As the sun was rising on Beautiful Bahamas, as our ship was preparing to dock. We could see the resort known as “Atlantis” in the distance. John and I were pumped to be completing our fifth and final 5K, representing the last 5 years of our 25 year marriage!
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Punta Cana –
This was a tendered port, meaning we had to transfer from our large ship to a small safety boat, which transported us to the island of Punta Cana. The cruise ship tendered us to a private resort area, which was very clean with stone streets and manicured gardens.
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St. Thomas –
The beautiful island of St. Thomas is part of the U.S. Virgin Islands. Simply put this is a stunning port of call! My husband and I had an excursion in the morning, so our run didn’t take place until early afternoon. The weather was great, maybe a bit hot to be running, but if you were just taking in the sights, it would have been a perfect day!
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San Juan, Puerto Rico –
Our second 5K was completed on the beautiful island of Puerto Rico. This would mark the hardest of all the 5K runs, as our ship didn’t dock until 3:30 pm. Which means this run would be taking place in early afternoon, when the sun would be at its hottest.
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In Celebration of our 25th wedding anniversary, my husband and I went on a cruise.
This cruise had 5 ports of call so we decided we needed to run 5k at each port for a grand total of 25K in recognition of our 25 years of marriage! How cool is that?
Immediately I went to work to try and find some scheduled runs at each port of call. Unfortunately, as I suspected, there wasn’t any on the dates we would be arriving, so it was on to plan “B”-
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What an accurate name for this race!!
Ottawa was a balmy -17°C (1.4°F)… In translation….IT WAS FREEZING!
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Boy did we ever “Get our kicks on Route 66!!”
After our adventures in Tulsa, we headed for home via Route 66. Tulsa to Chicago following as much of Route 66 as possible, stopping at as many roadside attractions as we could along the way. Over 700 miles! It was a great adventure and the PERFECT way to finish our Wild Women Weekend!
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This is was FIRST Marathon and I was beyond nervous and a little excited!
We arrived early to the start line because we had heard, with the amount of people who were going to be there, it might take some time to get to our correct corral.
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We arrived in Tulsa for the Williams Route 66 weekend and we were so excited!!! We checked into the ALoft Hotel downtown, which not only was one of the host hotels but it was also on the route! Nice and easy!
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Well, we are off on another adventure, just me, Laurie and the open road!
To celebrate Laurie’s birthday, I planned a Wild Women Weekend Road Trip! Our first stop is St. Louis, Missouri to complete the She Power 5K.
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