Tag: 5K

DJs for PJs 5K [Race Report]

This morning Alex and I ran the DJs for PJs 5K. Well… I ran it, she went along for the ride. I picked up my packet the day before at a local Kohl’s store. Part of the event was a pajama drive for kids, so I had purchased a pair of baby pajamas at Target

Race Report: Commitment Day 5K

After I ended 2012 with a 10K, I started 2013 with a 5K. This time I ran the Commitment Day 5K,  a race produced by Lifetime events that was run all around the country to encourage people to kick off their year with a commitment to a healthier lifestyle. Each participant was given a bib

Race Report: The Color Run

Let’s just preface this by saying: I don’t like being dirty. Yard work sucks because you have to dig in the dirt. Getting sweaty and smelly is probably my least favorite part of running. The idea of doing a mud run kind of freaks me out because I’d be so filthy. So the mere fact

Feed the Turkey 5K – Virtual Turkey Trot

Whether you are running/walking in an official turkey trot or planning on getting out on your own, I urge you to check this out. The Feed the Turkey 5K is a Virtual Turkey Trot being organized through Daily Mile. To participate you just donate $1, $5 or $10 via the Feed the Turkey site, all

Gobble Gobble

I ran the local “Catch the Gobbler” 5K race this morning. It rained most of the day yesterday and overnight. It was a little drizzly this morning, but cleared up for the race. Mainly the idea was to avoid the big puddles! Don’t know exactly what my time was, don’t really care either. I was