2018: A year I somehow became even more involved in running

I’ve been super involved with running for a while, so it would have been tough for me to spend even more time on running-related things, but in 2018, I made that happen. At the end of 2017, I became a BibRave team captain for the East Region, a role that I held throughout 2018 and … More 2018: A year I somehow became even more involved in running

Running-related stuff to use when you aren’t running

Disclaimer: I received products from Arcanum, Addaday and nuun as part of being a BibRave Pro. Learn more about becoming a BibRave Pro (ambassador), and check out BibRave.com to review, find and write race reviews! For all the items us runners use while we’re running — like clothes, socks, shoes, hats, running belts, hydration packs and more — there … More Running-related stuff to use when you aren’t running

Let’s talk about socks

Disclaimer: I received products from Incrediwear and CEP Compression as part of being a BibRave Pro. Learn more about becoming a BibRave Pro (ambassador), and check out BibRave.com to review, find and write race reviews! In addition to the shoes I recently blogged about, socks are another necessity when it comes to running — unless you’re running barefoot, which … More Let’s talk about socks

Refresh your running look

Disclaimer: I received products from Handful, Brooks, Vuori and Incrediwear as part of being a BibRave Pro. Learn more about becoming a BibRave Pro (ambassador), and check out BibRave.com to review, find and write race reviews! Looking to bring a fresh look to your running outfits? I received numerous items when I attended The Running Event last month as … More Refresh your running look

Hate running on the treadmill? Try Zwift

Disclaimer: I received two Zwift RunPods as part of being a BibRave Pro. Learn more about becoming a BibRave Pro (ambassador), and check out BibRave.com to review, find and write race reviews! After getting the chance to run using the Zwift platform at The Running Event in Austin, I was actually looking forward to my next opportunity to run … More Hate running on the treadmill? Try Zwift

What it was like to explore The Running Event as part of the inaugural TRE Influencer Day

Follow @vanessajunkin Disclaimer: I received admission to The Running Event, a travel stipend for my trip and products from Addaday, Altra, Arcanum, Brooks, CEP, Handful, Incrediwear, Nuun, Vooray, Vuori and Zwift as part of being a BibRave Pro. Learn more about becoming a BibRave Pro (ambassador), and check out BibRave.com to review, find and write race reviews! Every Tuesday … More What it was like to explore The Running Event as part of the inaugural TRE Influencer Day

November wrap-up: A month of hitting mileage milestones

Follow @vanessajunkin Another month of running has come and gone, and this was an exciting one when it came to my total mileage.  I ran 104.71 miles. Since I wasn’t really actively training for much other than to maintain my running for pacing the Rehoboth Seashore Half Marathon this coming weekend, this was certainly helped … More November wrap-up: A month of hitting mileage milestones

Gear Review: Staying safe with SABRE products made for athletes

Follow @vanessajunkin Disclaimer: I received the SABRE Runner Defense Spray, Duathlete Pepper Gel and Personal Alarm to review as part of being a BibRave Pro. Learn more about becoming a BibRave Pro (ambassador), and check out BibRave.com to review, find and write race reviews! I’m not the most intimidating-looking person out there. Hopefully, with the … More Gear Review: Staying safe with SABRE products made for athletes

Gear Review: Keep your seat clean post-run with Orange Mud transition and seat wrap (+ discount code)

Follow @vanessajunkin Disclaimer: I received an Orange Mud transition and seat wrap to review as part of being a BibRave Pro. Learn more about becoming a BibRave Pro (ambassador), and check out BibRave.com to review, find and write race reviews! When running the Hereford High School cross country course the day after the state meet … More Gear Review: Keep your seat clean post-run with Orange Mud transition and seat wrap (+ discount code)

Tested in my sleep: The Bedgear Balance 1.0 performance pillow (+ discount code)

Disclaimer: I received a Bedgear Balance 1.0 performance pillow to review as part of being a BibRave Pro. Learn more about becoming a BibRave Pro (ambassador), and check out BibRave.com to review, find and write race reviews! Well, I overslept for work today. First, I fell asleep on the couch, where I had my Bedgear Balance … More Tested in my sleep: The Bedgear Balance 1.0 performance pillow (+ discount code)