[Live Video] My worst nightmare came true on my first group training run + the 6 things I learned

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Oh, now that was fun! Check out my very first Facebook Live video all about training with a group. Yeah, the beginning is all about how my worst fears were realized on my very first group run day when I signed up for my first marathon training. Good times. I won’t spoil it by blabbing on here, so head over … [continue]

• eugene marathon kick-off party 2012

Time flies. Wasn’t it just a few months ago folks were running the Eugene Marathon? And now they are signing up to race and beginning their training again. Wahoo! Signing up for a race is an exciting day. The Eugene Marathon had their annual kick off party this morning at the Eugene Running Company and there was definitely a buzz … [continue]

• rmr trail run video: owls and mud and laughs, oh my!

8 women, 2 dogs, 6 miles, 1 gallon coffee. That’s a recipe for a great morning…and it was! Run Momma Run’s first trail run gathering was, well, dark at first. For some reason I thought sunrise was around 6:45am, so I planned the run for 7:00. Fortunately, the first mile or so of trail 5 on Mt. Pisgah is dirt … [continue]

• sweet solo running

For all the running I do with friends, I love my solo days. For me, they come in two varieties: 1. The days I plan to run myself: These are mid-week runs in which I plan to hit the road or trails alone. I mostly look forward to these, but sometimes they are about getting mileage in and feel a … [continue]

• gettin’ girlier: eugene women’s half race report

I Run Like a Girl I’m thinking it’s never too late to get girlier. That’s a word, right? I’m not one for product home-parties, long appointments at the spa or fancy drinks with umbrellas. I was never a ‘pink’ wearer (except for that stint in 5th grade when I was sporting tight pink Dittos pants with the upside-down U over … [continue]

• eugene women’s half preview fun, i mean run

Perfect temp of 62 degrees, cool breeze Empty (runnable) streets of downtown Eugene Chatty group of running women Lots of friends and people I’ve been wanting to run with Super friendly directors Big o’ batch of mimosas waiting for us at the finish Now that’s the way to start a morning!  The Eugene Women’s Half Preview Run was super fun … [continue]