Hood 2 Cooooooooooast!

Last weekend was the 30th annual Hood 2 Coast relay.  Like every year, I found a team on Craigslist.  It was a team, really half of a team, that needed someone who had leadership abilities, experience with the event (and some additional eager-to-run friends) to make them complete.  Thrilled to be a part of it, I quickly took over and filled the void. Continue reading Hood 2 Cooooooooooast!

Hood2Coast ~ 2010

This year, I went with the first team that recruited me: Urban Mamas on the Run.  One of four teams sponsored by Vitamin Water, including another team of moms (Run Mama Run), we were well taken care of. Each runner received a pair of Nike running shoes, shorts and a couple t-shirts.  Our vans were stocked with food and supplies.  There was a potluck at Peninsula park the night before the race and in the morning, with six eager moms in each van – blastoff. Hood 2 Coast  is a relay race designed for teams of 12, split in half … Continue reading Hood2Coast ~ 2010