Tag: Blackhawks

The bigger issue about Blackhawks fans being denied in Tampa no one is talking about

The bigger issue about Blackhawks fans being denied in Tampa no one is talking about
If you haven’t heard, which I hope you have, the Blackhawks are going to the Stanley Cup Finals!  With an exciting Game 7 win over the Anaheim Ducks, the Blackhawks will be going after Lord Stanley for the third time in the last six years! The Blackhawks are set to face the Tampa Bay Lightning... Read more »

Motivation Monday

Motivation Monday
                              It’s the beginning of the week and that means a little motivation monday to help get your week started.  Not that there’s not a lot going on to help get you excited about the week; for starters the Blackhawks have... Read more »

Quick tips to get through today and start November out right

Grab some coffee to wake you up a little bit.  Be excited, those Christmas cups are here!!!!
Happy November 1st! Also known as all saint’s day to catholics, the start of Movember and Starbucks releasing their Christmas cups! It sounds like a good Thursday to me.  Hopefully, you’re not too hung over or bloated from all of your Halloween celebrations from last night.  If you are that’s ok I have some tips... Read more »

I broke my 5k average at the Blackhawks Mad Dash to Madison

The Media Team.  Some other team members not mentioned included, DC Crenshaw of Game Time Dime, Jen Patterson of Comcast SportsNet, Christine Garcia of Planit PR and TCW writer, and Lauren Jiggets NBC reporter.
I was extremely excited and exhausted on Saturday when I broke my 5k time at the Blackhawks Mad Dash to Madison.  I was running as part of the Media group along with many other Chicago Media folks you can see below.  Jimmy Greenfield was there(he’ll try to tell you he beat my time, but that... Read more »

Blackhawks Stanley Cup Game

What a great night!
Here is a look at the Blackhawks first Stanley Cup Finals Game.  I had a great time and am so grateful to have been able to see it in person.   Hope you all had a fun and fit, weekend!

Professional Athletes in the Olympics?

The Winter Olympics have ended and I am a little sad.  I got used to having something new and exciting to watch.  Phenomenal athletes, courageous performances and exciting wins.  Especially the hockey series with a phenomenal ending game between Canada and the United States.  With 27.6 million viewers, it was one of the most watched... Read more »

How did I do at the Blackhawks game?

Miss IL USA 2009 Shooting the puck at the Blackhawks game from Ashley Bond on Vimeo. Thank you Blackhawks for a great night!!! Go out there and work on your fitness goals today.  You’ll be one step closer to making them a reality.   Have a fun and fit day, Chicago. 

Shooting the puck at the Blackhawks game tonight

I am very excited today because I am shooting the puck at the Blackhawks game tonight.  I’m thrilled to have another opportunity to be a part of an awesome tradition.  How will I do you wonder? Well I will tell you that I have prepared for this just like I did for throwing out the... Read more »

Nagging Foot Injuries

In the middle of last week I noticed an annoying pain in the top of my arch on my left foot.  I didn’t think much of it, and I realized it had started bothering me a few days before.  It was a much duller annoying pain in the beginning of the week.  But by Wednesday,... Read more »

I made it through the Blackhawks 5k

I successfully survived the Blackhawks Mad Dash to Madison 5k.  I am extremely happy with the way I performed in the race.  I ran with the Media team which included individuals from some of Chicago’s Media outlets, to name a few; Amy Freeze, Jimmy Greenfield, Chris Sowers and Melissa McGurren.  Everyone on the team did... Read more »