Spartan Cruise and a Giveaway!

You hear the sound of waves gently crashing along the shoreline.  The salty breeze is rustling the palm trees as you feel the warmth of the sun soaking into your skin.  The sand massages your toes as you sink deeper into your beach chair.  Yes, envision yourself enjoying a sweet, cool pina colada in your post race stupor.  This is the post race recovery of your dreams.  Want to make it a reality? Spartan Race series is now hosting a {Read More}

ZOOMA Annapolis Kick Off Events!

This weekend, ZOOMA Annapolis is offering a kick off training event hosted by Charm City Run. If you want to meet some of my fellow race ambassadors, get to know some runners in the area, or just go for the mimosas, do it! Last year I had a great time linking up with fellow runners. One of the gals I met there has become a great running friend and we have even run races together! So, you never know who {Read More}

Apera Bags: Review and Giveaway

Disclaimer: The following post is a product review of the Yoga Tote provided by Apera Bags.  I was not provided with additional compensation for this post.  As always, all opinions are my own. The past few years, I took the perks of working out of my home for granted.  I was often able to go for a run during my lunch and I had the luxury of having all my gear and a shower at my fingertips.  Since November, I am back {Read More}

Review and Giveaway: Endorphin Warrior Bracelet

Disclaimer:  The following post is a product review and giveaway.  As a member of Nuun Hydration’s Hood to Coast relay team, I was was provided with an Endorphin Warrior bracelet.  Endorphin Warrior is also sponsoring the giveaway of one warrior training bracelet.   As always, all opinions are my own. BELIEVE. As a runner, I sometimes struggle to believe that I am a runner, to believe that I have the strength and ability to achieve new personal records and to {Read More}

Aroo: Spartan News and Giveaway!

Disclaimer:  The following race entry was provided by Reebok Spartan Race series.  As always, all opinions are my own. Aroo! Are you ready for some Spartan News and a Giveaway?  A couple of months ago, the folks over at Spartan Race Series were kind enough to offer my readers a chance to run one of their races.  Well, guess what?  Reebok Spartan Race Series is offering you another chance to win an entry into one of their races!   PLUS, {Read More}

NUUN Giveaway!

Disclaimer:  The following post is a product review and giveaway.  Nuun Hydration is sponsoring the giveaway of one 4-Pack of Nuun Hydration.  No additional compensation was provided.  As always, all opinions are my own. I HEART Nuun.  If you follow Lisa Runs for Cupcakes, you know that one of my household staples is Nuun.  In 2010, before the days of this blog and as I started up running post (gestational diabetes) pregnancy, I took a chance on a new (to {Read More}

Win a ZOOMA Annapolis Race Entry!

Who wants to run ZOOMA ANNAPOLIS on June 2, 2012? If you would like a free race entry (for those of you that have not already registered), here is how you can enter to win: Visit the Zooma Annapolis website and check out the course maps to help you pick your distance, a half marathon or 10k.  Come back here and leave me a comment to let me know what distance race you want to run and why. That is {Read More}