Today I Earned a Crown and Restriction

Finished up Virginia's Blue Ridge Triple Crown today. With the Star City Half. I didn't get a crown at the end. I really wanted a crown. Pretty sure I earned one. Apparently I did get a medal, though. That my running partner picked up for me. Because I'm walking-impaired now. North Mountain did some damage … Continue reading Today I Earned a Crown and Restriction

Running Salem Half With Lead Weights

It may have come to your attention that I'm not the best at preparing. For anything. So it should come as no surprise that my running partner and I were late to the start of the Lewis Gale Salem Half Marathon. (We say running partner instead of boyfriend here because some folks have been whining … Continue reading Running Salem Half With Lead Weights

Lewis Gale Salem Half Marathon

Soooo, this is Mile 7 of the Lewis Gale Salem Half Marathon right now. We've talked about this, right? My fear of water? That my nightmare scenario always starts with flooding? This isn't Spartan, y'all. I'll wade through creeks and rivers in the interest of OCR. Even poop-filled ones. But I cannot, will not go … Continue reading Lewis Gale Salem Half Marathon