Monthly Archives: June 2012

OBX for the weekend

Confession: I didn’t get up early to do my long run today. But I have a reason! When my alarm went off at 4:30am (yep, that early), I felt good and ready to run but a quick check of the … Continue reading

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Frozen corn and sunscreen

Based on the title for this post you’re probably like WHAT THE HEEEEEEEY? Ok, that picture is completely irrelevant, but come on, are you complaining? So I usually like to take ice baths (you can check out my ice bath … Continue reading

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I <3 The Tavern Tri (22.6)

UPDATED TO INCLUDE: A few official race photos 🙂 Yesterday was the I Love the Tavern Tri put on by Richmond Multisports in Midlothian (right outside of Richmond), VA. I decided at the last minute to do this triathlon because … Continue reading

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Heat Advisory Run & HOT new playlist :)

I had to do something yesterday that I absolutely hated. I had to wake up early Not just kind of early (which for me, means 8am). I had to get up at 5am in order to start my run by … Continue reading

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Where has Ruby been?

Not sure if you’ve realized, but Ruby has been MIA lately. And by lately, I mean 8 months!!!!! Ruby is my nickname for my race bike, which I bought in January 2011 so that I could do more triathlons (and … Continue reading

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Channeling Cinderella during a 7 Miler in Virginia Wine Country

On Saturday evening I set out for my weekly “medium distance” run. There’s something about running past the vineyards and seeing the sun set over the mountains that makes running in the evenings oh so much more enjoyable than running … Continue reading

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Pink Ribbon Polo Classic

Weekend Run: A medium distance 7 miler on Saturday evening. But more on that tomorrow. Today was the Pink Ribbon Polo Classic at King Family Vineyards–For other posts on King Family vineyards you check out here (for wine tasting this … Continue reading

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