Race Recap: Conquer COVID-19 Virtual 10K

Virtual Race BeneficiaryConquer COVID-19 virtual run participants could choose a local race store to benefit from registration. I chose Front Running Sports in Lake Mary, Florida. Virtual Race GoalI hadn't been feeling myself for a few days, with some mild stomach issues...

Weekends Are For Virtual Races T-Shirt

We're having quite a year, aren't we? The Covid-19 global pandemic has turned our world upside-down. Among runners, the year 2020 will be remembered for all the cancelled and postponed race events. On a positive note, it might also be remembered as the year of the virtual race.  To fill...

Virtual Race Recap: May the 4th Be With You 4K

Even though I wasn't a fan of virtual races, running a Star Wars Day race on May the 4th was always interesting to me. What better time to take advantage than now, when virtuals are all there is? I chose the May the 4th Be With You...

Revisiting Odor Absorbing Charcoal Bags for Shoes: Quarantine Tip

Last year I reviewed these odor absorbing charcoal bags for shoes. I have since ordered more and basically have a set of these inside every pair of shoes I own. They do a great job of keeping my sweaty running shoes stink-free. I wanted...

Virtual Race Recap: 2020 Riverside Dash 5K

I had signed up for this race back in December 2019. This was my first race that converted all participants to virtual runners due to the pandemic. The Riverside Dash is a popular local race. The main event is the 15K that runs along the...

Trail Inspiration During the Pandemic

Since the novel coronavirus pandemic turned the world upside-down earlier this year and forced many of us to stay mostly at home, I've tried to continue running. Instead of running on the awesome and popular multi-use trail system close to my home, I've been hitting residential streets in...