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Do You Want to Run a Ragnar?

Do You Want to Run a Ragnar?

By Princess Jodi Do you want to run a Ragnar? Doesn’t have to be a Ragnar… It could be any multi-day relay adventure involving teams, vans, sleeping in fields, navigating new places and, of course, running. Lots of running. When I was chosen to run the Ragnar Relay Napa Valley with the Another Mother Runner … Continue reading

Ragnar Napa Valley in 200 Words

Ragnar Napa Valley in 200 Words

200 words…that was the task given to us by the Chief BAMRs and Team Captains, Sarah Bowen Shea and Dimity McDowell. After almost 38-hours of racing and 5 months of anticipation, trying to sum it all up in 200 words was almost as difficult as my 3rd leg (ahem: almost ). So while I come … Continue reading

Road to Ragnar

Road to Ragnar

Napa Valley. I wonder if an hour goes by when these 2 little words are not on my lips or on my brain? … Nah. The countdown is on! In less than 2 months, I’ll be hopping on a plane to San Francisco (with flowers in my hair, as the song goes) to run like a … Continue reading

Cheers…Napa Needs Jodi!

Cheers…Napa Needs Jodi!

Squeal!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! As you may know, I recently threw my (wicking, sparkle) hat in the ring to be chosen for the Badass Mother Runner Ragnar Relay team, running from San Francisco to Napa Valley this September. The contest was RUN by Another Mother Runner and, if you have spent any time on this blog, you know … Continue reading

Run Like a Diva (Race Report)

Run Like a Diva (Race Report)

Well, we can now check “marathon” off our race list! OK, not really. That may be getting a bit ahead of ourselves. But we successfully completed a marathon relay this past weekend, covering 42.2 km between 5 of us. The day was so epically long that a race recap would be more like a novella, so … Continue reading