The Richmond Marathon is my absolute favorite marathon. I have now run it three times and it is the only marathon that I have repeated multiple times. I love the Richmond Marathon for a number of reasons. It was my very first marathon and I don’t think anything will ever make that less special. I […]
Richmond Marathon 2017 Goals
Well, folks I’m doing it again. I have decided that I am going to run the Richmond marathon for the 3rd time. Richmond was my very first marathon and then I ran it again the following year. I just simply love the race and am happy to be going back. In thinking about my goals, […]
Tips for Running Richmond!
The Richmond Marathon is hands down my favorite marathon. It was my first (and third) and therefore it’ll always be special to me. This year marks the third year in a row I’m going to Richmond to race. However, this year since I already ran two marathons last month, I’m running the half marathon. I have […]
Richmond Marathon Weekend Recap
Wow, what a surprising, fun, cold and exciting weekend we had in Richmond. I was so excited to head back to the place where I ran my first marathon and it was a really incredible experience. If you follow me on social media, you know that I suffered from extremely painful leg cramps beginning at […]
Richmond Marathon Race Goals
Y’all we are almost at race day and I’m so excited! I’ve had an unusual week and right now am writing this from the airport in Denver. I’ve been here just for two days and it’s been cold and snowing. When I say cold, I’m talking one degree. Yeah. So there was no running outside during […]
Richmond Marathon Training Recap: Two Weeks Left!
Y’all we are just two weeks out from the Richmond marathon and so this week’s Richmond Marathon Training Recap is focused on keeping my legs fresh and cross training. After my week of major miles last week, I wanted to take it easy and rest my still tweaky knee but still get in some miles […]
Richmond Marathon Training Recap – 3 Weeks Left!
Well, y’all, I am now looking at taper time. This weekend was full of big miles and gorgeous weather and spectating the Marine Corps Marathon and this week was full of resting a tweaky knee and a new fitness class. We are getting really close to race day and I’m excited. I’m feeling strong, despite […]
Richmond Marathon Training Recap – 4 Weeks Left
There are four weeks until the Richmond Marathon and I am EXCITED and NERVOUS all at the same time. That’s how it goes, though, so I’m okay with that. I had another really good week of training, including an awesome long run that I’m so excited to write about! Of course, I posted about it […]
Richmond Marathon Training Recap – 5 Weeks to Go
I had a really fun week of training complete with a confidence building long run. I tried a new exercise class, met up with a new running group and ended the week with an old favorite — barre. I’m so happy that y’all enjoy the training recaps — I do too. So let’s get to […]
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