Dances with Dirt 1/2 Marathon 2016 – Recap

Once you go trail, it is hard to go back! I've been lured to the dirt side over the past year.  I have had the pleasure of participating in many events and find that the trail events that I've completed have been some of my favorites.  When a fellow Oiselle bird mentioned Dances with Dirt... Continue Reading →

Titletown Ultra Series 6 hour 2016 – Recap

  I've mentioned this in past posts, but what a difference a year makes!  Last year this event was my 1st crack at an ultra.  I remember back to being so very, very nervous.  I sought out advice from others who had run the event, packed a ton of stuff, showed up super early, and... Continue Reading →

Ice Age Trail 50k 2016 – Recap

To sit down and write about this event was more difficult than I anticipated.  So many emotions and lessons to unpack as I reflected back on the experience.  Many of you know I race a lot and many of my events are in preparation for a "big" or goal race.  The past few months of... Continue Reading →

Oshkosh Marathon 2016 – Recap

   Oshkosh will always hold a special place in my heart.  I have many wonderful memories from my days at UWO and jumped at the chance to run through the streets to for a moment relive my youth when my good friend Katie suggested we register for the marathon this year.  I had run the 1/2... Continue Reading →

Phoenix Marathon 2016 – Recap

I have been looking forward to this runcation for months!  Living in Wisconsin I have come to dread training through the cold winter season and know that I usually lose my motivation a few weeks into the new year.  I wanted to avoid a repeat of the past few years and decided that I would... Continue Reading →

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