5K and Free Beer

Celebrating my first 5K survival with some of my favorite ladies

Celebrating my first 5K survival with some of my favorite ladies

I work for a nonprofit with a focus on healthy living that offers me a plethora of opportunities to engage in activities, including running events. However, the first time I signed up for one of their 5Ks, my friend and I got lost on our way to the race and decided to go to the local flea market. It was 8am when we arrived at the “Beer Pond,” the flea market’s bar. We both ordered a Coors Light and somehow managed to crash a wedding reception (that’s too good to make up). Long story short, I gave up on the idea of being a runner for a while. Continue reading