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Portland Holiday Half Marathon
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Portland Holiday Half Marathon race recap

By On December 15, 2018

I love spontaneity; I always enjoy jumping into things without serious planning. For instance, I think it’s exciting to run on new trails and make up new routes as I go. I… Read More

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Making the leap to an ultramarathon – part two

By On June 7, 2017

Last week I introduced the first part of an amazing interview series that I participated in with NordicTrack all about making the leap to an ultramarathon. Part one of the series was all… Read More

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Run Smart with PRRacer’s new Convertible HDL – and a GIVEAWAY!

By On April 4, 2016

Ten years ago I thought shoes were the only piece of running gear that was truly ever necessary. I ran my first ultra in 2006 – the Dick Collin’s 50 miler – wearing… Read More

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Golden Ultra, Day 2 (the 55k) was a little more than just sweat…

By On September 30, 2015

I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again, when it comes to running ultras, Canada has a special way of chewing me up and spitting me out. And day 2 of… Read More

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Gorge 50K race recap

By On April 1, 2015

Oh man – where to start?  Last week was so much fun, and running The Gorge 50K on Sunday was just the icing on top of the cake! Probably my favorite part… Read More

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I’m Running the Golden Ultra Marathon – who’s with me?

By On March 16, 2015

I’m soooo beyond excited to announce that I’ll be participating in my first ever stage race, the Golden Ultra Marathon in Golden, BC from September 18-20. Three days of trail running, beautiful… Read More

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I’m finally settled in

By On March 12, 2015

It’s official, I live in Portland….   I know that I have been here about a week but it just hasn’t really sunk in until now that I actually live here. Before it… Read More

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100 mile essentials: the ultra packing list

By On February 17, 2015

Tomorrow I will take on one of my most hated challenges ever- PACKING. And not just any kind of packing…the worst kind of packing…packing for my 100 miler. So much can happen… Read More

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Cool running video…watch it

By On January 21, 2015

As a Strava addict, I feel it is my duty to show off their newest video, Run With Us. If this isn’t inspiring you to get out there and run the world,… Read More

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Some days you just don’t got it

By On January 20, 2015

Tuesdays are my usual leg days. I typically get up for a 6 am workout that lasts about an hour and a half (give or take) and involves somewhere around 3-5 miles… Read More