Chuckanut 50k

I don’t know how or when I became aware of the Chuckanut 50k, but when we found out last April that we’d be moving to Seattle, it was the first thing that came into my mind for a spring (2016) race. I didn’t know much about the course, other than the fact that it was … More Chuckanut 50k

Olympic Trials

Well, I did it! I ran in the Olympic Trials! After missing the qualifier in 2012 by ~40 seconds and then again in 2016 by 16 seconds, I was (very surprisingly) given my chance to participate by a loosening of the qualification standards in late December 2015. It had been 2+ years since I ran … More Olympic Trials

Checking in

Like I begin every blog post, I will take a second to note that I have not written in awhile. In fact, since my last post, I have: Run in the 100k World Championships (in Winschoten, the Netherlands) and placed 4th overall female, and was part of winning Team USA!   Wrapped up the USATF-NE … More Checking in