Tag Archives: holiday run streak

A kid’s point of view: Running into a basketball championship

My run streak is still going strong! Only 6 more days!! I am just doing it until Christmas because that’s what mom told me at first and that’s what I agreed to. Last night me and mom went running in … Continue reading

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Wake-up call: Run streak ‘season’ is 6 days shorter

In 2012 there were 41 days from Thanksgiving to New Year’s. This year Turkey Day landed just three days before December, meaning the Runner’s World Holiday Run Streak lasts only 35 days. That’s good news for folks like Colleen who … Continue reading

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Streaking in the cold

I love the way the Holiday Run Streak is helping me, the queen of the weather weenies, embrace winter. Last year I lasted 12 days before I caved and did an indoor run. Now, more than halfway through, I’ve done … Continue reading

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A kid’s point of view: Runners World holiday run streak

In eight days I have run 11 miles. How is that possible? The Runners World Holiday Run Streak. I know that mom has been updating you, but I will give my opinion. Most of the time, especially on outdoor runs, … Continue reading

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Road block

Traci and I were planning a 10-miler on Tuesday, until we came to the sign that said “Park closed.” Just like that, our 10-miler turned into a 4. How does that happen? It wouldn’t have been that hard to come … Continue reading

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Christmas lights run

What better way to celebrate Cyber Monday than to go for a small town Christmas lights run, followed by some small-town Christmas shopping? Well, OK, Colleen toted her fistful of dollar bills to Walgreen’s rather than a local drug store … Continue reading

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Janathon envy

I’ve been experiencing Janathon envy lately. After finishing out 2012 with a Holiday Run Streak, I couldn’t see plunging into another daily fitness project without a break. But reading other bloggers’ Janathon experiences makes me see how cool it could be … Continue reading

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The deadline run

So we’re at my parents’ house Saturday night, cleaning up after Brent and Darcy’s baby shower. It’s nearly midnight and everybody’s exhausted,  except for all the kids, who take periodic breaks from filming a fake horror movie trailer to admire … Continue reading

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