Does your partner ever give you a hard time about watching the kids so you can race?
Do you and your partner have to take turns racing so one of you can be there with the kids?
Do you arrange for early morning childcare only to have the prospective sitter call you the night before to cancel, at which time you immediately gulp as the training efforts and race costs go down the tube?
An innovative mother runner in Boulder, Colorado, who’s run everything from 5k’s to ultra-marathons, experienced all of these scenarios and more after she had children. The juggling, the anxiety, and the guilt began. But one day on a run (of course), she had an epiphany: races should provide childcare! Read more >>