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Braintree, Ma Just south of Boston, where it was in the 70's last weekend and snowing this morning!
You rarely regret the runs you do; you almost always regret the runs you skip
Marykb - I am actually from Powder Springs, just mentioned Atlanta since it seemed that so many were from so far away! I am running the Botanical Boogie in Villa Rica at noon tomorrow. I hope it will be a bit sunnier!!!
Started C25K January 25, 2010
Graduated at my first 5K, March 27, 2010
Botanical Boogie 5K, March 27, 2010 - 38:19
Good ol' Clovis New Mexico where we don't consider it wind unless it's in excess of 30 mph. Other than that it's a gentle breeze.
Get up early to run and it's freezing. Wait til later and the breezes will knock you over and take your breath away!
Just did the Bataan at WSMR. I challenge you all to give that a shot next year on March 27th, 2011.
Grand Rapids, Michigan here - I'm from the eastern side of the state (Ann Arbor), but went to college and got a job over on the west side. Started C25K in January, but am currently on a slight hiatus and just run when I can because I'm a tax accountant and it's a little bit busy this time of year. My husband and I are registered for the Fifth Third River Bank Run 5K on May 8th, hopfully in the 3 weeks after April 15th I'll be able to get up to 3 miles...
Currently Plymouth, Michigan.
M 50 Plymouth, Mi.
C25K: Completed 10/12/2009
C25K: Repeat completed 4/10/2010
My 1st 5k Martian Invasion of Races 4/10/2010 10th in my age group 36:44
Race for your Memories 5/23/10 41 4th in my age group 39:37
Teh Spree Run 6/27/10 my PB 32:29
I'm a 41 yr old female from Colorado. Running was never my "thing" due to bad junior high experiences of being forced to run "the mile" with undiagnosed asthma. I'm looking for something new and would like to try a couple 5Ks by this summer.
Southeastern New Hampshire
Beyond The Rainbow 5K (Newmarket, NH) - 4/11/2010 32:01.1
Margarita's 5K (Exeter, NH) - 5/2/2010 29.36.4
Smuttynose Will Run For Beer 5K (Newmarket, NH) - 6/6/2010
I'm a 41 yr old female from Colorado. Running was never my "thing" due to bad junior high experiences of being forced to run "the mile" with undiagnosed asthma.
Ouch! You poor thing!
Growing up, I was never into exercise either (I was always the kid who was picked last in P.E.).
Walked my first 5K in February (I have another one coming up in two weeks). Just now getting into running.
Started Walking March 2009
2010 Gasparilla 5K Fun Walk (1:17:09)
2010 AFLAC Iron Girl Clearwater 5K Run/Walk, (1:14:10)
2010 Miles For Hope 5K -- Clearwater (1:22:14) (Oh, that bridge!)
2011 Gasparilla 5+3K, (2:03:18)
2012 Gasparilla 5K Fun Walk, 3/3/12
C25K put a link to this thread on facebook and currently it has 500 replies, people from the UK, Australia.... all over the English speaking world....
Started C25K 2/14/10 Age 51 and NEVER have run before.
Coventry Challenge 5K 3/20/10, end of W5 of C25K. 40:44
Spring Forward 5K (YMCA) 4/10/10 39:57
Focus 5K Run/Walk 5/13/10 32:24... in Orlando on a totally flat course
Coventry Challenge 5K 3/19/11 37:59
?Operation Backpack 5K 5/21/11 ??? fast-paced race, finished next to last
Coventry Challenge 5K 3/17/12 38:11