Congrats on your race Pam, definitely sounds like a lot of fun!
C25K Graduate 6/15/11
Gibson Guitars 5k (6/11/11, first 5k, 34:58)
Comcast Firecracker 5k (7/3/11, 31:13)
Forrest Spence 5k (8/27/11, 28:15)
Chick-Fil-A 5k (9/5/11, 29:26)
Cooper Young Festival 4-Miler (9/16/11, 36:30)
Camp Good Grief 5k (10/2/11, 28:45)
LeBonheur Pumpkin Run 5k (10/8/11, 27:09)
Home Run 5k (10/23/11, 27:55)
Turkey Trot 4-Miler (11/24/11, 36:50)
St. Jude Half Marathon (12/3/11, 2:22:33)
Congratulations on your Half, Pam. Awesome time and wonderful report. Sounds like it was a really fabulous experience!
Equinoxalizer 5K 3/19/2011: Time 37:13; 2nd place in age group!
Dogwood 5K April 29, 2011: Time 36:15
Running of the Bulls 8K 6/18/2011: Time: 61 minutes 15 seconds
Mebane on the Move 10K 09/10/2011: Time 75 minutes 16 seconds; 1st in age group (oldest woman running!)
Valentine's Massacre Marathon Relay 2/12/2012: Team distance 26.2 my pace 12:02 my distance 8 miles
Fleet Feet 4-mile in Chapel Hill 4/22/2012: PR for 11:53 pace!! WOOOHOOO!
Run for the Haw 5K on 5/26/2012: PR for 11:50 pace and First in Age Group! First race in Skele-Toes (minimalist shoes)
Running of the Bulls 8K 6/02/2012:
Yellow Brick Road 5-Miler 07/14/2012:
Keep on running!
Congrats on your Half and your time... Thanks for sharing the pics, you both look cute with those shirts!
congrats on your time-- man,you are fast- that's like 20 minutes faster than even my DREAM time.
I'd love to pretend it IS because I'm fast - but seriously - there was a LOT of downhill..... I mean a lot. I really think know that helped.
I'm doing another half in Atlanta in the fall so I'll be able to see better what my 'real' time is - however I have to say this race is an ego booster for sure.
I think the overall winner had a time of 1:13 CAN YOU IMAGINE???????????? That was my 10k time last year hahahahhha Omg some people are just too fast
Well - if you ever want to get a PR plan to do the Downhill at Dawn in Ridgecrest, NC. It's at a baptist conference center and they have little hotel/apartment type things there. $89 a night and the race literally started right outside our door!! People there were SO NICE and it really made us feel like a million bucks (minus mile 10 - that made us feel SORE hahaha).
My PR's (post kid haha)
Beat the Street for Little Feet 5k: 26:34
Big Peach Sizzler 10K: 52:21
Downhill at Dawn Half Marathon: 1:55:02 (first and only other than one that I ran with a friend to pace her)
Soldier Marathon: 4:09:16 (first and only so far...)
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sounds like everyone is doing well! i've been so busy that i've only had time to do shorter runs this week-- 2-3 miles. however, i've been running every-other-day and will, hopefully, do 4 miles tomorrow. i've also been fighting this horrible stomach bug that put me out last week and slowed me down this week. i'm feeling better and am registered to do a 10k on sunday. i registered before my bug hit me, so i'm going to take it easy.
a couple of weeks ago, i also signed up for my first half, which will be the northern california half in san jose in mid-sept. i think it will be fun and am looking forward to it. so, i've got two halfs on my calendar-- one in september and one in november.
have a great weekend!
Successfully completed races since I started running in Aug. 2009:
one 2-mile fun run
two 5-mile runs
Chinese New Year Run 5K or 10K, San Francisco (Feb. 2011)
Jenny's Light 10K, Los Gatos (March 2011)
Go Green St. Patrick's Day 10K, Los Gatos (March 2011)
Great Race, Saratoga, CA (April 2011)
Big Bear Run 5K, Atherton, CA (May 2011)
Bay to Breakers 12K, San Francisco (May 2011)
Trail Quake 2011 10K, Saratoga, CA (June 2011)
NorCal Half Marathon, San Jose, CA (September 2011)
Big Sur Half Marathon, Monterey, CA (November 2011)