Name: Patricia K. Location/hometown: Wausau, WI How long have you been running: I ran in USATF events and Badger State (Wisconsin) events since I was 9-years-old. Additionally, I ran varsity track for 4 years at Wausau West High School, although I was always a sprinter (100 meter, 200 meter, and sprint relays). The first long… Continue reading Weekly Wednesday Ragnar post: Meet Patti!
Last week, I came home to a giant box of Ragnar swag! I also had the chance to meet one of the other MN Ragnar ambassadors, Sonia, this weekend! This weekend, my friend Mandy and I ventured out in the sleet/snow/rain/crap on Sunday to exchange protein powders. I bought some PlantFusion and split that with… Continue reading Ragnar goodies and a protein powder swap
Yup — I’m so excited about this that I used five exclamation points! Yesterday, I did my long run outside — my first outside run in 27 days! I had every intention of running six easy miles. I bundled up in running tights and a pair of pants over those, my Lululemon Run Swiftly LS,… Continue reading I ran outside!!!!!
YAY — we have a new restaurant in my neighborhood! And I didn’t even know it was coming. While Blue Door is still not quite open yet, this awesome new place just opened this week. I stopped in on my way to work Thursday morning — the day after they opened. I ordered a latte… Continue reading Parka Mpls + recent runs
Most of you reading this are likely very familiar with what the Ragnar Relay Series is. If that’s the case, feel free to skip this post and use your time exploring some other fun reads today. Like Erin’s or Carly’s (yummy recipes!), Amy’s (she just kicked off Boston training!) or Emily’s (she’s back!)! But if you’re not… Continue reading Weekly Wednesday Ragnar Post: Because of Ragnar…
After J and I got home from the gym Saturday, I jumped out of the car and ran to the door to check if my Amazon order had arrived. Spoiler alert: it had! New Polar FT4 heart rate monitor: PlantFusion protein powder: It’s been a really relaxing and pretty healthy weekend! Saturday morning I went… Continue reading Happy Sunday!
My new shoes arrived today! Again! After they first arrived a couple of weeks ago, I had to send them back to Running Warehouse for a smaller size. These seem to fit MUCH better but I’m still surprised at how much room is in the toe area. Looking forward to trying them out on a… Continue reading Let’s try that again..