14 March 2012


I knew this was the perfect shirt as soon as I saw it! 
According to my google search-
1.  Having or showing a strong desire and determination to succeed
2.  (of a plan or piece of work) Intended to satisfy high aspirations and therefore difficult to achieve

Well, aside from my easy run tomorrow I have completed my 12 week RLRF training plan for a faster 5K. I'm not gonna lie- I am super duper glad it is over! I have really enjoyed the break from my long runs, and I think this training has been beneficial to me as a runner but I am done with speed work for a little while. Well, I guess I do have ONE more little run to do on Saturday at my BIG RACE! I sure hope I can manage a PR, after all the hard work I have put in. I need to hold a pace faster than 8:05 over the course of 3.1 miles.  My goal is ambitious, but I have faith in my training.  I can do this.

The race begins at 9am on March 17th.  I am planning to head down to the start area early to meet up with some friends as well as a group of bloggers that will also be running.  I love fun races with lots of familiar faces!  I have my outfit pretty much together- the weather will determine the extra layers I need.  And we have definitely had some wacky weather around here lately including snow, hail, high winds, sun, pouring rain, sleet.  Did I miss anything?  And I am talking about all in one day!  So hopefully we will get something on the mellow side, my fingers are crossed for mid forties and no wind or rain.  What, a runner girl can dream right?

Under Armor shirt, Running skirts sparkle heart sleeves, skirt sports black skirt,
team sparkle lime green skirt and rainbow race legs!  I am going to be a little running rainbow!
Anyone else doing a fun St Paddy Day race this weekend?  Any fun outfits???


  1. Love love LOVE the sparkle skirt! You are going to kill it! You've done all the work, show RLRF how it's done! I wish I was doing this race too so I could meet everyone, but I'm doing Seatte's.

  2. You are going to look cute!!!

    You will definetly have an awesome PR! Your hard work and dedication to your training proves it :)

  3. That's a great outfit. I know what you mean about the weather. I got experience all of those different conditions during my half marathon over the weekend. Where the heck did the snow come from!?

  4. That outfit is adorable! Can't wait to hear how the race went!!