New York City Marathon

New York City Marathon

...I have a love hate relationship with this marathon. This was about 3 weeks after Chicago. I wasn't sore anymore but I wasn't expecting to do as well as I did. Considering the course of the marathon, hills and bridges, I thought I was going to do worse than I did in Chicago. However, I'm [...]

Chicago Marathon

Chicago Marathon

This post is way overdue and so is they New York City Marathon (that one is coming next week). A few things to share before I start going deep into how the marathon went: I ran this marathon with little training or course research. Chicago, I now know why they call you the windy city. [...]

Chicago Marathon

Chicago Marathon

I am so excited to finally announce that I'm running the Chicago Marathon in 2019!   I'm running with a special charity, Autism Speaks. Autism Speaks is an organization I have fundraised for in the past. As a sister of Alpha Xi Delta, we fundraised, walked, and volunteered at walks for Autism Speaks. We also volunteered [...]

PB at the Boston Marathon

PB at the Boston Marathon

Tired of all my Boston posts?! I promise this is my last one...for now. This is isn't necessary a recap but more a what I've learned throughout my Boston training/running experience. So for the longest time I didn't understand why people said "personal best" instead of "personal record", but now it makes perfect sense. I mean I [...]

Boston Bound: 20 Miler

Boston Bound: 20 Miler

Currently writing this while on my way to Boston! This is my first of two trips I'll be making to Boston (all marathon related). I'll be here all weekend to run the 20 miler with my fundraising team, The Mass General Marathon Team, to spend some time with my friends, and to explore more of this [...]