Posted in February 2013

Race Weekend is Here!

Race Weekend is Here!

And so they convened from near and afar, A regal procession by jet or by car; Some will dress sparkly, or in gowns which flow, Yet one truism we surely know; Awaiting in corrals as sisters in pace, Each shall toe the line with a steely grace; They will regale in their successes, and to … Continue reading

Princess Meet-Up Mania

Princess Meet-Up Mania

A year ago, I was watching the events of Princess Weekend unfold from my computer – through Facebook and Disney boards, for the most part. No, I wasn’t running in the event, but I had just committed to myself and my sole sister that I would be running in 2013. As a card-carrying Type A personality, … Continue reading

The Last Long Run: A Tale of Two Princesses

The Last Long Run: A Tale of Two Princesses

This weekend marks the last long training run en route to the Castle! Together, we share our thoughts on prepping for the final run and how it turned out. And as we post this, we are eagerly, excitedly and nervously looking ahead to next weekend: THE BEFORE by Princess Alana From all of the running boards, … Continue reading

So Close to the Castle

So Close to the Castle

I really didn’t think running a half marathon was going to be that hard.  Really!  When Jodi and I decided we were going to embark on this crazy adventure, the possibility of failing never crossed my mind. Running 21.1km, to a newbie runner, sounds overwhelming.  It is a wonderful moment to be two weeks away … Continue reading

Running Through Fear

Running Through Fear

I was standing in my driveway…shoes laced up, Garmin locking a satellite, iPod pumping. I had stood in that exact same position countless times before. But this day was different. On those many other days before covering miles of ground in my neighbourhood and beyond, I had always been raring to go, silently pleading with … Continue reading