Tag: Running coach

GUEST BLOG #12 – Why do you run?

Hello! If you live on Vancouver Island, you are likely to know Carlos from the Capital City Run Crew (and if you don’t know him, then you absolutely should!). This guy is a machine when it comes to running, even when I ran as…

GUEST BLOG #11 – Why do you run?

Hello! I’ve mentioned before that I love doing these guest blogs because, well, in a nut shell, I am nosey.  I love finding out how other people got into running, and what motivates them to get out there time and time again to crush…

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 2018 race recap.

GUEST BLOG #10 – Why do you run?

Hello! How is it almost the end of August already? This summer has whizzed by! The temperatures seem to be cooling down a little which I am SO thankful for. I forget each year how horrid it is to train for a half/full during…

SEAWHEEZE HALF-MARATHON – MY TRAINING SO FAR

Where has the summer gone? I feel like I was just starting (and re-starting) Seawheeze 2018 training, and now we are in week 10 – THE RACE IS IN 4 MORE WEEKS!!!! YIKESSSSS!  If you are training for this race (or any fall/autumn race…

GUEST BLOG #9 – Why do you run?

Hello readers, This guest blog of ‘Why do you run?’ is brought to you by Kim from LeatherandWeather.  Find out all about how Kim got started running and what her 2020 running goal is. Enjoy!

RUNNER SAFETY

Hello! I’ve been doing a few early morning solo runs recently. There is something magical about being one of the first people out in the morning. Certainly where I live, the streets are mostly quiet, except a few other runners, dog walkers, and those…

YOU’RE STRUGGLING ON A RUN, WHAT DO YOU DO?

Here are some of the strategies I use when all I want to do is give up.  If you have any others you use, please let me know. SMILE – I find, no matter how miserable you are feeling, if you smile it can…