Megan is a runner, author, travelista, technology geek and dreamer from Michigan. She is gluten free and on the go! She writes about her running journey on her blog Running Toward the Prize, and is the author of Magical Miles: The Runner's Guide to Walt Disney World. You can also follow her on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram.

About Megan

Megan is a runner, author, travelista and dreamer from Michigan. She writes about her running journey on her blog Running Toward the Prize, and is the co-author of Magical Miles: The Runner's Guide to Walt Disney World. You can also follow her on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram.

The Stages of a DNF

DNF Stages

I will admit it, a DNF (did not finish) has always been in the back of my mind during every race. Injury, illness, lack of training – there are many reasons behind them. I’ll admit, the thought of a DNF was a little scary. However, it also is a sort of “rite of passage” as […]

2014 Gazelle Girl Half Marathon

Gazelle Girl

This was the race I had been training for. I was excited to meet up with a bunch of great women from my town. I was anxious to chase after my goal. However, something happened on Wednesday that, unfortunately, changed everything. I woke up with an extremely sore throat. I figured it was allergies, so […]

Weekly Workout Roundup – Week 14, 2014

Gazelle Girl

This week I was in the midst of taper as it was RACE WEEK! I cut back my mileage and strength training, and focused on getting my legs ready for the big race! Sunday, April 6 – 3 mile walk Monday, April 7 – 3 mile run Tuesday, April 8 – Rest Wednesday, April 9 […]

My Goal Race Fears

Goal Race Fears

When you share a goal with your friends, family and others – it can produce a lot of pressure. However, it can also produce an amazing support system! I am extremely thankful for everyone who has encouraged and supported me through my sub-2 half marathon training! There have been moments where it has been tough. […]