Archives for March 2013

Marine Corps 17.75K Recap…Pain for My Birthday Present!

When we found out a few months ago that if you registered and completed the Marine Corps 17.75K that you would get a guaranteed entry into the Marine Corps Marathon (#38thMCM), we figured “why not?” Of course I stated over and over (and over again) that I would run the 17.75K but would NOT (no […]

VA Beach Shamrock 1/2 Marathon Recap!

We headed down to Va Beach on Friday after a detour to DC to take my Dad to the airport. The traffic was terrible and it took us about 5 hours. I was happy (but really more tired, hungry, and cranky) when we got to the expo which was very well organized…getting our number and […]

Almost Wordless Wednesday – #runchat #pic

It was nice to run into David from #runchat during Shamrock weekend. – Related Post here.  

Finally Got the 3:58 Marathon Monkey off my Back!

We are heading home from a great running weekend in Virginia Beach.  I’m thrilled to report that I finally broke my 3 marathon 3:58 streak finishing in 3:46.  I still feel like I was capable of faster but I’ve struggled at different points during my first three marathons and I would be lying if I […]