Disclaimer: I’m promoting Atlanta Track Club PNC Atlanta 10 Miler as part of being a BibRave Pro. Learn more about becoming a BibRave Pro (ambassador), and check out BibRave.com to find and write race reviews!” On Sunday I ran the PNC Atlanta 10 Miler as my last long run before Marine Corps Marathon (in 6 … Continue reading The Perfect 10: Atlanta 10 Miler
Earlier in the week I took part in a Thanksgiving blog linkup where I talked about my tips and tricks for keeping healthy and motivated through the holiday season. You can read it for yourself here. I took my own advice and used the long Thanksgiving weekend to start off strong, after what felt like … Continue reading Keeping the Holidays Healthy
Things happening in my life right now: Working at CDC Started full time PhD program Training for my first Ironman Training and fundraising for NYC Marathon As you can see, I've made a lot of simultaneous life choices that don't go well together. This isn't even taking into account that I have an awesome husband … Continue reading Work Hard, Play Harder: Top 10 Gear for the Multitasking Athlete
https://w2.countingdownto.com/1448540 Halfway through 2016 and I've already racked up a pretty good list of accomplishments: 14 races including 2 ultramarathons, 1 marathon, and 1 half ironman and 1 week biking across Georgia. To say the least, I was already pretty burnt out by time I made it to the Flying Pig Marathon on May 1. Knowing … Continue reading 11 weeks of pure honesty – Ironman Edition
Disclaimer: I received the Generation UCan product to review as part of being a BibRave Pro Ambassador. Learn more about becoming a BibRave Pro (ambassador), and check out BibRave.com to review find and write race reviews! https://www.instagram.com/p/BGFyBv5lF0p/?taken-by=moore27 I'd wanted to try Generation UCan for some time now since I know several people in the Atlanta Track Club, including coach and Olympian Amy … Continue reading You can run strong with Generation UCan
It's been a big week and we've only made it to hump day. On Sunday I competed in my 3rd Ironman 70.3 and Tuesday night I participated in my first track meet. Tomorrow I'll be biking 6 legs of the United Relay through Atlanta. Let's see where this all gets us. Ironman 70.3 Chattanooga This … Continue reading Setting the bar and trying new things
Flying Pig Shenanigans It's been nearly 3 weeks since I ran the Flying Pig Marathon with some of my BRFs so, surely, I should have written an update by now. I could write any number of excuses for my tardiness but sometimes the best experiences are just difficult to put into words. I've dubbed the … Continue reading Oinked for life and other Fun Size updates
“One secret of life is that the reason life works at all is that not everyone in your tribe is nuts on the same day. Another secret is that laughter is carbonated holiness." Anne Lamott In less than 24 hours I'll be heading north on I-75 with my fun sized twin, T, for the Flying Pig … Continue reading ATLiens Heading to the Flying Pig!
Coming out of the Sufferfest Knighthood on Sunday and leading into my birthday week I felt so strong, and empowered by the amazing people in my life. I did rest and sleep extra at the beginning of the week after the Knighthood but I wouldn't be myself if I didn't continue pushing myself anyway.
It's a bit derivative but yes, 2015 flew by. They say that each year seems faster than the last. For me, it's true, but I really think it's because each year gets better. I spent the first year married to an awesome guy, turned 30, and spent a lot of time building a network and … Continue reading “If my calculations are correct, when this baby hits 88 miles per hour… you’re gonna see some serious shit.” Looking back and racing into 2016