February 21, 2015 race
My second race this year. Gasparilla Distance Classic 5K. I could have registered for a challenge - 15K plus 5K. Knowing I had to work after the running was over, I chose not to when I registered. Glad I did the shorter distance because my foot ... Read more
I returned to SparkPeople a month or so ago after realizing my Fitbit tracker could link to my Sparkpoints and I didn't have to manually log steps/mileage. I've definitely kept my Spark up, eating better than I was before and still walking/runni... Read more
We are very fortunate to be a part of Parkruns, an organization that provides timing and reporting for the members. The runs are held early Saturday morning when we don't have a charity race on the same trail, and we are e-mailed our results tha... Read more
Speaking of racing
Last Saturday I got the awesome opportunity to speak to a running group and members of the general public about races and how to earn bling! Here are some pics I want to share.
Another volunteer day
Got up 4 dark 30 this morning to volunteer at a Watermelon 5k run. Such a rewarding experience! ... Read more
Orange Blossom Half Marathon & 5K - March 5, 2013
This is a special price half marathon I registered for on Black Friday for $25. I figured even if I didn't do it, I wouldn't loose much. I didn't realize at that time it was only a week after the Disney Princess Half I had already registered for... Read more
WDW Princess Half weekend recap with pics
After a little bribing with a tiara, two souvenir bags, one Coast to Coast and one WDW princess, and a $15 discount, I gave in a registered for the 2013 Disney Princess Half. This was during the expo at the Savanah Rock n Roll early November 201... Read more
3 Marathons in 50 days, on to the next
Okay, I've completed my marathon goals, I'm a Marathon Maniac, I'm moving on to the next goal which is a Tri: run, bike, swim!
Disney was hot, crowded and fun all at the same time. Here is my finish line pic.
Another 26.2 mile journey
My 26 mile training run turned into a 26.2 with bling! When I was told Mount Dora has hills I said "They are not that bad". I was wrong. The "mount" is short for mountain! Hills, heat, humidity was conquered yesterday, December 16, 2012.
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Thanks for your Motivator of the Day nomination!
Thank you so much SparkFriends, for nominating me Motivator of the Day! I am so honored!
Space Coast Marathon - my first, with pics
On November 25th I finished my first marathon. Actually my first was supposed to be the Walt Disney World but because of the high mileage in my training (23 miles, 26 miles, I decided to get a medal for that mileage). I'm still in awe of the w... Read more
Halfway through full marathon training
I wasn't totally prepared except for my bottle of water was frozen. This is the main thing since I live in Central Florida where it still reaches 90 some days. I did get up early and almost got caught up Sparking and other social networking whi... Read more
Race recap: BGR 5K & 10K/AARP Race to End Hunger
The weekend started 7 am Friday when I reached my meetup point for a ride to Atlanta. There were 30 from our group that went. Three of us from our BGR group rode nonstop for six hours to Atlanta. We checked into the Sheraton downtown where the e... Read more
I finished another aqua class in the pool at the gym this morning. This was my third type of aqua class I've done there: aqua track I do most but since running class starts tonight on the same days and times, I'll be missing that, aqua zumba is ... Read more
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