Atlanta Allstate Hot Chocolate 15K/5K ~ 2/7/2021

Disclaimer: I received a free entry to the Atlanta Allstate Hot Chocolate 15K/5K race to review as part of being a BibRave Pro. Learn more about becoming a BibRave Pro (ambassador), and check out BibRave.com to review, find, and write race reviews! Nothing right now is certain. I’m not even certain that today is Thursday or that I had yogurt and a Built Bar for breakfast. But one thing I know for sure is that running keeps me sane and on track. I can’t tell you what I’ll be doing tomorrow, but I can say 100 percent that today is … Continue reading Atlanta Allstate Hot Chocolate 15K/5K ~ 2/7/2021

Team In Training’s Resilience Challenge Recap

Disclaimer: I received a free entry to the Team In Training Resilience Challenge to review as part of being a BibRave Pro. Learn more about becoming a BibRave Pro (ambassador), and check out BibRave.com to review, find, and write race reviews. September—which happens to be Blood Cancer Awareness Month—is coming to a close, and I’m absolutely honored to have been a part of the Team In Training Resilience Challenge. Not only did it motivate me to move more, but also I learned more about the fight against cancer and how Team In Training supports that effort. This challenge was a month-long movement and fundraising effort … Continue reading Team In Training’s Resilience Challenge Recap

Product Review: BUFF® Pack Run Visor

Disclaimer: I received a BUFF® Pack Run Visor to review as part of being a BibRave Pro. Learn more about becoming a BibRave Pro (ambassador) at BibRave.com/BibRavePro, and check out BibRave.com to review, find, and write race reviews! It is heating up here in Delaware, and I’m not a happy camper. I have very fair skin, and I sweat like a wilder beast (seriously, search that term among my blog posts, you’ll see) so the combination of the two is just uncouth. I’m also not a hat person, so that triad leads to some confusion as to how to keep cool and battle the … Continue reading Product Review: BUFF® Pack Run Visor

Virtual Race Recap: 2020 Global 24-Hour Relay

Disclaimer: I received free entry to the 2020 Global 24-Hour Relay to review as part of being a BibRave Pro. Learn more about becoming a BibRave Pro (ambassador), and check out BibRave.com to review, find, and write race reviews! TAG, you’re it! I don’t recall exactly what my text said the morning of Wednesday, June 3, 2020, but I knew it was my time to shine. It was Global Running Day, and I had something really cool planned in its honor. I participated in the 2020 Global 24-Hour Relay hosted by the Rochester Running Company by running a 30-minute leg as … Continue reading Virtual Race Recap: 2020 Global 24-Hour Relay

Virtual Race Recap: Lincoln Park Zoo Run for the Zoo 5K

Disclaimer: I received free entry to the Lincoln Park Zoo Run for the Zoo Virtual 5K to review as part of being a BibRave Pro. Learn more about becoming a BibRave Pro (ambassador), and check out BibRave.com to review, find, and write race reviews! During the pandemic, I’ve wholeheartedly embraced virtual races, as I’ve written about previously. I’m still working full-time from home (which isn’t new for me; I’ve been doing that for over a decade), we have our seven-year-old daughter at home (whom I love to death, but if she yells my name one more time during a meeting . . . ), … Continue reading Virtual Race Recap: Lincoln Park Zoo Run for the Zoo 5K

Race Recap: Virtual Salisbury Marathon ~ 4/4/2020

Disclaimer: I received free entry to the virtual Salisbury Marathon as part of being a BibRave Pro. Learn more about becoming a BibRave Pro (ambassador), and check out BibRave.com to review, find, and write race reviews! As runners, we’re adjusting to this “new normal” of virtual races instead of the in-person variety. Thankfully, I think I’m very enthusiastic about virtual races; I’ve always been a fan, because you can run on your own time while still snagging some awesome bling in the process. I’ve run virtual 5Ks before, and I even hosted one myself to benefit Girls on the Run back in the day, but when the … Continue reading Race Recap: Virtual Salisbury Marathon ~ 4/4/2020