It what appeared to be the fastest race ever, Almaz Ayana of Ethiopia broke the Women's 10,000m World Record at the 2016 Olympics in Rio. Ayana walked away with the gold by clocking in at 29:17.46 (just a few minutes of my fastest 5K).Read More
What's better than running a 10k and ending with a little bubbly? Nothing. The answer is nothing. If running a 10K (or 5K) through Lincoln Park and ending with wine and tapas sounds like you're kind of night, you won't want to miss the Gildan Esprit de She series this month.
On July 21 at 7PM, you can take a loop through Lincoln Park along the shores of Lake Michigan. The race begins in the park at Montrose Beach. The race is open to walkers, joggers and runners of all fitness levels. City Fit Girls can save on registration using the promo code below!Read More
As I began to develop my training plan for 2016, a thought popped into my head- how cool would it be to run a race on vacation? After a bit of research, I was delighted to find that, not only was there a race on January 2nd (right in the middle of my trip), it was a 10K- a distance I had never attempted to race before.Read More