Category Archives: Washington D.C

2015 Marine Corps 10k

I was originally signed up for the Marine Corps Marathon, but decided to defer my registration since I did not train as much as I should have. I decided to sign up for the 10k instead and run with my dad. Marine Corps Marathon Race Expo I went to the expo Saturday afternoon. I parked at Pentagon City Mall and took the metro over to the Convention Center. I picked up my bib and shirt and then wandered around looking at all the different booths.…

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Get Ready for the 2015 DC VegFest!

Two years ago I visited the DC VegFest and had a great time visiting different vendors and tasting some delicious food! I was unable to go last year but am hoping to go this year if my morning work event doesn’t take too long! Located in Yards Park, corner of N & 1st Sts SE, Washington, DC, there will be more than 125 exhibitors, partners, and sponsors that will showcase a wide range of products, services and resources to help Washingtonians discover the joys and benefits of plant-based…

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Georgetown 10-Miler

Georgetown 10-miler I headed down to Georgetown (Washington, D.C.) early (as in the sun was rising) Sunday last week for my first 10-miler in a long time. I am not really trained very well right now, and I knew that 10-miles would be a bit rough, but it needed to get down. This race was put on by Bishop’s Events and supported Team RWB. There was a 5k in addition to the 10-miler. The race started at the very end of Water Street and we…

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2015 DC Gluten-free Expo

2015 DC Gluten-free Expo I had the chance to attend this year’s Gluten-free Expo at the DoubleTree Bethesda Hotel on June 7. This was a highly anticipated event, and the crowds certainly showed the need and desire for the expo. The morning started with some education sessions about the gluten-free lifestyle, Celiac Disease, keeping a gluten-free kitchen, and gluten-free baking. When the doors for the expo opened at noon, there was a long line of people waiting to enter. The expo was held in the…

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Rise Gluten-Free Bakery

Last year, a new bakery opened up in the Adams Morgan area of Washington, D.C. You may have remember me posting about it because it is such a big deal! This is not just any bakery, it is a dedicated gluten-free one! There isn’t another one like it around this area! I recently had a chance to take a trip to Rise Gluten-free Bakery and was excited about everything that they had. They just added some Rise Pies, and I was super excited to see a…

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Bishop’s Events Brings a Lot of Spring Races!

Are you looking for some Spring running events to fit into your training and racing schedule? Bishop’s Events has you covered! They offer TONS of races (sometimes weekly)! There are different distances to choose from: 5k, 10k, 10-miler, and half marathon. Bishop’s Events was launched in 2011 with the mission of providing the area’s runners, bikers, swimmers and triathletes the highest quality races and events in which to showcase their skill and determination. Bishop’s Events is run by Travis Bishop, a competitive triathlete. He had…

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