When looking for a race to run in February, we stumbled our way across My Better Half Marathon and thought it looked like a winner. We know Orca Running always puts on an awesome race but this was exceptional. First of all, the bibs are the cutest ever. This was a "couples" run, which meant … Continue reading Will You Be My Galentine?
At the beginning of the year, we bust out our calendars and our phones (for googling purposes) and plan our races. As we were looking over 2018 we had an epiphany...we should "bless" our readers with details about these races! So, for better or worse, here's a little bit about three different kinds of races … Continue reading Run All the Races
We love to run races. We like (almost) everything about it: training, planning what ridiculous outfit we're going to wear, the anticipation/nausea at the start line, the finisher's medal, free T-shirt, the bananas, the "after" selfie, and the bragging rights. We like it all...aching recovery aside. A topic always under discussion for us is that … Continue reading Bucket List? Nope…Run-it List!
This will probably not come as any kind of a surprise but we aren't exactly organized with our workouts. Most days we run a bunch of miles after which one of us inevitably asks, "legs or arms?" Then there's lots of complaining, visiting, and discussion in an attempt to avoid the upcoming torture. After another … Continue reading Biceps, and Triceps, and Abwork Routines…These Are a Few of Our Favorite Things!
I saw a thing on runnersworldmag about a run streak from Thanksgiving Day through New Year's Day. This seemed like a no brainer because we ran a Turkey Trot on Thanksgiving...so we had a head start, obviously. I sent Annie a text and we were off and running; literally. (Please note: For this entry Lydia's … Continue reading Lace Up Those Shoes, It’s Time to Go Streaking
The Polar Bear Dive (Resolution 5k) was a blast...and this is our first review. Hooray! In December, we decided to do a Polar Bear Plunge and decided on this one solely because the shirt is adorable. A word of advice, choosing your race based on the cuteness of their swag is the way to go! … Continue reading Polar Bear? More Like Polar Brrr