Race Recap: Bobcat Blitz 5k

Sometimes, the small, local races are the best ones. They are usually fun and lighthearted, there is never any pressure or sense of worry...

Embrace the Race

May 8, 2016 Over 300 runners gathered in downtown Highland Park for the 5th annual Embrace the Race 5K.  The race, which was on Mother’s...

Recap: Mother’s Day 5k

Every year my mom and I run/walk the Barrington Mother’s Day 5k.  A morning of coffee, sunshine and family, is a perfect way to...

Recap: Wisconsin Marathon

In fifth grade, I had to do a state project.  Pick any state in the United States of America to research and create a...

Naperville Women’s Half Marathon

April 24, 2016 Women gathered this past Sunday to participate in the Inaugural Naperville Women’s Half Marathon and 5K. The event created a lot of...

Race Recap: Champion of Trees 10k

If you live within a reasonable driving distance to the Morton Arboretum in Lisle and you like putting in the miles, you should consider...

Rockdale Ramblin’ 10k

The Rockdale Ramblin' 10k is a race that I suggest everyone try. Wait, scratch that. The Rockdale Ramblin' 10k is a race that I...

Good Life 5k

For the past couple years, I have had friends that have tried to talk me into coming out and running the Good Life 5k...
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Race Recap: Live Grit Lakefront 10 Miler and 5K

This past weekend, CARA hosted the Live Grit Lakefront 10 Miler + 5K at Montrose Harbor. An amazing acapella group sang the national anthem...
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Race Recap: March Madness Half Marathon

If the March Madness Half Marathon were a person, I think its favorite movie would be “Forrest Gump.” You never know what you are...