Pikes Peak Conquered

This time last week, I was running—er—hiking up Pikes Peak. In all honesty, there wasn’t much running for a couple reasons. There were just too many people on the trail to move much, and…elevation kinda slowed me down. The race was on a Saturday (August 19th), and we drove up from Phoenix starting on Wednesday. Arrived early afternoon Thursday. We got settled, met up with Addie and Joni to pick up our race packets, then it was into the “hurry up and wait for the race” mode. A brief run on Friday to shake out the legs was helpful in[…]

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#BostonBound

The other day, much to my surprise, a fun little video showed up on my Facebook profile. I’d signed up for a service/app that auto-posted any pictures this company took of me during the race. I figured, what could it hurt, right? And boy, was I surprised at the pictures that started posting just after the race. They were taken throughout the race, had little clips of what mile it was at that time, etc. Really treasure those pictures. But the video…boy, I didn’t know they made a video, too. This race was so special to me for more reasons[…]

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