Tag: trail running

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...

Rim to Rim Adventure with my #TrailSisters

WOW. Yeah, I’m an author and I can’t think of a better word to describe my adventure yesterday. Starting at the North Rim of the Grand Canyon, then jogging/hiking to the South Rim. 25 miles.  10 hours total time. 7 hrs 45 minutes of jogging/hiking time. A challenge not...

Major surgery…. a broken foot…. Bring on a 50-mile run!

Major surgery…. a broken foot…. Bring on a 50-mile run! Who would have ever thought, three years after major surgery, one year after having a broken foot, that I’d be running a 50-mile ultra marathon? Not me. But on December 3rd, 2016, I did, and here’s my story. **LOOOOOOOOONG...