Follow @vanessajunkin I didn’t have the fastest time at the On The Bacon Trail – The Naylor Mill 7K, but I did have a delicious time. Sticking with the bacon theme, I had bacon before, during and after the race. I also wore a tank that said “I’m already planning what I’m going to eat … More Bacon before, during and after: On The Bacon Trail – The Naylor Mill 7K
Disclaimer: I received a free entry to the Crystal City Twilighter 5K as part of being a BibRave Pro. Learn more about becoming a BibRavePro (ambassador), and check out BibRave.com to review, find and write race reviews! Follow @vanessajunkin Decked out in orange from head to toe — literally — I made my way to Arlington, Virginia, for the Crystal City … More A glowing review (get it?) of the Crystal City Twilighter 5K
I’d choose a run over rum anyway, so I certainly had fun at the I Thought They Said RUM Free 5K Fun Run. … More ‘I Thought They Said RUM’ FREE 5K Fun Run: Fun name, fun race
Update 8/9/17: This track meet was canceled because of weather. Another All-Comers Track Meet is around the bend here in Wicomico County. I look forward to these free community events — this is my third summer participating. I missed the first one this year, but at the July 7 meet, I participated in the 1600-meter … More Next All-Comers Track Meet coming up Friday
Disclaimer: I received a free entry to the Crystal City Twilighter 5K as part of being a BibRave Pro. Learn more about becoming a BibRavePro (ambassador), and check out BibRave.com to review find and write race reviews! I’m excited to rock the orange — and the glow sticks — and run in my second BibRave race, the Crystal City … More My goals for Saturday’s Crystal City Twilighter 5K (+ discount code)
Follow @vanessajunkin It turns out there is a big difference between a 4.2 percent ABV beer and a 5 percent ABV beer. At last year’s Beer Mile (yes, I’ve done this more than once now!) I decided on the 4.2 percent Miller Lite. This year, I decided to do the same beer my boyfriend Mike … More Red, White and BEER: Beer Mile No. 2
After finishing Saturday’s St. Michaels Running Festival Half Marathon, I was the happiest I’ve ever been about a non-PR time. … More How I proved myself at the St. Michaels Running Festival Half Marathon
Well, it turns out I can run just as fast in a dress as I can in more conventional running clothes. Not everyone gets to test this out, but I ran in a dress for the Tacky Prom Free 5K Fun Run in St. Michaels on Sunday, May 15. … More Racing in a dress for the second time: Tacky Prom 5K 2017
I didn’t hold onto my first place female title at the eRACE the Stigma, but that wasn’t really what the race was about for me.
… More My first 5K of the year: eRACE the Stigma!
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