Are you ready?!

Disclaimer: I received free entry to the Delaware 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! I’m wicked excited to be returning to the Delaware Marathon Running Festival this year on April 28, 2019! I ran the relay back in 2014 and the half in 2017, where I PRed! Here is my race recap of the half in 2017 if you’re interested. You can find my race results from 2017 on Athlinks, which is a free-of-charge social networking website aimed at … Continue reading Are you ready?!

Product Review: Zwift

Disclaimer: I received a Zwift Run Pod 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! Transformative and genius are two words that come to mind in describing Zwift’s platform and Run Pod technology. Let’s go over a few basics before I dive in to my own experience. WHAT: The Zwift platform packs a plethora of visual routes (jungle, volcano, snowy mountains anyone?!) and is chock full of structured workouts, training plans, and group runs galore. Zwift enables users to interact, … Continue reading Product Review: Zwift

Hey, ma! I made it! I’m becoming a BibRave Pro in 2019!

It’s nearly 2019, so I’m full of hope and glee this time of year! We had an amazing Christmas as a family while visiting my side in New Hampshire, I got my walking-on-clouds OOFOS oomg boots from hubs, and the Angry Kindergartner (AK) got more than she had ever hoped. (Anyone want to come over and help put together this huge Disney LEGO?!) So, get ready! I’m shouting from the rooftops that I finally achieved a goal that I’ve been wanting for more than a year now—to become a BibRave Pro. What is a BibRave Pro, you ask? BibRave Pros … Continue reading Hey, ma! I made it! I’m becoming a BibRave Pro in 2019!

But Did You Die?

I’m sure you’ve seen the #butdidyoudie hash tag floating around lately. At first I chuckled at it, like I do most internet memes, but I’ve been thinking about this concept a lot recently, so I’d like to offer a PSA of sorts if I may. Some runners thrive on giving it their all, completely “emptying the tank,” and pushing their limits. I’m not discrediting that mode, and I have a lot of respect for those that do this. I agree that you need to put in the hard work as a runner if you’re going for a PR or perhaps … Continue reading But Did You Die?

Race Recap: Rehoboth Seashore Marathon 12/8/18

Words can’t entirely describe how thankful and grateful I am to be a part of such an amazing running event as the Rehoboth Seashore Marathon. I truly do mean event. This isn’t just a race—but an actual epic event. The lead-up to the race literally lasts an entire year, starting on December 31 when you can sign up for next year’s race and get the deepest discount possible.  (Mark your calendars! Set a phone alarm! Tell a friend!)  The Facebook event page always has a flurry of activity—mostly snarky—and the participants are generous, helpful, encouraging, and hilarious. The Race Director, … Continue reading Race Recap: Rehoboth Seashore Marathon 12/8/18

2018 Runners’ Gift Guide

Fa la la la la, la la la la! It’s Gift Guide time again! I’m so excited to add these items to my wish list this year. I have not yet tried most of these items, but I believe in the brands and trust others’ opinions. Grab your ‘nog, and get reading!  PlowOn Gum PlowOn Gum has long been my go-to burst of energy. It has a great taste, does the job well, and is now available via monthly subscription! This would make a great stocking stuffer! Use code RUNBECKYRUN for free shipping as well.  Brooks Women’s Juno Cross Back … Continue reading 2018 Runners’ Gift Guide