BlueShore Financial Longest Day Road Race 2015- Race Review

The BlueShore Finaical Longest Day Road Race was a great race! I complete the 10km distance Friday June 19, 2015. It was my second time participating in this event so I had a good idea of what to expect.

After party.

After party.

The event communication was excellent, and the registration was a reasonable $33.  This didn’t include a shirt,  however it did include a great after party with an amazing spread.
This is a smaller race, there are considerably less participants than a race like the SunRun. I think some people find it hard to fight the traffic and make it to UBC on a Friday night. Despite the smaller numbers the atmosphere was awesome, the weather amazing, and the variety of food afterward gets two thumbs up!

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Color Me Rad Race Review- Surrey, BC 2014 vs. Surrey, BC 2015

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Having done both the Color Me Rad 2014 at the Cloverdale Rodeo grounds, and  the Color Me Rad 2015 in Holland Park Surrey, it  feels natural to compare the two events. Both had strengths and weaknesses, I will compare a few areas and pick a winner for each.

If you too participated in either of these events I would love to hear your comments.

 

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Sunshine, Smiles and Fair Food

Over the Victoria Day long weekend I took my step kids to the Cloverdale Rodeo.   They  had never attended this event so it was a new adventure, which I was thrilled to share with them.

This is a notoriously expensive outing so I did my research. I got their ride passes at IGA the day before for $29 rather than the $40 gate price. I was also able to save on parking by arriving early and taking advantage of a church fundraiser, $5 parking. Whoot whoot! That’s a $27 savings

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Summer 2015 To-Do-List

For those that don’t  know me personally,  I am extremely organized that comes with the Type “A” personality. Making lists is a passion of mine, I have been known to make lists, to make lists. (terrible I know.)

One of the lists I started in 2014 was a Seasonal To-Do-List, I used it to make sure life didn’t get in the way, and we remembered to have fun! It was such a success I am doing it again this year.

So here is my Summer of 2015 To-Do-List, follow me on Instagram for updates, and stay tuned for my end of summer blog recap.

2015 Summer to do list

What’s on your summer bucket list?