Author Archives: Charity Fick

Blogs of Strong Women I follow

I would like to share with you a few of the blogs that I follow. These are strong women that I know in real life, and they keep things real. Mandi Plain: I’m Just a Mom in this world Stephanie … Continue reading

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Guest on the Heartland Running Podcast

Recently I was invited to be a guest on the Heartland Running Podcast with Stephen, Crystal and Andy. It gave me an opportunity to sit down with them and talk about OCR, different races and more. Please take a listen … Continue reading

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Woman to Warrior

I’m excited this morning. As a birthday gift, Ryan and Sierra got me an entry into the Woman to Warrior 5km ocr. When I first realized it would be the weekend after the beast, I was a little worried. It … Continue reading

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Spartan Beast Sun Peaks – September 23rd 2017

I have wanted to write this blog post for a few days, however due to the sheer emotions that I was experiencing post beast, I wanted to put this together when I had a clearer head. I have to start … Continue reading

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Take a hike – literally

Today my friend Troy and I decided to go for a hike. For me mentally it was going to be to have some time on my feet, and practice on un even terrain to prepare for the Sun Peaks Beast. … Continue reading

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And She’s in Kindergarten

This blog has a huge focus on my ocr and running adventures, but I wanted to talk a bit about a huge life event that happened today: Sierra’s first day of kindergarten. I’ve heard it’s ok not to be ok … Continue reading

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Let’s talk Rucking

Wow. I’m not going to lie, I am sore. This weekend was a pretty heavy training weekend for me. 26km run yesterday, a 6.2km this morning (had to make up a training run), and hubs organized our first “Go Ruck” … Continue reading

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Worlds Toughest Podcast

I wanted to share with you the best podcast available regarding the Worlds Toughest Mudder event, that includes up to date information about the Tough Mudder community as a whole. After listening to each episode thus far I’ve been inspired … Continue reading

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Trust the Process

I wanted to get real for a moment here. I know we all have super busy lives, and most of us are scheduling our training / races around our lives. We also seem to live in a world where some … Continue reading

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Vancity Coastal Warrior Race

Today Ryan, Sierra, Troy and I headed to the Vancity OCR gym to help setup and participate in the Coastal Warrior challenge. Anytime I get to try something new I get excited, and Sierra was super happy to do a … Continue reading

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