Erie Marathon race recap

So, I have a secret.  Did you know that running a marathon is not my favorite thing to do?  I know, not the best way to start out a race recap, but it’s something that needs to be known.  I LOVE running.  I do love racing.  And I LOVE half marathons and shorter distances.  But … [Read more…]

I’ve got it all

If I’ve learned anything from running Boston this year, it’s that you can never be too prepared!!  Or overpacked!  So, this time I’ll be ready for it all.  2 pairs of shorts (not sure which to wear yet), 2 tank tops (ditto), capris, 2 t-shirts (in case it’s chilly), bunch of GUs, pins, gloves, undies, … [Read more…]

Super volunteers and rainy race day

While I’m enjoying (?) my last week of tapering for the Erie marathon, I’m finding other ways to pass my early morning hours.  Like volunteering at the local half marathon & 5K!  Packet pickup opened at 6:30am, but we needed to arrive at 6:00am for setup, and with a half hour drive time, that meant … [Read more…]