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Las Vegas 1/2 Marathon
Monday, December 10, 2012      4 comments

Don’t worry I will not start bawling! I wish I could point to one thing and say “Oh ok I get it now – that’s what it was – but can’t figure it out: Was I rested – yes Was I hung over – no Was the weather too hot or too cold -no ... Read more
Manchester City 1/2 Sunday 11/4/12
Monday, November 05, 2012      0 comments

Hilly Hilly Hilly 2:03:35 - 1st in age group Good food - decent t-shirt- rockin - Journey cover band! Best part is 3 minutes better than the last time I ran this race 3 years ago! WooHoo! Want to add that we had quite ... Read more
Smuttynose 1/2
Wednesday, October 03, 2012      1 comments

Not the time I hoped for but all in all a great race. 2:02 - was hoping for a sub 2 hour, but it was a better time than the last 1/2 and 5 minutes better than the same race last year. Sadly the same weather! Rain and cool! Not bad whil... Read more
Fight Back Festival 5k
Tuesday, September 25, 2012      1 comments

H A R D Rolling hills and was trail! So keep you eyes on the footing. Managed to get a 1st in my age group! (That's me in the blue top behind the kids!... Read more
Running For Mr Potato Head
Friday, September 21, 2012      3 comments

Running a 5k trail race tomorrow. The beneficiary is the Cancer Community Center. I am running it for my sister's husband - who lost his fight with lung cancer this summer. Years ago when he was starting to lose his hair he shaved ... Read more
Falmouth Road Race 8/12/12
Wednesday, August 15, 2012      2 comments

FALMOUTH – Race Report The race course is a 7 mile run from one bar to the other! 13,000 runners registered and 10,600 ran it. Was pouring rain when we got up yesterday. We (my cousin’s son and I) got dropped off @ 8 to get on a bus to ge... Read more
Quote of the Day
Tuesday, July 31, 2012      5 comments

"When I thought I couldn't go on, I forced myself to keep going. My success is based on persistence, not luck." Attributed to Estee Lauder Gonna use it during my next race - this Saturday!... Read more
Successful People
Tuesday, July 24, 2012      1 comments

The difference between a successful person & others is not a lack of strength, lack of knowledge, but rather a lack of will. ~Vince Lombardi ... Read more
Stepping Outside the Comfort Zone
Friday, June 08, 2012      1 comments

Celebrated my Birthday by ziplining in Bretton Woods NH. Longest zip 850 feet! Spectacular views and really thrilling. One for the "Bucket List". Fun starts where the comfort zone ends! ... Read more
Cherry Blossom 10 Mile Run
Tuesday, April 03, 2012      0 comments

Cool cloudy weather - perfect for a race! The race is all inside the park - starts and ends @ the Washington Monument! Well done - plenty of water and gatorade. Flat and well maintained course wiith fabulous views of monuments, the Potomac... Read more
Snowshoe Race R U KIDDING!
Wednesday, January 25, 2012      1 comments

Never done this one before!!! 3.5 mile snowshoe race! I AM an avid runner but here in the North East it can be tough in the winter - between cold, dark and icy roads it's tough to get out there and train! Easy to lose your "mojo"....... alo... Read more
1/2 Marathon Woes!
Wednesday, October 05, 2011      4 comments

Sunday 10/2/11 ----- steady downpour on the way to the Smuttynose Rockfest 1/2 - by the time it started I was totally drenched - with squishy shoes - by mile 6 the sun came out - I think that made it worse - what a struggle - soon after the ra... Read more
Run For The Fallen
Monday, August 22, 2011      1 comments

WOW! I was thinking hey this is a good thing to do and I get my "long" run in and I knew a few other runners that were going to do it sooooo why not. Little did I know how moving this experience would be! The event started at one ... Read more
warrior dash - what fun - in pictures
Friday, July 08, 2011      5 comments

Happy group - before! Obstacle over the ropes - yours truly with the black and green shorts ... Read more
Petrified - doing my first EVER Tri this Sunday !
Wednesday, June 08, 2011      2 comments

I will be using this as my mantra! Security is mostly a superstition. It does not exist in nature nor do the children of man as a whole experience it. Avoiding danger is no safer in the long run than outright exposure. Life is either a dari... Read more

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