2018 Philadelphia Half Marathon Race Recap

2018 Philadelphia Half Marathon Race Recap

This post includes a race recap I wrote for an article in the Florida Track Club December 2018 newsletter plus some extras added in. My choice to run the Philadelphia Half Marathon through a Steven Detweiler Scholarship was influenced by what got me into running a few...
2018 Florida Track Club Twilight Meet Recap

2018 Florida Track Club Twilight Meet Recap

Since joining Team Florida Track Club and running my first ever organized track workouts, the track has become my second home. Not that I started living there, but the track workouts became something I now enjoy and look forward to each week. I ran in the 2018...
2018 Apryle Showers 10K Race Recap

2018 Apryle Showers 10K Race Recap

The 10K is one of my favorite race distances, because I find that it is a good mix of speed and distance. It is not as short as a 5K where the pace feels uncomfortably fast early on and not as long as a half marathon where fueling and hydration are a must. I also have...
2018 Matanzas 5000 Race Recap

2018 Matanzas 5000 Race Recap

I trained for my first 5k race since 2016 and ran my first ever sub 19 5k! Towards the end of December 2017, I joined Team Florida Track Club in Gainesville, FL for a great running community and coach customized training plan, which includes track workouts and weekend...
My Running Journey From Baller to Runner

My Running Journey From Baller to Runner

My running journey began a little over 4 years ago. Before then, I played basketball for many years growing up. As my passion for running grew, I gradually dropped basketball to focus on distance running. In my third year of running, I went vegan and I believe this...