An energetic runner in her late twenties who traverses the San Francisco Bay Area by foot (and has a penchant for the East Bay). She really likes running. And coffee. And sparkles.
Thinking about running while I’m running, finding ridiculously long hills I have not yet conquered, attempting to be hard core, casual discussions about time spent working out, accidentally being motivated or being motivational, cheerleading, riding my bike to work, indoor soccer, long flights of earthquake disrupted stairs in Oakland, participating in triathlons, anyone else participating in triathlons, sports psychology, sunglasses, finding potential in unlikely places, listening to podcasts of radio broadcasts, eating grilled mushrooms for lunch, running in unfamiliar territory, not wearing socks in my running shoes, getting into cold pools on hot mornings, rain, the backstroke, scavenger hunts, taking dance classes with my brother, the month of November, magnets, unplanned group singing, mistletoe, macaroons, teamwork, being encouraging, lying to Kristin about how much longer we have to run, the shuffle option on the iPod, not being injured, people who are new to running, signing up for road races with friends, putting my hair in a ponytail when I know I’m about to get to run…