Welcome! Thanks for visiting my personal running blog. My name is Amy and I live in central Florida. You can read more about me here: About Me & WeRunForFun. I use this blog to publish my personal race reports, share running gear reviews, and showcase some merch for runners, including t-shirts I've designed as well as some curated favorites.

Race Recaps: 2021 Virtual Star Wars Rival Runs

The 2020 Rival Run Weekend was cancelled due to COVID-19. It would have been the 5th year for Star Wars races at Walt Disney World, and my 5th time running the half marathon. This is my favorite race weekend at Disney World and something I really look forward...

Race Recap: Melissa's Race 2021

I ran this local charity race for brain cancer in 2019 and participated virtually last year. And in 2021 it was my first in-person race in over a year! I hadn't participated in a race since The House Next Door 5K on March 7, 2020....

First Quarter 2021 Virtual Race Round-Up

An unresolved, untreated nagging injury has kept me from making running goals. I finally got a referral from my primary doctor in mid-September (ugh, time flies!) but I've still got to make my...

Keep Calm and Run Slow Tank Top

This runner design spoofs the popular catchphrase from the British government during World War II. The phrase, typically "Keep Calm and Carry On", is taken over by runners with the adjustment: "Keep Calm and Run Slow". The crown icon that usually accompanies the phrase is replaced by...

List: Virtual Christmas Races with Swag to Run in December 2020

Due to pandemic-related race cancellations and postponements, 2020 has seen a rise in popularity of virtual races.  Are you looking for your next virtual race? Local race companies are starting to run live events in...

November 2020 Virtual Race Round-Up: Turkey Trot

An unresolved nagging injury has kept me from making running goals. I finally got a referral from my primary doctor in mid-September but I've still got to make my appointment. I've put it off long enough that we're...