Part of My Self-Care or Injury Prevention Routine: using Prevail Botanicals CBD salve and other products on my ankle

In this video, I share about the care I've been giving my wonky ankle that I rolled badly while racing at Laurel Highlands in 2020. The roll happened early in the race, before the first aid station, as I was running downhill. My left foot landed on the edge of a rock that I didn't … Continue reading Part of My Self-Care or Injury Prevention Routine: using Prevail Botanicals CBD salve and other products on my ankle

Badwater 267 VR Race Report (2022)

What is Badwater 267 VR? The Badwater 267 Virtual Race is a virtual combination of running Badwater Cape Fear, Salton Sea and 135. Learn about the experience, here. Here's my 267 Mile journey Badwater 267 VR, 01/01/2022, Day 1, Run 1 A perfect run in the rain, very therapeutic. 54° F. My husband got some … Continue reading Badwater 267 VR Race Report (2022)

Prevail Botanicals CBD Salve for My Wonky Ankle

https://youtu.be/0BrrfrOJ6FY In this video, I share about the care I've been giving my wonky ankle that I rolled badly while racing in 2020. I use Prevail Botanicals CBD salve, Epsom salt, and occasionally Sleeve Star support. If you want to read more on what I have to say about Prevail, then head to my blog … Continue reading Prevail Botanicals CBD Salve for My Wonky Ankle

Baker Trail UltraChallenge 50 Miler Stories and Memories (2021)

Mahoning dam Before the race started, we were standing around and I happened to look down at my legs, a tick was crawling up my left leg. I pinched it, tossed it into the grass and checked myself for more nasty bloodsuckers. The rest of the time that we stood there, I examined my legs … Continue reading Baker Trail UltraChallenge 50 Miler Stories and Memories (2021)

Plant-Based Running Coach

Plant-based running coach Kyle Kranz review. Visit Kyle's informative YouTube channel and follow him on Instagram and Twitter. Coach Kyle is professional, provides a high quality run coaching service, and is a kind person. Learn more about Kyle's services at kylekranz.com

Fastest Known Time, Gerard Hiking Trail

This is my official report for Fastest Known Time The run happened on 09/05/2020 Shannon Mick, Women's Unsupported, Gerard Hiking Trail Results 32.92 miElapsed time 08:15:0215:03 min/miBest mi 11:22 min/miFastest pace 6:41 min/miElevation gain 5591 ftDescent 5486 ft Route description and significance The Gerard Hiking Trail is in Oil Creek State Park, home of the … Continue reading Fastest Known Time, Gerard Hiking Trail

Better Than Coffee Bars Review

Hello! These. bars. are. GOOD... when I was asked if I would like to be a BTC bar athlete I was like, "Yes!!" I have found function in these unique bars, which go hand-in-hand with my active lifestyle. I use them a few times per week and have been nomming up this product for close … Continue reading Better Than Coffee Bars Review

Oil Creek 100 mi Race Report (10/6-7/2018)

Location: Titusville, PA Oil Creek State Park. Weather: 65° F - 76° F sunny and humid in the morning and early afternoon. Thunderstorms and downpours the rest of the race. The Course: 100.60 miles total. 87.10 miles trail. 1.50 mile bike path connecting the Titusville Middle School and Gerard Hiking Trail trailhead. Three, 26-ish mile … Continue reading Oil Creek 100 mi Race Report (10/6-7/2018)

SVXC Turkey Chase 5k Race Report (11/22/18)

SVXC Turkey Chase 5k race report [a short write up for fun, since I usually don't participate in 5k races. I did PR, unexpectedly!]. The race fee supports the Seneca Valley School District Cross Country program. Location: Graham Park, Cranberry Twp., PA.Weather: 26° F and cloudy.Black ice. Course:Out and backs, paved road.Chase the person dressed … Continue reading SVXC Turkey Chase 5k Race Report (11/22/18)

OSS/CIA 50 Mile Night Run Race Report (6/9-10/2018)

Pre-race Location: Prince William Forest, Triangle, VA.Weather: 83° F day. Sunny and humid. 68° F night. Thunderstorm and flood watch. Humid. Course:50.6 miles [according to my GPS watch]2 25.7 mile loops on single track trail. Some parts of the trail were rocky. Fire roads were paved and gravel. 8,891 ft of ascending. 8,946 ft of … Continue reading OSS/CIA 50 Mile Night Run Race Report (6/9-10/2018)