Archive for the ‘Races’ Category


Hot Chocolate 5K

I love all of the fun new 5K races out there these days. Last year Jen and I ran the Color Me Rad 5K in Indy and last month I ran/walked the Hot Chocolate 5K in Atlanta with some... Read more
Color Me Rad 5K

Color Me Rad 5K Indianapolis

Back in September (the weekend before Ali found out she was pregnant!), Ali flew home to Indiana for the Color Me Rad 5K.  It was definitely a fun experience! If you’re looking for a fun race to do, where your... Read more
2012 Mini Marathon

2012 Mini Marathon

Sorry for our more than a month absence! Things have been crazy around here for both of us, but don’t worry, we’ll be back. We have a lot to catch you up on, starting with fun together in Indy last week,... Read more

Sprint Triathlon

After years of wanting to do a sprint triathlon, I finally signed up for the The PT Solutions Acworth Women Sprint Triathlon! Matt and Jen each did a sprint triathlon early in the summer, so I was definitely inspired... Read more

Pound the Pavement 5K 2011

Last weekend my husband and I ran in the Pound the Pavement 5K run in Pendleton for the 2nd year in a row.  It was very humid out, but we finished and both improved our time over last year. ... Read more

Indianapolis Sprint Triathlon

Well, over these last 2 years, I’ve participated in a lot of different races from 5Ks to 5 milers to mini marathons, but this last weekend I did something new.  I did my first sprint triathlon!  This has been... Read more

Mini Marathon

We did it again! We ran 13.1 miles last Saturday at the OneAmerica 500 Festival Mini Marathon. I think this is the largest U.S. Half Marathon (as far as finishers), with 30,658 participants this year!      Here we are before... Read more

Holliday Park Trail Run

Last weekend I participated in the Holliday Park Trail Run. I sure didn’t know what I was getting myself into! It was a 5 mile course with hills, steps to climb, streams to go over, and mud to trek... Read more

Shamrock Run

Saturday morning we woke up early to run our second race of the season, the St. Patrick’s Day Celebration Shamrock Run.  It started at the circle downtown and it was a windy but nice day.  Look at how blue... Read more


Remember when we ran the mini marathon last year and didn’t think we’d ever do it again?  Well, here we are a year later training for this year’s race (it’s in 63 days).  My husband and I did the... Read more