Category: Race recap

Ahh Seawheeze, how I love you so…

Seawheeze 2019 is just around the corner, how did that come round so fast! It doesn’t even feel like a year ago that I raced….and then got terribly injured! I was reminiscing about the race the other night while I was on a client…

Seawheeze race recap

Seawheeze is a half-marathon race around Vancouver, Canada and is organized by Lululemon. I will write another blog about all the merch and funtivites that come along with doing this race, but today is all about the race recap.

Why I didn’t get a PB, and why I am ok with it.

I have been training for the Oak Bay Half-Marathon for the past 17 weeks. I put so much pressure on myself to get a Personal Best (PB) at this race.  Even though I have been running for a few years now, this past year…

Race volunteering is so much fun

If you follow me on Instagram, you might know that I was volunteering at a local 10K race this past weekend.  Since I started running 3 years ago, I have taken part in 9 races, and every single time I passed a volunteer I…

Race-cation

My first race-cation experience was this January at the Walt Disney World Marathon in Florida.  Don’t get me wrong, I absolutely loved the race (see my previous blog post), but I’m not a fan of race-cations (yet!). Here are my positives and negatives to…

Walt Disney World Marathon race recap

Race: Walt Disney World Marathon Location: Walt Disney World, Orlando, Florida Date: Sunday 7th January 2018 Start time: 5:30am Costume: Minnie Mouse (mostly handmade by myself with the addition of my regular black running clothes)