I always look like such a turd in the professional photos taken at road races– and the ones from the Rugged Maniac 5K are no different!! BUT, they are much more hilarious! Enjoy! Gah!! Barbed wired!

Did you see my recap of the Rugged Maniac 5k? It was such a fun event! I already want to run another one! If you’re thinking about participating in the Rugged Maniac or a similar race, such as the Warrior Dash, Ruckus, or Muddy Buddy, here are a few tips to help you survive the day.   1. Wear gear that you don’t care about ruining. Holy mud! Going into this race, I knew I was…

Wahoo!! I had an absolute blast participating in the Rugged Maniac 5K with Anne and Heather today! Rugged Maniac is not just any old running event. It combines rugged terrain with obstacles. It was insane and awesome at the same time. It was a tad cold at the start of the race. I’m starting to think that I bring cold weather everywhere that I travel. Goal for the day: Run like crazy, try not to…