More gear!

Oh this running stuff is starting to add up….and I keep wanting more! We had a gear clinic the other week for Team in Training.  What!?  More stuff I need? Body glide – for chafing.   I don’t really think I need to say more than that.  I don’t have any personal experience with it ...

My first 10k!

This morning I ran my first 10k!  A group of us from work participated in a charity run.  4 of us did the 10k and 3 did a 3k. It was a chilly start for the 1st day of June in Nebraska.  I was cold to start, but quickly warmed up and shed my jacket. ...

Training

I’ve really been struggling lately with my stomach bothering me when I run.  I’ve ran 30 minutes after dinner, in the morning, before dinner.  I haven’t quite been able to find the right time.  I didn’t quite get my 3 miles in yesterday  because I had stomach pains.   I’m not sure if it’s my ...

First Group Training

Yesterday I had my first group training run! I always get a little nervous going into new situations, especially when I don’t know anyone.  My partner for Team Connor was out of town, so was not participating in the group run. But my nerves didn’t last long.  I met with one other participant, our mentor, ...

Initial Running Gear

They say all you need to run is a decent pair of running shoes.  That may be true…but it can be a lot more enjoyable with a little gear. I’ve never really been a runner.  I’ve done one 5k and a Warrior Dash.  I loved the Warrior Dash and would totally do it again!  But ...