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The Super Run 5k While 5 Months Pregnant

The Super Run 5k While 5 Months Pregnant

Races have always been a big fitness motivator for me. There is something about the anticipation, the eustress of putting in your best effort, and the runner’s high you get from crossing the finish line. I signed up to do my second 5k (The Super Run 5k) a couple of weeks ago and looked forward to this themed race. We each got a free super hero cape at bib pick-up instead of the standard t-shirt which was awesome because I already…

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Quicksilver Trail Challenge – My First Trail Race

Quicksilver Trail Challenge – My First Trail Race

I’ve been fascinated yet hesitant of trail races ever since I heard about them while living in Florida. My only experience of running off terrain was in the UNF woods with a running group friend. My first jaunt on uneven ground was exhausting and shaky. It’s a whole different ball field when you’re dealing with obstacles like rocks, sticks, and slippery dirt (especially when flying down hill but more on that later.) When I chose the Quicksilver Trail Challenge I…

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