It is Time for Transalpine

Dream up goals so big they scare you… and that is what we have done. Running is a constant journey of pushing yourself farther, testing your limits and setting big goals for yourself. When Dayna told us she wanted to do Translpine for her 40th birthday, we decided the time was now to do something like this. We have already …

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What is in a Race

I wanted this so bad. Exactly what, I wasn’t quite sure. I knew I wanted to improve my time from last year. I wanted to push myself harder than I ever had before during a race. I wanted to see what I was really capable of. And so that’s exactly what I did. I learned a lot yesterday but the …

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Our Biggest Goal Yet

You might have seen us making posts lately about our big goal race this September. We are literally eating, sleeping, breathing this race. It is going to be the single most challenging thing we have ever done, and we want to be as ready as possible for it. It is actually Dayna’s number one bucket list item. After turning 40, …

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The Rim 2 Rim 2 Rim!

Two years ago as we celebrated completing the Rim 2 Rim run through the Grand Canyon, Dayna said “I am so glad we don’t have to turn back around and do it again”. With tired legs, Courtney and I both agreed. But I think all of us inside felt there was a bigger challenge we needed to come back and …

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The Chakra Project

Chakra Project is located in the pristine mountains of Costa Rica at 1700m elevation, outside the rural town of San Jeronimo. Nestled between two of the most important National Parks in the country: La Amistad International Park and Biosphere Reserve (the largest conservation area in Costa Rica and Panama), and Chirripo National Park (the highest point in the country). Chakra …

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Adventures in our Backyard

You may or may not be aware that we have an adventure retreat in Costa Rica. We are so proud of our project, and we sometimes can’t believe that our dream is coming true. We want to share a little about why it is so special. You can’t just travel to this place, you can only go there through us, …

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12 Adventurers share their Costa Rica experience!

12 amazing adventurers share their experiences with you and their time with us a the Chakra Adventure and Wellness Retreat in Costa Rica. Costa Rica is an amazing place. La Chakra is a very special secret. Beautiful, serene, the air is so pure. There is so much beauty all around you. The hiking, tree climbing, and repelling were challenging and …

Chakra Cleanses the Soul

It has been a few days since our Run Like A Girl adventure camp ended, and I have had some time to reflect back on it. I am not the same person that arrived at Chakra on November 9th. I was lucky enough to share a week with 16 amazing people, 13 of which I had never met. For months …

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Fight Like A Girl 2014

One of the biggest goals with Run Like A Girl has been to be able to give back to the community, and raise money for various organizations and charities. So far we have been able to donate to various organizations with the help of our amazing community! We donated 10,000$ to the Boston Marathon bombings, 3500$ to breast cancer last …

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Squamish 50/50 2014

Last year I ran the Squamish 50km race as my first Ultramarathon. The next day I had heard, from a little bird, that Gary and Jeff, the Squamish 50 race directors, were planning a Squamish 50/50 race, the 50 mile course on Saturday and the 50km course on the Sunday, for 2014. Yep, that was it decision was made, I …