Sparkly Runner: Final Thoughts: 2018 WDW Marathon Weekend – Running Fitness Article

Sparkly Runner: Final Thoughts: 2018 WDW Marathon Weekend Now that we are almost a full two months post-WDW Marathon Weekend, I feel like I can adequately sum up my thoughts about the weekend now that some time has passed.I try not to write about a race weekend immediately after because I’m usually still so pumped up on endorphins that I can’t objectively think about the experience to adequately review it.There were things I absolutely loved about this year’s Marathon Weekend and…

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Sparkly Runner: “Keep Showing Up” – Running Fitness Article

Sparkly Runner: “Keep Showing Up” In case you missed one of the most dramatic and inspiring Boston Marathon finishes on Monday, lemme fill you in- Desiree Linden won the women’s race becoming the first American Woman to win the Boston Marathon in 33 years. 33. Freaking. Years! What’s even more impressive about Des’s win is that she’s run 14 marathons in the last 11 years, coming in second place in several major races: Boston, Chicago, and the US Olympic Trials.…

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Sparkly Runner: Five Things Friday: WDW Marathon Edition – Running Fitness Article

Sparkly Runner: Five Things Friday: WDW Marathon Edition THE WALT DISNEY WORLD MARATHON WEEKEND IS NEXT WEEK! This marathon has really crept up on me- it feels like yesterday Matthew and I were debating about which races we wanted to do this year. Despite feeling a little unprepared, I am so excited for all the fun that comes along with the WDW Marathon Weekend. Without any other fanfare, here’s a quick Five Things Friday all about my favorite things at one…

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