2017 Tokyo Marathon Race Recap

On February 27th, I ran the 2017 Tokyo Marathon. It was my 12th marathon overall, 4th World Major Marathon, and first international marathon. Running the Tokyo Marathon was such a unique experience! I enjoyed the runcation and the marathon a lot- at least until kilometer 33.  I want to capture my entire experience in the

Tokyo Marathon Runcation Tips + Ultramarathon Training Week 5

“Runcation tips” are travel tips for when you take a running vacation. A runcation could be for a destination race, a weekend getaway revolved around running, or to one of those running retreats that different companies or elites host for use mere mortals.   I’m currently on a runcation in Tokyo for the Tokyo Marathon.

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 a fun weekend out of