Allstate Hot Chocolate Philly 15K/5K (4/4/20)

Disclaimer: I received free entry to the Allstate Hot Chocolate Philly 15K/5K race 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! I just registered for the Allstate Hot Chocolate Philly 15K/5K on April 4, 2020 (I’ll be running the 15K option) as a BibRavePro, and I’m wicked excited to run this race! I’ve never done a Hot Chocolate race before, and each year I have serious fear of missing out (FOMO) when I see others post about this series. Let me tell … Continue reading Allstate Hot Chocolate Philly 15K/5K (4/4/20)

Product Review: Shady Rays Allure

Disclaimer: I received a pair of Shady Rays Allure Purple Tortoise sunglasses 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! As a BibRave Pro, sometimes I receive really cool running/biking swag to test out. You get to opt-in to a campaign and see if you are chosen. It’s like being Charlie who finds the Golden Ticket in my mind. Pure elation and excitement! Whenever I see sunglasses campaigns pop up, I immediately count myself out, since I wear regular glasses … Continue reading Product Review: Shady Rays Allure

Science In Sport Giveaway Winners

Disclaimer: I received SiS Isotonic Energy Gels 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! Congrats to the two winners who each receive a six-pack of the Science In Sport Isotonic Energy Gels! You’ll receive your pack directly from Science In Sport in a surprise flavor. Watch the video here to see if you’ve won! Run on,Becky Continue reading Science In Sport Giveaway Winners

GIVEAWAY and Product Review: Science In Sport Isotonic Energy Gels Six Pack

Disclaimer: I received SiS Isotonic Energy Gels 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! Gels Are My Jam I’m totally Type-A when it comes to nutrition on the run. I’m a faithful gel-taker every four miles on long runs or during races. I’ve been told before that I don’t need to take in that many carbs/sugars, but it has worked for me thus far, and I’ve never hit the dreaded “wall” during a marathon. So take THAT, gel haters! … Continue reading GIVEAWAY and Product Review: Science In Sport Isotonic Energy Gels Six Pack

Product Review: Aftershokz Trekz Air

Disclaimer: I received a pair of AfterShokz Trekz Air 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! A few years ago I would often see a brand called AfterShokz pop up on my social media feed, touting itself as the “bone-conduction” wireless headphones brand. At the time I was so blissfully naive with my wired headphones and don’t-bother-me-I’m-fine-with-the-$20-cheapo-headphones-that-I-have attitude, that I filed the notion in the “meh-someday-maybe” folder in my brain. You see, I had gone through countless pairs of … Continue reading Product Review: Aftershokz Trekz Air

In a slump?

Disclaimer: I’m promoting the 2019 World Refugee Day 5K Virtual Run 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! Do you feel like you’re in a running rut without a clear goal in mind this summer other than to beat the heat that’s swooping in quickly? I can’t be the only one! That’s why I love virtual races during the summer. I can run them at any time of day or night—outside or inside—and I don’t feel pressured to PR or pressed … Continue reading In a slump?

Product Review: Orange Mud Gear Vest Pro

Disclaimer: I received the Orange Mud Gear Vest Pro 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! Convenient, comfy, compact—all three words describe the Orange Mud Gear Vest Pro to a T! I had the honor of testing this product as a BibRave Pro, and using an Orange Mud hydration pack has been my dream for quite some time now. I’ve been using my Orange Mud handheld 21-ounce bottle on nearly all of my runs, especially my full marathons and … Continue reading Product Review: Orange Mud Gear Vest Pro