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Win an Exclusive Half-Marathon Necklace!

Written on April 10, 2013 at 2:17 pm , by

Erica Sara Designs Necklace

A feminine way to celebrate your half-marathon accomplishment, this exclusive necklace is by Erica Sara Designs.

Bling it on!

In celebration of our 10th annual More/FITNESS Women’s Half-Marathon this Sunday, three lucky readers will each score an exclusive, sterling silver necklace from Erica Sara Designs!

You can enter to win between now through next Tuesday. Don’t want to wait to see if you won? Pop on over to the ESD site and use the code FITNESSHALF to purchase this fabulous necklace for 20 percent off.

Enter to win here and good luck!

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Fit Blogger We Love: Chic Runner

Written on March 17, 2011 at 3:35 pm , by

The first thing about Chic Runner’s blog that got our attention? The breathtaking views from her runs in Southern California. The second thing: Danica pretty much eats, breathes and sleeps running, with posts about race recaps, exercise gear reviews and pre- and post-workout meals. Here’s what this dedicated runner told us about her favorite fit things:

Danica at Chicrunner.com

My favorite way to work out: I love running the most, but when training for a full marathon, I totally jump on the burn out bandwagon because it’s SO much training! When I’m not training for a full, I love the gym and doing yoga and pilates. Another new and fun thing that I’ve discovered I love is swimming. I don’t love the time it takes you to get ready after though.

On my fit life list: Alright, you’ve got me. I know I must run the New York Marathon once, and of course – the ultimate – Boston Marathon once. May be a few years, but I’ll get there. I want to do more interesting types of workouts too, kickboxing, karate, or martial arts.

My fave fit snack: I absolutely love avocado and low-fat cottage cheese! I would have never guessed they go together, but they are delicious and the perfect pair! I also love low-fat popsicles and pita with hummus.

Most embarrassing song I’ll admit I work out to: I know it’s so bad, but I LOVE The Lonely Island when I work out, and I catch myself giggling along to their songs.

My “I Did It” moment: Oddly enough I was training for my first half marathon, The Long Beach International City Bank Half Marathon, and it was the very first time I ever ran 10 miles. I have never had that feeling where I felt so accomplished. All day I kept repeating to myself, that I ran TEN whole miles! It was crazy to know I had run so far and it made me feel awesome about training and running.

My biggest motivator: I think my biggest motivation is seeing others and what they can push themselves to do. It makes me want to do the same thing. I do love working out because I enjoy it and it makes me feel great. After a hard workout at the gym or a fantastic run, nothing can wipe that glowing smile off my face!

Do you have a favorite fit blogger you want us to highlight? Leave a comment below or email blog@fitnessmagazine.com.