Category race report

My almost-PR  Valentine’s 5k!

So I had planned to run the Shamrock Shuffle 5K for my first race of the year in March. But this week I realized I will be out of town that weekend at the same time I realized it was supposed to be nice this weekend and the UW Running Club Valentine’s 5K was today! […]

Madison turkey trot 2016

This year we were home for Thanksgiving and I decided to try a different Thanksgiving race. The Madison Turkey Trot was put on by an outside company but raised money for United Cerebral Palsy of Dane County. It was staged at Vilas Park and I figured since this is the second year for this race […]

Good neighbor festival 5k

Allie and I are signed up for the Zoo Run Run tomorrow. Me for the 5K and Allie for the kids race. And unfortunately I won’t be starting the race since I’m sick with some upper respiratory virus junk that hit me like a ton of bricks on Thursday and Friday. I feel well enough, […]

Madison half marathon race report!

The short version: I didn’t make either of my goals, though I came close! But I had a good race. I trained better for this race than I have any other. Definitely more miles as I logged more than 100 miles two months in a row. I also trained in a hilly area. But unfortunately my area […]

Race photos!

See my full race report here. So it turns out we got to download race photos for free! And ironically enough, the photos where I was trying to be ready for the camera were awful. But photos from the finish line are pretty good! I also finally got my official time… 36:08. Not bad!

Her Madison 5k

My sister Jeni and I ran a 5K together a year and a half ago and we’ve wanted to run another one, but she just had her baby girl last fall, so it wasn’t really a possibility until this summer! Jeni found the Her Madison Half Marathon and 5K a couple months ago. She even […]