Wildflower 1 Mile

So since 2020 has pretty much become the year of Virtual Racing… I have signed up for more than ever before. And not just because the live races went virtual rather than just canceling altogether during COVID-19 restrictions but because itโ€™s part of my motivation now to keep moving forward. I signed up the Run…

Stars & Stripes

A LIVE RACE EVENT!!! ๐Ÿ˜ƒ My second live race since Covid-19. The last one was a 4-miler on the 4th of July. This one was a HALF MARATHON! ๐Ÿ˜ There were also 5K & 10K distances, all with different start times. This event is held at the Stars & Stripes Drive-In theater in New Braunfels,…

Black is Beautiful

Hosted by Beer Garden Run, this virtual 5K supports the Weathered Souls Brewery, Black is Beautiful campaign to bring people together, bridge the gap for equality and raise awareness for racial injustices. โœŠ๐ŸผโœŠ๐ŸฝโœŠ๐ŸพโœŠ๐Ÿฟ My family joined me for this virtual race at Ladybird Johnson Park. ๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ Start line selfie ๐Ÿคณ๐Ÿป before my run! ๐Ÿƒ๐Ÿปโ€โ™€๏ธ It…

Popsicle Run

A LIVE RACE!!! ๐Ÿคฉ After 4 months of canceled, postponed and Virtual races… FINALLY, thereโ€™s a live event! The Popsicle Run ๐Ÿƒ๐Ÿปโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿƒ๐Ÿปโ€โ™‚๏ธ๐Ÿƒ๐Ÿป on Fourth of July 2020 ๐ŸŽ† in Kyle, Texas! This was a 4 Mile run but there was also a 3K and a 1K. I ran the 4Miler and my boys ran the…

Free-daโ€™s 5K run for the Arts

This is my 3rd year running this Huarache Turbo race. Of course, this year I had to run it virtually but made the most of it. ๐Ÿƒ๐Ÿปโ€โ™€๏ธ I love SO MANY THINGS about this race! โค๏ธ Itโ€™s always a great event with a fun & festive after party! ๐Ÿฅณ Thereโ€™s so many creative costumes and…

Life

Itโ€™s been 13 weeks of Uncanceled Virtual running during this COVID-19 pandemic and Iโ€™m so thankful for Team Run The Edge for keeping me motivated while live races were being canceled one after another for the past 3 months. One last Un-Canceled Virtual Life 5K bib to earn from my front yard with my fun…

Itโ€™s a Soft โ€œJโ€ 5K

I couldnโ€™t resist signing up for this I Run 4 Movement Virtual Race! I mean, we can all use a little humor right now and this oneโ€™s pretty funny! ๐Ÿคช Registration includes a donation to Feeding America to help with the COVID-19 Pandemic. ๐Ÿ’ So speaking of humor… Eric took this great โ€œStart lineโ€ pic…

Perseverance

Week 5 of The Un-Canceled Project 2! My first bib of the week was for the 8K. I set out for a 5 miler and got it done. ๐Ÿ˜Ž Next bib was the 5K! ๐Ÿƒ๐Ÿปโ€โ™€๏ธ Oh, and my running shoes were all pretty badly worn and had been since well before the COVID-19 lockdown. So…

Race for Hope DSM

The Race for Hope DSM is held in Des Moines, Iowa but with all of these โ€œraces gone virtualโ€ due to COVID-19 restrictions I was able to virtually participate in Iowaโ€™s largest Brain Tumor Research Fundraiser event from home. ๐Ÿ’› Race for Hope is held in May (Brain Tumor Awareness month) to increase awareness and…

Community

Community week for the Un-Canceled Project 2! I got some more miles in. Iโ€™ve been feeling less motivated lately but I still got out there with family and friends. ๐Ÿ’š We started off the week running a 5K with a trail running group in our community. We brought the whole family! ๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ There were trails…