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  • OrthoCarolina Classic 5K Race Recap: A New PR!

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    On Saturday I woke up early, pinned on a bib, laced up a timing chip and made my way to the starting line of a race for the first time since December 2012. As most of you know, I am the content manager for a new running website, Run Charlotte Run, that is hosted by the Charlotte [...]

  • The Themed 5K Phenomenon

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    I was scrolling through my Facebook feed today when I saw the latest in the crazy, over the top, themed 5K trend...Bad Prom 5K. As I sat there and said, "oh my god....what next?" I knew I had to write a post about themed 5Ks today. There must be some major money to be made in [...]

  • Wanna Be Cancer Free 5K Race Recap

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    This morning I ran the Wanna Be Cancer Free 5K to support my friend Dominique from Free To Be Athlete. One of her team members has a rare form of cancer, Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma, and organized this non-profit to support the fight against cancer through the promotion of a healthy, athletic lifestyle. This was the inaugural race and I think [...]

  • Rock ‘N Run 5K

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    A few weeks ago a fellow UGA grad reached out to me to see if I would be interested in running the Rock 'N Run 5K and blogging about my experience. She offered me a free bib on behalf of WSOC in Charlotte. Since I have not run a race since May, I happily agreed. [...]

  • Petpalooza 5K

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    I hope everyone is having a fun Cinco De Mayo/Derby Day. How awesome that they both fell on the same Saturday! I would love to attend the Kentucky Derby one year and rock a gigantic hat and cute dress! :) My Saturday has been great although not very festive. I'm currently sitting on the couch [...]