Category: Penguin Run Blog

Race Time!

Tuesday, October 11, 2016

Hello runners, walkers, and general aquarium lovers! The Penguin Walk/Run is this weekend!! To all of you who are participating I can’t wait to see you there. If this is your first race, congrats! You’ve made it! The best advice I can give those training is to run one mile the day before so that you warm up your legs. Running a race is tons of fun. Usually, I won’t wear headphones because people are generally talkative and it’s fun... MORE »

Liberty Calakos: Penguin Run/Walk Blog Part 2

Wednesday, September 7, 2016

Find Your Waffle Maker Hope you all are training hard for the Penguin Run/Walk!  For those of you new runners I hope the Couch to 5K is working out for you!  Remember to keep up the hard work! Since I talked about why I run in my last blog I’m going to tell you all the story of how I started.  Almost two years ago I started online dating.  I never had done this before.  I was so nervous judging people by just their pictures and what... MORE »

Tuesday, August 30, 2016

From a Waddle to a Sprint You’re surrounded by people of all shapes and sizes.  Your heart is pumping anticipating the burst of energy you’re about to let out.  Then BOOM! You’re off!  You sprint ahead thinking about how super fast and super awesome you are, the smell of the fresh air fills your lungs, and the sun beats down on your face.  After a while your body gets tired, but the adrenaline pumps when you turn and see that... MORE »