Category: Running

Race Report: The Holcomb Valley Trail Run

The campground started to fill with light as I snuggled in my nice warm sleeping bag, in my tent filled with too many people and a dog, underneath a beautiful pine tree. When I signed up for this race, I signed up for the camp…

Pre Race Rambling – Holcomb Valley 33

Sitting next to a morning campfire with the rising sun casting light through the trees and a nice brisk chill to the air, gives a person a chance to think and reflect. By the time you will have read this, my race, the Holcomb…

The Cougar Half : Race Report

The morning was chilly and as I stood around waiting for the race to start, I realized that running a race that morning was what I was supposed to do that day. The Cougar Half Marathon put on by Dirt Devil Racing, was a…

Dirt in Your Skirt : Summer 100 Challenge

So a few days ago I decided to sign up for Dirt in Your Skirt’s Summer 100 Challenge. This simply means that over the course of 90+ days over summer, participants must run, walk, skip, hike or crawl, basically whatever it takes to finish 100…

Running With Misty

Two weeks ago, while I was at work, I received the most devastating news, a friend of mine had passed away. Misty was not only my friend, but she was an amazing mother, beautiful daughter, and an awesome soccer player. She had the kindest heart,…

Dirt Devil Racing – The Grand Slam Progressive Series

This is the second of a 2 part race profile, if you missed the first one click HERE. The Grand Slam Progressive Series hosted by Dirt Devils Racing, consists of 4 different distanced races. Since the first race of this series has yet to…

Dirt Devils Racing – The Animal Half Marathon Series

This year I have signed up for two races that Dirt Devils Racing puts on annually. These two races are part of two different series’, The Animal Half Series, and The Grand Slam Progressive Series. So I thought it would be fun to get more people…