13 Ragnar Relay Dos and Don’ts


As you might have noticed in my Ragnar photo recap, the event was quite a memorable experience. And it sure was a learning experience, too. I didn't give much thought to my preparations, well, besides training and throwing some running clothes and sneakers into a bag, so I was pretty lucky with how well the relay turned out! It didn't hurt that Jenn was kind enough to take Melissa and I on a pre-Ragnar Target run. What can't you stock up ...continue reading

“We Thought You Said Dessert!” Ragnar Relay Recap

Once we had enough van time, Jenn and I explored the expo area. I couldn't resist snagging a couple pairs of Pro Compression socks once the sales rep told me they were two pairs for the price of one. It would be dumb NOT to buy, right?

In what may be the world's most belated race recap ever, I'm finally getting around to sharing the scoop from Ragnar Del Sol! My girl Jenn and I, along with 10 other amazing ladies, made up team 260 "Run to the Desert? We Thought You Said Dessert!" :) Our crew ran 202 miles across Arizona (I was runner #9, covering 13.5 miles in my first leg, 4.7 miles in my second and 3.1 miles in my final turn). We crossed the finish line in 34 hours ...continue reading