Author: Beth Fife
Beth is a stay-at-home mom living in Pittsboro who works part time in the restaurant industry. In her spare time, she loves to run and started running races in spring of 2014. Beth completed her first half marathon in 2015 and plans on completing many more.

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Last year when I decided to train for a half marathon, I researched tips for training and running long distances. One of the most important pieces of advice was to purchase running shoes that fit and support your feet properly to avoid sore feet, ... read more

Top 10: Hendricks County Run/Walk Events in 2016

Posted on February 22, 2016 at 10:44 PM by Beth Fife

With spring approaching, I felt it would be a good time to preview what I consider to be Hendricks County's top run/walk events. The list is in chronological order to make it easier to add to your calendar. Make 2016 the year you decide to live ... read more

Getting to Know Hendricks County: Northwest Hendricks

Posted on January 20, 2016 at 06:53 PM by Beth Fife

Often times you hear people use the description "small-town feel" for a city or event they enjoyed. In Northwest Hendricks County, you experience that "feel" because you are smack dab in the heart of small-town America. North ... read more

3 Healthy, Indoor Family Activities

Posted on November 9, 2015 at 06:58 PM by Beth Fife

My 6-year-old daughter received a birthday invitation for a skating party at Hot Skates Roller Skating Center in Avon. She was very excited, but then I saw a look of panic in her eyes as she stated she's never been roller skating. Then it was my ... read more

October Run/Walk Events in Hendricks County

Posted on September 28, 2015 at 07:56 PM by Beth Fife

Not only is fall my favorite time of the year, it's also my preferred running season. You just can't beat the moderate temperatures and Indiana's breathtaking fall foliage! I've been anticipating Hendricks County fall running ... read more

September Run/Walk Event Primer

Posted on August 27, 2015 at 07:52 PM by Beth Fife

Ready, Set, Go! It's time to mark your September calendar with a running /walking event. Hendricks County offers at least one event every weekend this month. The support of family/friends motivates you to cross that finish line. However, ... read more

Hendricks County's Top 5 Paved Running Trails

Posted on August 10, 2015 at 07:55 PM by Beth Fife

When you think of August in Indiana, "green and lush" is usually not what comes to mind. However, this year due to significant rainfall this summer, we have lots of green! What better way to enjoy the scenery then to go for a run/walk on ... read more

6 Hendricks County Run/Walk Events in August

Posted on July 27, 2015 at 07:54 PM by Beth Fife

Up for a muddy challenge? Prefer a non-timed, casual run/walk? Perhaps something in between? Hendricks County has it all this August! Mud Soap Run The Mud Soap Run is a 5K with 15-20 obstacles. It begins at 9 a.m. Aug. 1 at Ellis Park in Danville. ... read more

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