Milwaukee Running Festival Marathon 2016 – Recap

Last marathon of 2016! What a year it has been.  Getting prepared for this event I knew I was in for a battle, but I love this race and would not miss it for the world.  Coming off my 1st 50 mile race 2 weeks prior to Milwaukee Running Festival the chance that this was... Continue Reading →

Interview with Race Director: Melissa Dupke, Ahnapee Summer Solstice 50

The Midwest is an awesome place to be if you love to run and have a good time in the process!  In researching the various types of running events I have reached out to race directors to find out what happens behind the scenes as these events come together. With the popularity of relay events... Continue Reading →

Fall 50 2016 – Recap

Just sitting down to write this post brings back a flood of emotions.  I have dreamed about completing the Fall 50 for over 5 years, but honestly never thought I was capable of such a huge race.  In 2015 I ran the relay with an amazing group of friends one of which mentioned half way... Continue Reading →

Lakefront Marathon 2016 – Recap

The Lakefront Marathon holds a special place in my heart. This is an event that I eyed for a very long time before pulling the trigger in 2015 and finally registering for.  I will never forget my experience in 2015.  The day started out chilly and windy, but the energy of the runners warmed me... Continue Reading →

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