The Gasparilla Challenge

Ah, I love a good double meaning! This weekend I’m registered for the Gasparilla Lime Challenge (thanks Bibrave). I just didn’t have it in me this year to tackle the half marathon so instead I’m doing the 15K on Saturday and the 8K on Sunday. The real challenge for me will be accepting that I’veContinue reading “The Gasparilla Challenge”

Gasparilla Half Marathon 2017 – race recap

Where to even begin with this journey? Gasparilla was my A-race. I was planning to train for the Disney half, maintain my fitness, and then rock out Gasparilla. However, when Disney got cancelled my training plan went to hell. I was still hoping Gasparilla would go well but wasn’t sure. Turns out Gasparilla went AMAZING!Continue reading “Gasparilla Half Marathon 2017 – race recap”

Gearing up for Gasparilla

It looks like I’m finally going to get to race this weekend! Looks like the weather is going to be pretty good! I’m heading over to pickup my packet today and taking a look at the expo. Tomorrow I’m volunteering with the Humane Society at the expo to hand out bibs. Then early on SundayContinue reading “Gearing up for Gasparilla”

A new goal and a new plan

So, the game plan was to train for the Donald Half marathon, ride that into Hot Chocolate 15, and then maintain until Gasparilla half marathon. Well that all got shot to hell when Donald got cancelled. A new game plan was needed. Let’s be honest, a new motivation was needed. When Donald was cancelled, IContinue reading “A new goal and a new plan”