The Running Lushes have been busy this month! We started the month in the Big Easy running the Rock n Roll New Orleans 5k and Half Marathon, and moved on from there to the nation's capital running the Rock n Roll Washington DC Half Marathon. Both were great events, and here is a recap of … Continue reading Race Recap For Two Great Rock n Roll Events!
Like many people do with the arrival of a new year, the Running Lushes have been self-reflecting and taking stock of running goals and motivation. One thing that we hear quite often from our followers, is that we look like we are always having fun. Not only is this true, but we realized "Running Fun" … Continue reading Is Your Running Fun?
Did you pledge to get fit or run your first race as your New Year's resolution? We did and plan to #runmore and #runlocal! If you want to beat your goal on a fun, fast course, join us at the inaugural Represent Running Silicon Valley Half Marathon and festival in San Jose, CA on April 14-15, … Continue reading Silicon Valley Half Marathon – New Year New You?
When your team name is "Running Lushes", you should know a thing or two about the post-run food and drinks. We often plan the end of our runs to finish at bars that have Bloody Marys, sliders and tator tots. Here are the top picks! Underdogs - The Taco Shop, San Francisco, CA - this sports … Continue reading Best Post-Run Bloody Marys and Tator Tots
In 2017, The Running Lushes ran several trail races of various distances, including the the Rattlesnake Ramble 5k and 10k, Honey Badger 10k and Half Marathon, and Krampus Cross Country 10k (all Sasquatch Racing events) in the Bay Area. While we are accomplished half marathon road race finishers, trail racing is fairly new in the … Continue reading Trail Running – a different kind of animal
Just like the classics, peanut butter & jelly, bacon & eggs, shower & beer, and Bloody & Mary, nuun + Running Lushes = #nuunlove forever. We are beyond elated to have been selected as part of the 2018 nuun Ambassador team! We are big supporters of their product and mission! #nuunlife We (and our kids) love … Continue reading Running Lushes and Nuun – we go together
The weather outside may be frightful and the fire very delightful, but we have races to run! Don't let the end of season and cold weather stop you from keeping your training going. Get in the holiday spirit and keep motivated with this holiday playlist! There are some classics and some unexpected ones that made … Continue reading A Running Playlist for the Holidays
We don't know about you, but we've been REALLY good boys and girls this year! The Running Lushes launched a website, hit some PRs, were first time pacers and now Represent Running Ambassadors! We made a list and checked it twice and think these would be perfect for our stocking... or gifts for any runner. … Continue reading Running Lushes Christmas List aka what every runner wants!
The Running Lushes are thrilled be partnering with Represent Running to be a part of their 2018 Ambassador team! Represent Running has some great races around the bay area and we love that they are all different distances...8k, half marathon, 10k and more! Our personal favorite is #RUN415 Across the Bay for the awesome views … Continue reading Represent Running Ambassadors!
The Monterey Bay Half Marathon #MontereyBayHM is a destination worthy race with scenic views, great course support and challenging course. The Running Lushes race recap has all the scoop.