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Teton Dam Marathon Review

On the 2nd of June, I woke up at 4am to make a 3 hour drive to eastern Idaho for the Teton Dam Marathon. I did the 5K.

Did I mention I woke up at 4am to make a 3 hour drive. Yeah, not the best idea for legs to be in PR shape. My leggies were stiff and at 1100 more feet of elevation then at home, it was a slow trot for sure. No PR attempt this trot, that's for sure.

I woke up at 4am (my normal wake up time is 8am - 10am depending on the day) so that early is  painful. I had everything all packed and ready the evening before- brekky, post-race clothes, snacks, and a full tank of gas for the long drive. All I had to do was make coffee and head out. I didn't even brush my teeth before I left. Coffee first.

The drive was nice and not a lot of traffic for a Saturday morning. I don't know the last time I have been to Rexburg, but it was easy to find the race start. I thought the race started at 8am, but that was the 10K. The 5K started at 8:30am and I got there to get my bib at …

Sharing My Most Inspirational Quote

Moving right along here on the #IAmEmpowered bloggie train thanks to all this great writing prompts from FitApproach / Sweatpink. :-)

Today's bloggie prompt is Share your favorite inspirational quote. What motto motivates, inspires, and empowers you? Share it with us.

 Honestly, I feel awfully motivated by a quote I just read in this months Men's Health.

Honestly, how true - AND MOTIVATING - is this?

Your Body Is Your Business Card. 

Its true. When I read this, it really hit me and really connected with me. We are all in this fitness world via blogs and social media and your body is out on display. Heck, my running times are on display, which is my running business card. And who doesn't want to have an impressive business card and resume? I am putting a little more focus on this quote this year as I want to have a better business card. I want my braggy business card and resume back as I basically let it go in 2016.

What is your most inspirational quote to share?


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