Archive | November, 2012

Race Recap: Mesa Turkey Trot 10K

I decided kind of at the last minute to run an organized race on Thanksgiving morning instead of just running on my own. There are a lot of options for turkey trots in the Phoenix area, but the Mesa Turkey Trot was a 10K, didn’t start until 9:00 am, and was only $20 (even at […]

Running to Beat the Blues

Today’s post is written by guest blogger, Evelyn Robinson. As the days shorten and the weather takes a turn for the worse, it can leave some of us feeling far from our usual cheery selves. Low mood is more common during the winter months, with around 6% of Americans suffering with Seasonal Affective Disorder and […]

Race Recap: Phoenix 10K

The Phoenix 10K is a long-standing race in Phoenix (it used to be the New Times 10K), so it’s always a fun one to do. They are always organized and the course is flat and fast. They added a half-marathon option this year, which was extremely tempting to do, but since I am just coming […]