh this May – with weekly updates. () Anyone else still feeling the effect of Daylight Saving Time? Truth be told, … Continue reading

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Half Marathon Training Essentials

() This list of half marathon training essentials comes to you from someone who grew up walking the Presidential Physical Fitness Test mile and turned into a running junkie. While I’ve been running for five years with a Half Marathon … Continue reading

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My Half Marathon Journey: Part 2

Follow along with me as I share my half marathon journey – I’ll be running my second half in Pittsburgh this May – with weekly updates. ()   On the training front, this week was sort of quiet. I didn’t … Continue reading

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My Half Marathon Journey: Part 1

Have you ever been disappointed in yourself? Sickened by what you saw in the mirror? That was me just about six years ago. I was at my heaviest weight and scared for the person I’d become. That’s why I started … Continue reading

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