Category Archives: weather

Race Prep: What to pack when running with kid(s)

Well, we’re all set here in the RKR household for tomorrows RUN FOR GREEN race.  Riley’s asleep, i’m procrastinating from going to bed (as usual), my clothes (and Riley’s) are laid out and our bag is packed. Luckily we’re just … Continue reading

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10 Running Related Personal Questions

I was just reading through my Google Reader when I came across Susans‘ post titled, “10 Running Related Personal Questions“.  I love a good list, especially when it’s running related.  I couldn’t wait to respond with my own answers, as … Continue reading

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‘NC Half Marathon at Charlotte Motor Speedway’ Race Recap

What a day, what a day. Rather than beginning when my alarm went off at 5am, it started a bit earlier when I woke up to hail pounding our windows.  Awesome!  Not really. Lucky for me, the weather changed to overcast … Continue reading

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Race Update

I actually slept okay, but woke up at 4am feeling the need to tweet this: Grrr.  The hail pounding on our windows woke up Riley, too.  Luckily she is just like Mommy, who listened for 5 minutes then fell back … Continue reading

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Race Prep & the Expo

REST.  Glorious rest! That is what my race prep has consisted of.  While I had planned to take off yesterday and today, Thursday got thrown in the mix too, but not purposely.  Normally I would probably freak out about this … Continue reading

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An Adjusted Plan.

I just got back from a quick 2 mile run (7:10 pace) and let me tell you, it is GORGEOUS here in NC!  Not a cloud in the sky & 81 degrees.  I’ll take it any day. After this past … Continue reading

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Columbia, SC Famously Hot Half Marathon ~ Weekend in Review

My step-sister, Lisa, and I had a lot of fun checking out Columbia, SC over race weekend last week.  We knew it was going to be good once we saw that the temps were expected to be in the upper-70’s, … Continue reading

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