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SENSATIONAL SUNDAYS

A Colorfully Sweaty Sensational Weekend!

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I was planning a traditional Sunday post but honestly, I don’t have it in me. I ROCKED this weekend! Not only did I run 2 amazingly fun 5k events back to back, my house is somewhat clean, I got all the laundry done and put away, I edited 2 videos, sent a prototype to a client and even spent fun family time out at the mall.

I’m in work hard/play hard mode and I like it. :)

Anyway, I thought I’d share some of the fun event photos I have.

Rebel Race

Rebel Race mud filled

Rebel race after

Click here to see the Rebel Race recap video. It’s official, I’m sold on obstacle runs. I can’t WAIT until my second Tough Mudder in September.

The Color Run

Color Run Philly Before

Color Run Philly Before group shot

Color Run Philly After

Color Run Philly Before

Color Run Philly Before

We had to run up the Rocky Stairs. We just HAD to.

Color Run Philly Before

Click here to see the Color Run Recap Video. I said this already but I will be doing this again and plan on taking Little Guy. It was a fun, family friendly event. I would also recommend it as a first 5k for those of you who may be leery. It’s non-competitive, un-timed, and big ole a party on the move!

Tomorrow I’ll be back with my food journal. I hit the sweedish fish a wee bit too hard today. I was craving sugar.



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Discussion

There are 8 comments so far.

    Rebecca

    July 9, 2012

    You are so inspiring, thank you for being you.

    Love it!!

    Stephanie

    July 9, 2012

    Where do you keep your camera on runs like this? I am doing the Warrior dash in a few weeks and want to take pics, but dont want to ruin my camera. Thanks for this post…makes me want to do more runs!

    Lauren T

    July 9, 2012

    Looks like you had a ton of fun! I’m doing the color run in Des Moines, IA with my sister in October, and I’m so excited! It will be my first race ever :)

    Liesl

    July 9, 2012

    Roni-in the Wall St Journal today they had an article about “Run for Your Life” races which arae 5K’s that combine obstacle style races with Zoombies. They sounded really fun and right up your alley since you like the obstacle type of race and also horror movies!!

    Brandy

    July 9, 2012

    YAY! I signed up for the Color Run after seeing it online and I am so excited that it will be my first 5k! Thank you Roni for being my role model in beginning running. Your posts were finally what motivated me to get out there and try it!

    roni

    July 9, 2012

    Liesl – I ran it last year!

    http://ronisweigh.com/2011/10/a-paranormal-zombie-filled-spectacular-fall-weekend.html

    Already registered for this year. So much fun!

    Sarah

    July 11, 2012

    Fun! And loving this hair length on you!