Last year I had all the registration dates circled in the calendar -the Disneyland Half, the WDW Marathon Weekend and the Star Wars Half. While I have AMAZING memories from all three (although the Dopey brain barely remembers WDW), I can’t help but feel a little FOMO while the registration process continues, and races play … More Experiencing that runDisney FOMO
It’s no surprise that runDisney has become a quickly booming race series over the past few years, with events selling out a good 9 months in advance and almost a theme for everyone. When one starts to look at running Disney, the first question that comes to mind is whether you should start looking at Walt … More Running around the World and through the Land
What’s one way to celebrate hitting a milestone race or crossing that must-have event off your bucket-list? Running for charity of course! For my first half I was able to connect with local charity The Cancer Council and hit a $350 goal. When I decided to run the marathon, I wanted to do something bigger and … More Why running for charity rocks!!
Following on from Dopey greatness (recap here) I flew cross-country to hit up Disneyland and the Star Wars Half Marathon. I must admit, it was a little weird to be hanging out at WDW in the morning, and then close the day off at the Disneyland Resort that night. One of the things that I … More The force was with me! (Star Wars Half Marathon Weekend)
Happy New Year’s Eve! While I’m winding down, looking forward to WDW Marathon next week here’s a look at the year that was!! It’s definitely been a crazy year – 838.71km completed (only 141.33km completed prior to July 1), 20 times volunteering at Parkrun & 7 races completed!! It’s been a year full of laughs, fun and … More 2015 – My Year in pictures!
I’m super happy to let you all know that the team over at Sparkly Soul have helped me set up an AWESOME fundraiser for my contribution to Team Muscle Makers for the Star Wars Half. Simply use code “TEAMMUSCLEMAKERS” for 10% off individual headbands at Sparkly Soul AND they’ll donate 10% to my Team Muscle … More Bring on the Sparkle!
Disclaimer: I received the Sweat Tracker program to review as part of being a BibRave Pro Ambassador. Learn more about becoming a BibRave Pro (ambassador), and check out BibRave.com to review find and write race reviews! While the opportunity came my way thanks to the awesome group, all views and opinions are mine. This past weekend, my Sweat Tracker goal race – the … More Sweating for the Disneyland Half Weekend (Sweat Tracker & Race Review)
This is the official “1 week left of the Star Wars Half Fundraiser” warning. Yep, it’s almost the end of July which means someone out there WILL win a $50 Sparkle Athletic Gift Voucher AND some awesome BibRave Swag (koozies and a hat)!!! What do you have to do to enter again? DONATE!!!! $10 = 1 entry … More 1 week left for the Star Wars Half Fundraiser!
Spoiler – if you don’t want to see the Disneyland Half Medals, look away now! Last Friday those runDisney folks surprised us with the medal reveal of the Disneyland Half and given that they usually reserve special announcements to Tuesday (US time) – no one was really expecting this super news! All in all, it … More The good old medal reveal……