Race Recap: 2015 Gulf Beach Half Marathon

Last Friday, I gave you a little bit of a preview about the 2015 Gulf Beach Half Marathon in my #FridayFive post.  So, head on over there if you want the quick and dirty 😉  Otherwise, hang tight because this might get lengthy.  To give you some history, I ran the Gulf Beach Half Marathon in 2013 and again in 2014.  In 2013, I set my current personal record on this course and loved the race.  Since 2013, running and I {Read More}

Friday Five: Support your Sisters! The 5 W’s of the Skirt Sports Virtual Boobie Run

Disclosure:  As a Skirt Sports Ambassador Captain, I am happy to share the latest and greatest Skirt Sports information with you!  Also, this post contains affiliate links. On Saturday, September 12th, join Skirt Sports for their 11th birthday celebration!  11 years ago, Skirt Sports founder, Nicole DeBoom, wore the first ever prototype of a running skirt to win the Ironman Wisconsin – and Skirt Sports was born! This year Skirt Sports is celebrating by kicking off breast cancer awareness month {Read More}

Race Recap: L.L. Bean 10k & Family Fun Run 2015

For the fourth year in a row, we celebrated the Fourth of July in Freeport, Maine.  It’s one of my favorite places to relax and run!  After missing out on the L.L. Bean 10k last year, I knew I wanted to be in town for the 2015 L.L. Bean 10k & Family Fun Run.  I love the support that the Freeport community brings to this race each and every year.  With no more than 1,500 runners, the size of this race {Read More}

Giveaway Alert! Skirt Sports 13er Virtual Race

Last week, I shared information on the #REALwomenmove campaign from Skirt Sports.  I really hope that you are all using the hashtag when you get out and get active!  I really want to see Skirt Sports give away a Get Started Scholarship to a lucky runner! Now, I have an awesome giveaway to share with you!  Thanks to my affiliation with Skirt Sports as a Ambassador Captain, one lucky Lisa Runs for Cupcakes reader will win a BASIC LEVEL entry {Read More}

Join the Skirt Sports Movement! #realwomenmove

Becoming a part of the Skirt Sports family as an Ambassador Captain has been an awesome experience so far.  The old ambassadors and the Skirt Sports teamed welcomed us newbies right away.  Plus, it’s hard not to love being a part of an organization that really promotes the female athlete.  And, the new #REALwomenmove campaign hosted by Skirt Sports makes me even more excited about this company! “We are surrounded by messages of intimidation and exclusiveness in the world of {Read More}

Friday Five: My Favorite Running Brands

Today, I’m linking up with the Friday Five crew, Mar, Cynthia, and Courtney!  It’s been a while since I posted thanks to Rangar, work, and some silly injuries but this sounded like too much fun to miss! Since coming back to running four years ago, I have become a loyal customer of several brands in the running industry.  And, I am lucky enough to serve as an ambassador for two of these companies!  So, here are my five favorite running brands! {Read More}

Race Recap: 2015 runDisney Enchanted 10k

Heading into the runDisney Princess Half Marathon Weekend, I was really worried about my fitness levels. Thanks to getting sick at the beginning of February, I was completely out of the running game for two and a half weeks. Since that is a long time, I had no clue what to expect of myself during the race weekend. Originally, months before the race, I talked to Christine about running the runDisney Enchanted 10k together since we were both looking to {Read More}

Skirt Sports Virtual 10 on 10 #RUNcelebration

It is officially the 10 week countdown to the Skirt Sports Virtual 10 on 10! On September 12, 2004, Nicole DeBoom won Ironman Wisconsin wearing her original running skirt prototype. Three days later, on September 15th, she launched Skirt Sports, Incorporated.  In honor of the 10 year anniversary of Skirt Sports, I’m asking you to join the 10 on 10 virtual #RUNcelebration by running a 10k or 10 miles on September 13, 14, or 15th! Who?  You and your Skirt {Read More}

Skirt Sports Half Marathon: An Invitation to a #RUNcelebration

Disclaimer:  Skirt Sports provided me with an item from their collection in exchange for promotion of their Virtual Half Marathon.  On Sunday, June 1st, Skirt Sports is hosting the Skirt Sports Half Marathon and 5k in Louisville, Colorado.  No worries, if you can’t make it to Colorado, the great news is that they are offering a virtual race option with some of the same amazing perks as the folks in Colorado. Who?  YOU.  Feel free to partner up with some {Read More}