are you a fanatic?

if you are an orlando local, an avid runner and looking for a great running series, look no further than becoming a track shack fanatic. i just signed up and cannot be more excited. seriously these track shack races are some of my favorite in the year. so what does it mean to be a…

#starwarshalf 2018 recap

never tell me the odds. i finally earned my millennium falcon medal?! i was seriously so giddy when i got that medal handed to me post-race. and this morning ended up being such a great race. luckily the weather held out for us today, as i was really worried since thunderstorms were initially in the…

t-1 day until the dark side

i can’t believe that we are less than 24 hours away from the star wars half marathon – the dark side. it seems like this race has definitely creeped up, which ultimately means that marathon training is quickly approaching for october. now, all i am praying for is no thunderstorms during the race. unfortunately, they…

running, #teamgolf style

another year, another ioa corporate 5k! this is seriously one of the most fun nights, with the most incredible team – team golf. i mean, i am probably a little biased but i just love being able to hang out with fellow co-workers outside of the office. and honestly, you still meet so many new…

the end of the season

it’s finally here, the track shack running series has come to a close. it definitely is a bit of a sad day realizing that, as i feel like this season has by far been the best. i’ve made some new friends, had some great races and had the privilege of being an ambassador on team…

prepping for #wprr 10k

so as i sit here the night before the winter park road race 10k, i can’t help but think that i am extremely sad the track shack running series is almost over. i absolutely love this race series, and this is one of my favorite races of the year. at least this year i remember…

why i #runtrackshack

happy medal monday everyone! as we are almost two months into 2018, i’ve been reflecting a lot about my running journey…especially as i train for my hardest running challenge to date. i had always been intrigued by running over the years (especially after finishing gymnastics), participating in the occasional 5k and also taking part in…

#starwarsvirtualhalf

ahhhh, i am one step closer to receiving the millennium falcon medal?! clearly you can see my excitement. so yesterday, i ran the first part of the runDisney kessel run challenge completing the star wars virtual half marathon. i’ve literally had this day marked down right after i registered for the race, just to ensure that…

run 4 love

my goodness, only one more track shack series race left in the season. i cannot believe how fast time has flown by. and this past weekend was one of my favorite track shack races, the run 4 love 4 miler. i don’t know if it’s the 4 mile distance, or just the theme of the…

marathonfest saturdays

hello saturday running! i was so excited to attend my first orlando track shack marathonfest session this morning in winter park, as i missed the first couple weekend runs due to travel and already scheduled races. and wow, what an incredible time. all of the people that i met this morning were absolutely wonderful and…