Author Archives: lacroixjul

My Training Equipment

Here’s a little sneak peek of my favourite running gear: Nathan hydration running backpack: I fell in love with the style of this backpack a few months ago at Bushtukah (my favourite place to shop in Ottawa!). I have never … Continue reading

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My Love4Gambia Training

I thought I was invincible. If I can do an Ironman, I can do anything right? …hum not quite! Training for Love4Gambia is not exactly what I expected. It’s actually a little bit tougher than I thought. Ok, it’s way … Continue reading

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My Athletic Background

At a very young age, my parents taught me that sports and exercise were the key to a healthy lifestyle. Therefore, I tried many different sports when I was a little girl: figure skating, jazz ballet, cross country skiing, downhill skiing, … Continue reading

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The Starfish Thrower

Bonjour! First off, I would like to say that I feel very honoured to be the 2015 Love4Gambia runner. As you may already know, starting in September, I will be on a one year sabbatical leave from work. I’ve been … Continue reading

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