Tag Archives: 5k

Motivation Monday: Meet Derek Mitchell

I ran across this story on Runnersworld.com (“ran across.” Did you see what I did, there?) Derek Mitchell, who weighs 570 pounds, wanted to complete a 5K. He began training on January first and completed his first 5K on March … Continue reading

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A 5K Day

This morning I walked the Girls on the Run 5k which is the first event in the Making a Move series. When I told my surgeon I wanted to walk a 5k on May 4 he told me to give … Continue reading

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New Year, New Shirt

I have this thing about the shirts I get at 5ks and half marathons. If I don’t do the race I won’t wear the shirt. After failing to complete the Air Force Marathon I gave that shirt to charity. Hubs … Continue reading

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