Race Recaps

Ironman Wisconsin 2017 Race Recap

September 21, 2017

I don’t really know where to begin this story… If I had to sum up Ironman Number 2 in one word…It would be HEART. It is 4am on a Friday. Everything is the same as it usually is. I have meditated. I am sitting in my favorite chair where I… Read more

Ironman Arizona … One Year Later

November 15, 2016

I’m sitting here under a full moon. It is SO bright and shining through the window of my favorite room. I am sitting cozy in my favorite chair snuggled in a soft and warm blanket. I can hear the soft music playing in the room next door. My babies have… Read more

Amsterdam Marathon Recap

October 19, 2016

Amsterdam Marathon I had heard so many friends I have in Europe talk about this Marathon for years now so earlier in the spring I finally decided I would sign up and it would be my fall marathon. I was in peak fitness and getting ready to start training for… Read more

Naperville Women’s Half Marathon Race Recap

April 26, 2016

“I get by with a little help from my friends” Running is about Fun Fitness Friends FOR ALWAYS. Yes I have dreams. Yes I work my ass off. Yes I have goals. BUT In the end this is what it is about. This is sustainability. During this race one of… Read more

Oceanside 70.3 Race Recap

April 6, 2016

Oceanside was hands down the most FUN race I have ever done. And incredibly out of my comfort zone but sometimes that is what makes things most fun. Right? You can read about my training and life after my full Ironman HERE to play catch up. Race Week: I spent… Read more

Ironman Arizona 2015

November 22, 2015

The morning of Ironman Arizona my hotel room filled with Sammy, Josh and I were awake at 4am. I had been awake before that and tossed and turned most of the night. But as soon as the alarm goes off…Adrenaline starts pumping. I started immediately with my hydration of coffee,… Read more

Leon’s Olympic Triathlon – Race Recap

June 3, 2014

“If you don’t learn how to be scared, you’ll never really learn how to be brave…How are you ever gonna know if you never even TRI” Leon’s Olympic Triathlon was on Sunday AM and I was scared…terrified…BUT even though in the end I was far from placing and the swim… Read more

Soldier Field 10 Miler — Race Recap

May 26, 2014

 This is my third year running the Soldier Field 10 Miler but my favorite one…Why? Because I ran it with my BESTIE and not only that…my runner BESTIE. Liz is my favorite to race with because we just have FUN and truly enjoy the sport of running. We coordinated outfits… Read more