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Some of My Least Favourite Things

Some of My Least Favourite Things

After celebrating some of my favorite things, it only seemed appropriate to warn newbie runners about the some of my least favourite things related to running as well! #1) “Slimming Tanks”: At first, I thought this was a wonderful invention after deleting many race photos that are far from flattering. But, after trial and error, I quickly … Continue reading

Race Recap: The Run for the Cure

Race Recap: The Run for the Cure

Earlier this month, we ran one of our favourite races – and one of the select few that make our race calendar every year: the CIBC Run for the Cure with K.Lo’s Krew. K.Lo’s Krew is a team I created last year for my friend and colleague, Karen, when she was diagnosed with breast cancer. … Continue reading

Race Recap: The Amazing Fitness Race

Race Recap: The Amazing Fitness Race

Two weeks ago, I participated in a brand spankin’ new race in my area. This one was really unique in that you teamed up with a partner to complete 10K with 5 fitness challenges along the way. And that is not all: you did so while wearing backpacks loaded with bags of rice. It was like boot camp on … Continue reading

Race Recap: A Midsummer Night’s Run

Race Recap: A Midsummer Night’s Run

“The course of true love never did run smooth”. -A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Act I, Scene I) Running is just like being in a relationship. It is demanding (you are never satisfied with the last race). It is selfish (your body doesn’t get time off).  It is passionate (who doesn’t adore the glory of the finish line?).  It … Continue reading

Introducing Team Tink

Introducing Team Tink

One of the things that makes runDisney races so special is the costumes. Tutus and tiaras are everywhere. Sparkle and glitter abound. Mouse ears can be seen far and wide. In fact, if you are not in costume, you may be the minority. It should come as no surprise that we think racing through a … Continue reading

Saying Yes to the Dress!

Saying Yes to the Dress!

So you’re training for a Disney race: what is even more important than logging the miles? The costume, of course! Runners go all out for Disney races with the majority of participants dressing up in tutus, tiaras, mouse ears, fairy wings or some other nod to their favourite Disney characters. The Disney race distances are … Continue reading