Follow @vanessajunkin If you know me, or even if you just know that this is a running blog, you probably read that headline and figured streaking refers to a run streak and not streaking as in running around naked. And if that is what you figured, you were right. I’m now six days into a … More I’m streaking again!
Follow @VanessaJunkin It’s the Fourth of July, a day to celebrate our independence and enjoy cookouts and fireworks. But for those of us participating in the Runner’s World Run Streak, the day took on another meaning: The last day of the streak. The #RWRunStreak ran from Memorial Day to the Fourth of July, and I … More The end of the #RWRunStreak: 36 days of running, Twitter recaps
Follow @vanessajunkin Although I have had some days where my legs have been sore — like today — the #RWRunStreak seems to be going by pretty fast. I’m now 2/3 of the way through the 36-day Runner’s World Run Streak, so I’m writing another update, similar to the one I did when I was 1/3 of … More #RWRunStreak: 2/3 of the way there
Follow @VanessaJunkin The #RWRunStreak is now 1/3 of the way over. That might not sound like a lot — for example, I wouldn’t be happy with a 33 percent on a test. But although my legs do seem to be feeling a little sluggish, the first 12 days have gone by quickly. I haven’t had … More #RWRunStreak: 1/3 of the way there
Follow @VanessaJunkin It’s been such a busy June so far that I am just now getting to post my May monthly reflection. But here are seven facts about my May running. I ran 98.06 miles. May’s mileage put me just under 500 miles for the year. As I’m going for 1,200 miles this year, I would have … More Seven facts about my May running
Follow @VanessaJunkin Yeah, I know, there are plenty of streaking jokes to be told; I felt like I just had to put one in the headline. Of course, the type of streak I have started is a running streak. I saw an Instagram post about the Runner’s World #RWRunStreak yesterday and decided spontaneously to do … More I have started streaking!
I ran every day of June, completing my first real attempt at a run streak. I actually ran 32 days in a row, as I also ran the last two days of May. I logged 92.21 miles during June, an average of about 3.07 miles per day. This included at least one mile per day, and … More Eight takeaways from my first run streak
I’m halfway through the first real run streak I’ve attempted. I put up a brief attempt in January, but I’m much more serious this time. I set a goal to run every day of any single month in 2015, and despite the heat, I decided June would be good. I’m not training for anything — meaning … More Halfway through the June run streak