Posts tagged "Run for Gus"

If You Give a Runner a Tutu...

Now that we’re officially in March, the mental hurdle of getting a training schedule for various Chicago races seems ¬†little smaller. Up until last summer, my race gear has generally consisted of a decent pair of running shoes, shorts, a tank top, probably shades and maybe a hat. Last year was the first time I... Read more »

Race Recap: The Run for Gus 5K with Team Dancing Donna

Race Recap: The Run for Gus 5K with Team Dancing Donna
This past Thursday I had a chance to run a 5K at Diversey Harbor…in a tutu. A purple tutu, to be specific. July 26, 2012, marked the 10th anniversary of the Run for Gus, an event that raises money for Lurie Children’s Memorial Pediatric Brain Tumor Program. Ten years ago, when I moved to Chicago,... Read more »