Gorges Ithaca Half 2017

First, I must thank Ian Golden and the Red Newt Racing team for both supporting me and putting on the race. They did a great job! Driving to this race Saturday morning, I was really excited. My dad was coming to the race. To watch me run. To watch me in my element. For Father’s…

Men Who “Get It”

I’ll be honest, I don’t meet many men who really understand the female body and psyche. I get it, it’s hard and most men (my father included) either believe women are just small men or are too fragile to work hard. Things are improving, which has given me both hope and healing. The first guy…

Getting to know TrailsRoc

Although I constantly rave (rightly so) about Finger Lakes Running Company and the Finger Lakes Runners Club in Ithaca,  I am very lucky to be surrounded by many fantastic trail communities here in Central New York. This past weekend I had the opportunity to spend some time running and relaxing with the founders of TrailsRoc,…

Cayuga Trails Marathon 2017

This past Saturday I competed in the Cayuga Trails Marathon hosted by Red Newt Racing in conjunction with the USATF 50 Mile Trail Championships going on at the same time. First, I have to give a HUGE shout out to my friend Samantha Leblanc for CRUSHING her first 50 mile and coming in 7th female…