A tough race to pace: The hot OCMD Island to Island Half Marathon 2017

Follow @vanessajunkin As I ran the OCMD Island to Island Half Marathon on Saturday, holding my 2:30 pace sign, I ran up to a runner who said something like, “I didn’t want to see you.” That’s how I feel about this blog post. This wasn’t the blog post I wanted to write. The blog post … More A tough race to pace: The hot OCMD Island to Island Half Marathon 2017

Gear Review: Road ID Wrist ID Elite (+$5 gift card)

What if my heat stroke hadn’t happened at a race, or if I hadn’t collapsed by the finish line? What if I had been out there alone on a run? I tested the Road ID Wrist ID Elite for BibRave. … More Gear Review: Road ID Wrist ID Elite (+$5 gift card)

Run for the Animals a delicious and fun time

Follow @vanessajunkin I’ve been to a lot of races, and the food spread at the Run for the Animals in tiny Onancock, Virginia, is simply amazing. Before I even started the race, I had a delicious glazed doughnut with chocolate frosting. These doughnuts were waiting inside the Historic Onancock School, outside of which the race starts and … More Run for the Animals a delicious and fun time