Meet Sean, an ultimate ultra runner. Sean just finished the Tahoe 200 Mile Endurance Run, is currently on day 2,846 of a run streak, and runs on some of the most beautiful trails ever! Oh, and recognize that lil cutie Sean’s kissing on? That’s right, Sean is married to Jenny from @runnylegs! Talk about a dynamic […]
It’s no secret that we love to run! Even on the days that are hard and don’t feel great, it’s always better to get a run in than not. The team is contemplating today for Global Running Day why that is… A few we definitely agree on: the community, the challenge, and that post-run glow […]
The Gixo 5k and 10k are just around the corner! As in, THIS WEEKEND! After weeks of running and training with Gixo, it’s safe to say I’m feeling strong and stoked to run this Saturday. One of the things I have NOT forgotten about while training is how important it is to prepare for after […]
When it comes to training for a race, sometimes the training plan isn’t the hard part. Even the actual training isn’t always the hardest part. If you’re like me and get on the plan that works for you, it’s easy to stick to it. At least mentally. The right plan takes the guesswork out of […]
Winter running has never really been my thing (said everyone). In Portland, winters are cold, grey, wet, and dark, and sometimes covered in ice and snow. While our wet winters make for lush green summers, until recently I admittedly had trouble loving winter outdoor activities. Joining the #IAmLimitless challenge with Gixo helped push me beyond […]
Along with this diagnosis came the news that I could no longer run. As a runner, this was tough news to hear but I wasn’t going to let this diagnosis define me.
The mistake that can derail your goals.
After three years of marriage, it’s become very clear to me that my husband and I will likely always have glaringly different morning routines. Whereas he spends a good deal of the morning in the bathroom (and wakes up early enough to have that time), my preferred style is get up and go. I’m in and […]