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Kelsey G.

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Twenty-something from east Tennessee dedicated to living a healthy and active lifestyle while encouraging others to do the same.  I'm a fitness enthusiast with a passion for sweating and logging some mileage. 
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Race Recap: Downhill at Dawn Half Marathon by Kelsey G. Posted in: Blog Posts in Running As someone who is racing the states, I try to find races that are geographically convenient to where I live as well as factor in the price.  When a friend from a local run ... Read on »
Happenings Lately by Kelsey G. Posted in: Blog Posts in Running First off, let me say a huge THANK YOU for all of your kind words, comments, messages, and texts on my post about my first marathon.  I loved going back and reading so man ... Read on »
My First Marathon: Flying Pig Race Recap by Kelsey G. Posted in: Blog Posts in Running Y’all.  I did it.  I completed a marathon.  I crossed a finish line after covering 26.2 miles.  To some this may not be a big deal, but to me it is a HUGE deal.  My body w ... Read on »
Marathon Week by Kelsey G. Posted in: Blog Posts in Running Hey y’all!  Wow, where has the time gone?  It seems like just yesterday that I was signing up for the Flying Pig Marathon and making it known to the world that I was going ... Read on »
Race Recap: Little Rock Half Marathon by Kelsey G. Posted in: Blog Posts in Running When I began my quest to run a half marathon in all fifty states, I knew for sure that the Little Rock Marathon would be my Arkansas race.  I had read so many race recaps ... Read on »
Certification, Road Trips, and Ice Baths by Kelsey G. Posted in: Blog Posts in Running Happy Monday!  Hopefully y’all are enjoying this day because Thanksgiving is this week and I’m already thinking about everything that I’m thankful for and planning out my ... Read on »
Marathons and Mary Poppins by Kelsey G. Posted in: Blog Posts in Running When I was in 2nd grade, my sweet Momma traveled to San Diego to participate in the Suzuki Rock n Roll Marathon for Team in Training for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.   ... Read on »
Doing the Double: Two Half Marathons in Two Days by Kelsey G. Posted in: Blog Posts in Running I read a lot of blogs of various people who are racing the states so it is not uncommon to see someone do two half marathons in one weekend.  Although it may be somewhat c ... Read on »
Myrtle Beach Mini Marathon (& Vacation) by Kelsey G. Posted in: Blog Posts in Running Around this time last year, I pitched the idea to Brittney that there was a race in Myrtle Beach that had an awesome medal and that we should take a trip to participate in ... Read on »
Weekend Shenanigans by Kelsey G. Posted in: Blog Posts in Running Greetings!  I hope all of you aren’t suffering from a case of the Mondays and that your week is off to a spectacular start.  My legs are still hurting from hiking Mount Le ... Read on »
Training and Mount LeConte by Kelsey G. Posted in: Blog Posts in Running It is no secret that I have been struggling lately.  I have had trouble finding motivation to run, workout, and eat right and have made all the excuses in the world to why ... Read on »
Canadian Candy, Turkey Legs, and a 15k! by Kelsey G. Posted in: Blog Posts in Running Happy Monday to my Internet friends (or lack thereof).  What an exciting start to October we have had here in Tennessee.  I’m not sure what the weather is like where y’all ... Read on »
Race Recap: Run Like a Diva Half Marathon by Kelsey G. Posted in: Blog Posts in Running Have you ever signed up for a race really far in advance and just sort of forgot about it?  Back in March my Momma, Brittney, and I signed up for the Divas Half Mara ... Read on »
Playing Catch Up by Kelsey G. Posted in: Blog Posts in Running Hi!  I’m so thankful that I’m back here writing.  As you may remember from my last post , I took a long hiatus from blogging.  You all haven’t been updated in quite some t ... Read on »
Welcome Back to Blogland by Kelsey G. Posted in: Blog Posts in Running Hello out there!  Can anyone here me?  It is hard to believe that it was April when I last posted.  I’m sure none of you have even noticed, and that is okay too.  I’ve mis ... Read on »
Race Recap: Spring Sprint 5k by Kelsey G. Posted in: Blog Posts in Running Two years ago I did this race to celebrate my birthday and ended up getting a hefty PR.  So when the race feel the week of my birthday again I threw the idea out to Brittn ... Read on »
Race Recap: 2014 Covenant Health Knoxville Marathon (Relay) by Kelsey G. Posted in: Blog Posts in Running It has hard to believe that four years have passed since I crossed the finish line of my first half marathon. I felt like I died trying, but I made it there and that’s why ... Read on »
Fondue, Long Runs, PRs, and New Clothes by Kelsey G. Posted in: Blog Posts in Running That title wears me out just reading it.  It has been a busy week for me and I’ve been fortunate enough to spend it with good friends and family and even try some new thin ... Read on »
Race Recap: 2014 Run for the Schools 5k by Kelsey G. Posted in: Blog Posts in Running If you read the race recap of the same race from last year then you’ll know that I was not a fan.  But when some of the Biggest Winner team signed up for the race this yea ... Read on »
Four Things Friday by Kelsey G. Posted in: Blog Posts in Running What’s up, party people?!  Hope you are enjoying this final day of February and that the temperatures are slightly rising wherever you are!  What a whirlwind of a week thi ... Read on »