I am super excited to announce I have been selected to be an ambassador for ZOOMArun Napa Valley!! This is the first time I have ever applied to represent a race and I am so grateful for this awesome opportunity! What is ZOOMArun Napa Valley? It is an all women’s race series that was started to inspire & encourage women to live active, healthy lives.
The following is from ZOOMArun website:
Imagine a powerful sea of women on the move – encouraging fellow runners, creating unforgettable moments, and celebrating personal running triumphs. Picture an inspiring weekend filled with “mocktail” parties, yoga sessions, an exciting expo, and celebrations in an unforgettable resort location. This is the Muscle Milk Light ZOOMA Women’s Race Series.
- Mission: To inspire women to live healthy, happy, & active lives.
- Boutique events in awe-inspiring destinations with a “fit girls weekend” schedule of activities
- Inaugural event held in Annapolis, MD on June 1, 2008 attracted over 1,600 runners
- 2014 events held in Amelia Island, FL, Austin, TX, Annapolis, MD, Napa, CA, Chicago, IL, & Cape Cod (Falmouth), MA
ZOOMArun Napa Valley need to know info:
Saturday, June 28, 2014
Location: Napa, CA
Start time: 8:00 a.m
ZOOMA’s newest fit girlfriends’ getaway will treat you to a scenic half marathon or 10K race in the luxurious Napa Valley. The race starts and finishes near the Napa Valley Marriott Hotel & Spa, our host resort, and runs on mostly flat terrain with awe-inspiring views of the vineyards and the mountain ranges that create the Valley.
You’ll be welcomed to your wine country getaway with a Fitness Expo at the host resort, then feted at the Honest Tea Mocktail Party. Walk from your cozy bed to the start line to run an unforgettable race through the vines. After the race, its time to celebrate with an After-Party Expo at the host resort, including wine tastings, live music, a pool party, food, and shopping. After a quick shower, you and your best running girlfriends can visit some of the best winery tasting rooms in the country.
Race cap: 2,000
Average race day temperatures:
Sounds like a good time right??! Well, check out the swag you get from the Napa Valley race (over a $50 value) —->
Feetures! Performance Socks, ZOOMArun hat (not pictured), tech shirt and an awesome medal with a removable charm that can be used on a necklace or bracelet.
Running & wine with girlfriends…I don’t think you can ask for a better weekend! For the Napa race there is a half marathon and 10k option:
The ZOOMA Napa Valley half marathon is a flat, scenic, out-and-back course starting near the Napa Valley Marriott in Napa, CA. The course starts and finishes near the Napa Valley Marriott and runs on (mostly) flat roads along the Napa Valley. You’ll run past vineyards and see awe-inspiring views of the mountains to your left and right as you run in nearly perfect race conditions.
Course maps forthcoming.
Sign up now and use code NAMB6 for 10% off either distance! <—- Just made this race weekend even better 🙂