PGH Marathon Update |About that hay that should be in the barn…

PGH Marathon Update |About that hay that should be in the barn…

On yesterday's Instagram post, you probably imagined a burnt-out Courtney. I'm not talking about well-done...I mean...at this point, I am extra crispy and someone forgot me in the oven. Screw it. Ya girl is CHARRED. The marathon is May 5, and I am starting to get cold feet. I'm nervous. I'm afraid. I'm currently battling [...]

PGH Marathon Training Update | The Revelation: Running Is Legit The Only Thing I Haven’t Quit Since 2014

PGH Marathon Training Update | The Revelation: Running Is Legit The Only Thing I Haven’t Quit Since 2014

"I think [your best friend] would agree with me. You've quit a lot of things." The words of my husband. I remember when he said this. We were sitting at the dining room table among a landmine of crumbs that the baby left scattered along the floor and the top of the dining room table. [...]

It’s Official: DICK’s Sporting Goods Pittsburgh Marathon Needs A Spot On Your Spring Race Calendar

It’s Official: DICK’s Sporting Goods Pittsburgh Marathon Needs A Spot On Your Spring Race Calendar

The bad news: Pittsburgh is full of hills as well as bridges that have just enough uphill grade to force you out of breath... The good news: You will likely never find a more family-friendly, supportive race out there. I am a first time marathoner, and I am asked quite a bit why I didn't [...]

Friday Five: 5 Reasons I Chose To Make Pittsburgh My First 26.2

Friday Five: 5 Reasons I Chose To Make Pittsburgh My First 26.2

  Honesty time: I registered for THREE marathons since 2014, and the number I've completed is currently....0. I don't want to say that I felt intimidated or scared of the distance, but as a gal who operates so much on intuition and "gut feelings," I guess it just didn't feel right. When I clicked the [...]