The Battle of Leon Creek

The final race in the Scallywompus 2021 Beer Series is The Battle of Leon Creek. There is a 5K, 10 Miler, Half Marathon and a 20 Miler. This 4 race running series coincides with fall marathon training schedules for December, particularly Rock’n’Roll San Antonio Marathon or Half Marathon training. Those of us running the 20…

Veterans Day Beer Run

The Scallywompus Ranger Creek Veterans Day 5K Beer Run is of my favorite races to run this time of year. It benefits the Women’s Veterans of San Antonio, a non-profit organization that welcomes women veterans of all eras and branches of service as well as females still serving on Active Duty, Reserves and National Guard….

Harbor Half

The Harbor Half Marathon in Corpus Christi, Texas, is my 15th Half Marathon for 2021. It’s the Highest Half in Texas! 😃 Oh how I’ve missed this event! I started running this one back in 2016. It’s in my hometown so I get to visit family when I’m there. But back in 2019 my son…

Monster Dash 10K

Another first time run for me was this Monster Dash by the Now You See Me Foundation, a non-profit which is dedicated to helping injured athletes return to an active lifestyle. They also fund spinal cord research. There were several distances to choose from, a 5K, 10K and 1 Miler as well as a 5K…

Dia De Los Muertos

The Huarache Turbo Dia De Los Muertos 5K Run was held the same day as the SARR Carrabba’s Half Marathon. Thankfully it was an evening race so I had just enough time in between races for rest, recovery and to get my costume ready for a festive and meaningful event. 🌹💀🖤 All dressed up and…

Carrabba’s Half Marathon

The SARR Carrabba’s Half Marathon celebrated their 20th Anniversary this year! 🥳 There’s a 5K and a 4-person Half Marathon Relay as well as an individual half marathon which is what I chose, being “Half-Crazy” and all. 🤪 We arrived early enough for Eric and Jorgina to get a good session in from The Stretch…

Hootenanny on the Hill

This was my first time running the Hootenanny on The Hill 10K by For the Love of Go which was held at the Plum Creek Community Center in Kyle, Texas. There are 4 race distances to choose from, 1K, 3K, 5K & 10K as well as virtual race options. Shannon and I arrived well before…

Get Your Rear in Gear

The Colon Cancer Coalition’s Get Your Rear in Gear 5K event is free to colorectal cancer patients as well as survivors. This event is held at Morgan’s Wonderland, the worlds first ultra-accessible family fun park, located in Northeast San Antonio. The opening ceremony for the race takes place in the Morgan’s Wonderland Starlight Amphitheater. Here…

Glow Run with Friends

The For the Love of Go Glow Run with Friends 5K was such a great event with fun swag. There were plenty of glow bracelets, necklaces and even little flashlights for each runner. 🔦 This event benefits Buda’s Brightside, a Non-Profit aimed at empowering adults with disabilities through expanded social experiences, utilizing community inclusion, educational…

Battle of Hillotes

The Battle of Hillotes Half Marathon is the 3rd race in the Scallywompus Beer Series. 🍺 This is my 12th Half Marathon race for 2021. Eric also ran this one with me! 👩🏻‍❤️‍💋‍👨🏼 We arrived in Helotes bright and early for the event. 🌅 Lots of early birds, all smiling and ready to run! 😊…