Category Archives: Personal Life

Walk, Run, Repeat

Last Monday I visited the sports medicine doctor who I saw years ago when I had knee pain after not experiencing much change in my hamstring from the rehab exercises prescribed by his athletic trainer.  I was reminded why he … Continue reading

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From Negative to Positive

I was all set to write a blog entitled “The Mental Effects of Not Running” to describe the neurotic mindset I had at the beginning of the week.  The athletic trainer called Tuesday morning to follow up on my progress … Continue reading

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Weekly Randomness

There was a lot of mental stress and burnout this past week, and I think I’m finally feeling a bit recovered from it.  I was going to write separate posts about some of the events, but as usual the week … Continue reading

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Turkey Hill Country Classic 10k

The Turkey Hill Country Classic was held yesterday and I have nothing but praise for how well it was executed.  To conduct a large scale race is a feat in itself, but to host a half marathon, 10k, 5k as … Continue reading

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Slight Injury

Is a running injury still considered a running injury if you’re able to run?  Based on how my left hamstring felt last night, I would say yes. Feb. 15th I did a workout that included some .1 mile sprints that … Continue reading

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Running & Music

The only time in my life that I have ever ran while listening to music has been while running on a treadmill.  This was more common during my college years since I lived with my parents and they owned a … Continue reading

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Pacing Jason

Let me begin by providing some background on my husband Jason’s running.  He ran his first 5k in June 2012 when we lived in Jermyn, courtesy of me talking him into it.  He ran 2 more that summer.  He’s never … Continue reading

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