Monthly Archives: September 2017

Spartan Sprint Mount Seymour – June 2013

This was my very first venture in the world of OCR. Before hearing about Spartan, the only race involving obstacles I was aware of, was the Tough Mudder (the thought of it scared the crap out of me). I had … Continue reading

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Guest appearance on the “Getting Dirty Podcast”

I had the absolute pleasure in chatting with Laurie and Daniel from the “Getting Dirty Podcast” in 2016. This was a new experience for me, as I hadn’t been on a podcast before. Technical difficulties aside it was fun, I … Continue reading

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Packing for a Beast

Three weeks today we will be running the Sun Peaks Spartan Beast with friends and I’ve started to think about what to bring. I’ve made a packing list and thought I’d share it with you all in case it could … Continue reading

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Getting to Meet Margaret

I feel like the luckiest person alive. I have been working with Mud Run Guide for over 3 years and had only ever chatted to my editor, Margaret Schlachter online. This past Monday that changed. Margaret was in town to … Continue reading

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Finally updating my blog

I have been so busy training / racing that my former blog hadn’t been updated in months. Last night after my husband Ryan set this up for me, I spent a couple of hours setting this blog up and moving … Continue reading

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Race Calendar – Current Events

We always seem to be on the go! To check out the runs we have done, our future events and to maybe get ideas about your next event, please feel free to check out our Current Run Database

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Ongoing Article Series on MudRunGuide.com

For the past 6 months, I have been working on an ongoing article series for Mud Run Guide called “Bad Ass Women of OCR”. This series features articles about Bad Ass Women in the OCR sport ranging from super elite … Continue reading

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Insane Inflatable 5km – October 2016

My husband is a big kid at heart – and there is nothing wrong with that. To be honest, he has been on the hunt for new and fun races for us to try this year. He in fact is … Continue reading

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Spartan Sprint Sun Peaks – September 2016

Having done a Spartan Race alone and with my husband, I was very interested in the thought of doing another Spartan Sprint. My only experience for this race previous was on Mount Seymour in Vancouver, B.C. and I thought it … Continue reading

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Pure Protein Race -Vancouver – September 2016

I try and keep a pretty open mind when it comes to the smaller more unique races available in my area. Honestly at first when I started my racing journey, I wanted to stick to a specific type and or … Continue reading

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