Tag Archives: run gear

Race Day Essentials #3 {Giveaway and Winner}

Let’s talk running clothes.  I mean this is a running AND fashion blog after all (although I admit, the fashion has been lacking a little lately).  I’ve gone back and forth over the years as to what I prefer to … Continue reading

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For runners, by runners

I have some many post topics swirling in my head I can’t manage to get any of them coherent enough to post…so for now, we’ll go with this one in honor of a major launch today! I’ve not been shy … Continue reading

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Houston Half Race Report

What a difference 35-40* makes!!! ; As a compulsive type-A runner, I’ve been stalking wunderground for the past week to see if we would finally have some good running weather this weekend. ; Turns out, the answer was an overwhelming … Continue reading

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Space City 10 Miler Race Recap

You’ve probably heard most of this by now, but it was HOT and HUMID in Houston this weekend.  No that’s not exactly newsworthy, but it did mean my slightly sick body wasn’t happy to race on Sunday. After resting all … Continue reading

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Superhero 5K Race Report

aka using my Super Powers to tackle my racing fears!!  I had a big revelation last week that since coming back from my injury at the beginning of this year, I’ve been afraid to race.  Afraid of not running as … Continue reading

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Tempo Thursday

Track Tuesday has been a staple for over a year now.  A funny thing happened when I planned my marathon training schedule – Thursday became “Tempo (or Threshold) Thursday”- apparently RunCoach likes to stick with alliterations too. I have to … Continue reading

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