• Boston Marathon,  Motivation

    Boston Marathon 2015

    It’s been a little over a month since the marathon and I’ve been soaking in the love from this season and working on my thank-you’s to all of you! Marathon Weekend The night before the race, Dana-Farber holds a pasta…

  • 2015,  LONG RUNS

    THE LONGEST RUN | Mar 28 | Here’s Good

    The Longest Run. PRPs. And Taper Time. Miles: 20 Song in my head: Break Free by Ariana Grande because I can’t get enough of that kid Brunch food motivation: Eggs. Of the homemade kind. This is my favorite training run. Runners from…

  • 2015,  LONG RUNS

    LONG RUN | Jan 31 | The Frozen Tundra

    Snot rockets, rock hard shot blocks, Gatorade slushies, and 2 Heartbreak Hills Miles: 16 Song in my head: The entire Frozen soundtrack because that was the only way to describe my entire body Brunch Food Motivation: Bacon The weather app read…

  • GIFs

    Mileage Higher than the Temperature

    Our mileage outshot the temp outside (like by a lot). 13 and 14 miles on the books. Temp somewhere around “Holy s#!@ it’s cold out” and “can someone make sure my legs are still there?” In the words of Tim:…

  • GIFs

    ekovi: #tbt left pic from 2013 training and right pic from 2014. Some things don’t change. Thanks Heartbreak Bill for pushing us back on the course during this winter training. Knowing you’ll be there cheering on these blistery, cold long…

  • GIFs

    Yeah, something like that. People always ask what goes through your mind when you’re running. This is about right. I’m no Rob Thomas, but I’ll admit to belting out a few lyrics. Rocky Balboa is my go-to. (Source: https://www.youtube.com/)

  • GIFs

    5 days. I’m comin’ for you, Heartbreak Hill.

  • GIFs

    When I saw we were bumped over the 4k mark! $4,160.99!!! THANK YOU, Crystal!! You inspire me with your endless positivity. spirit, and giving heart!! Good luck on your race too and kick some Triathalon bootay. (I realize there’s a…

  • GIFs

    When I want to eat everything in sight during taper time.

  • GIFs

    So pumped by this video created by the talented @AlexaGalloway11!! One week until I get to race for friends and family. Cannot wait! Support the cause at http://runDFMC.org/2013/elisek (Source: https://www.youtube.com/)