TCS New York City Marathon 2016 Race Recap

  On Sunday November 6th, 2016 I ran the TCS New York City Marathon.  It was my 5th marathon for the year and number 11 overall.  It also helped me reach state number 8! Still have a long way to go.  Why did I run it?  Katie suggested we make

How to Deal with a DNF

Weakness and failure are my two biggest fears.   Both happened to me this past Saturday.   I was supposed to run the Ogden Marathon in Utah.  It was supposed to be my 8th state, 10th marathon, and 3rd so far this year.  It was supposed to be gorgeous and

Race Report: Detroit Free Press Marathon

On Sunday, I ran the Detroit Free Press Marathon.  It was my 7th marathon since starting in October 2013, and my 7th state.  I chose it because it was close to the time of the Chicago Marathon so I could still train with my friends, I hadn’t done a Michigan