It’s Not Easy.

It's never easy to get out there, day after day, mile upon mile, hour upon hour. It's not easy to say, "No," to your friend, "I'm waking up at 5am tomorrow to run." Or to realize your priorities are different than they used to be. Or to have someone demand you pick between them and... Continue Reading →

A moment to reflect

June has come and I have closed the book on my 2018-2019 racing season. 8 races, the most I have done in a season for a LONG time: Chimera 20m - win (CR by default of it being the first year) San Joaquin 100k - win (CR) Resolution Relay 6k - 2nd co-ed team Firecracker... Continue Reading →

Antelope Canyon 50: So Many Emotions

On Saturday, I ran my first 50-miler in nearly 5 and a half years (second ever). I have a lot of feels about it, particularly because I both dropped 1.75 hours from my first time and won the ladies division. Mostly, my heart just feels melty about Antelope Canyon. As always, there was a lot... Continue Reading →

Why we race

I was talking with my friend about racing earlier and she asked whether I thought she should run a race in a month after running the 55k version of Antelope Canyon Ultras yesterday. I can't answer that question. But since she asked my advice and seemed unsure, I asked her to think about 2 things:... Continue Reading →

Run Report

The trails today were amazing. I didn't know if I would be able to stick with the plan (20ish miles)...being outside in hard rain for 4 hours was intimidating from my warm car at 8am. But I started and caught a good beat a few miles in. I had zero intension of pushing today -... Continue Reading →

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