2017 PNE Donut Dash- Race Recap

Donut DashThis past Sunday I ran the most delicious run of my life, the PNE Donut Dash. This family friendly 5K fun run is hosted by Try Events, and is a no brainer if you like running/ walking , having fun and mini donuts.

This run was also perfect to try with the jogging stroller.  Read on for my “sweet” race recap.

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Color Me Rad- Surrey, B.C. 2016- Race Review

Color Me Rad 2016This past weekend I completed my third Color Me Rad run in Surrey, BC. with my stepdaughter.   This years race was a return to the Cloverdale Fair Grounds, rather than last years Holland Park location.  Below is a review of this years event,  if you participated I would love to hear your comments. Continue reading

2015 Vancouver Eastside 10km Race Review

East side 10kmThis was my first time participating in the Canadian Running Series, Vancouver East side 10km.  Adrian was the driving force behind our decision to run, this was mainly influenced by the souvenir T-shirt and the dog-tag style finisher’s medal. I signed us up knowing that with my recent health issues it wouldn’t be my best time. I figured,  being out participating was better than not participating at all. Continue reading

2015 Vancouver Scotiabank Half Marathon Race Review

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Better late than never! I had plans for writing this post last week, but being away on vacation had me tied up relaxing and enjoying special moments with family… So now here I am finally writing my race review over a week later, not to worry I jotted down some notes to help me remember. The Scotiabank Vancouver Half Marathon, my 4th half marathon but the first for my boyfriend,  which of course made it a special run.

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BlueShore Financial Longest Day Road Race 2015- Race Review

The BlueShore Finaical Longest Day Road Race was a great race! I complete the 10km distance Friday June 19, 2015. It was my second time participating in this event so I had a good idea of what to expect.

After party.

After party.

The event communication was excellent, and the registration was a reasonable $33.  This didn’t include a shirt,  however it did include a great after party with an amazing spread.
This is a smaller race, there are considerably less participants than a race like the SunRun. I think some people find it hard to fight the traffic and make it to UBC on a Friday night. Despite the smaller numbers the atmosphere was awesome, the weather amazing, and the variety of food afterward gets two thumbs up!

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