If you are like us, Mother's Day has totally snuck up on you this year and you are frantically trying to decide between the edible bouquet or just go with the homemade cards your kids made. Don't do it! Try one of these instead and be the #gifthero! 1. We may be moms, but we … Continue reading How to Thank your #motherrunner on Mother’s Day
The Running Lushes joined forces with Represent Running last year and really respected their mission of bringing the "local" back to Bay Area races. After running the 408k, we had high expectations for this past weekend's inaugural Silicon Valley Half Marathon and Food Truck 5k race festival. It did not disappoint! Buckle your seat belt … Continue reading Represent Running Inaugural Silicon Valley Half Marathon
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?
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
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.
This past week, our friend Marathon Matt from RunClubSF put out the call for volunteers to pace the 2017 SoFi Golden Gate Half Marathon. Pacing was a 2018 goal for the Running Lushes, and we had the weekend free. We jumped at the chance to achieve this goal a little early! Full of nerves for … Continue reading What’s it like to be a pacer for a race?
We are so excited to have the opportunity to assist RunClubSF in pacing the 2:50 finish time for the SoFi Golden Gate Half Marathon on Sunday, November 5. Being part of a pace team was a 2018 goal for the Running Lushes, but we jumped at the chance to do it this year. Check back here next … Continue reading Announcement! Kat and Layne will be pacing the SoFi Golden Gate Half Marathon as part of RunClubSF!