91/94 would be a pretty good test grade, right? It’s less awesome however when it is your race standing. But let’s backup. I worked the packet pickup- late registration table for the race on Saturday. It went really smooth, mostly pickups for the 10k. … Continue Reading “HOB Fun Run Recap”
Ever have one of those runs that makes you feel crazy? Today’s run went something like this– Yay, the sun is shining- oh more geese, but they don’t look cranky today, that’s good- wow, this feels hard, maybe I’m running too fast- check watch-… Continue Reading “Slightly Unfocused”
Sunday started out according to plan. I slept in a little, started some laundry and then met my family for a last guilty lunch. Per usual, it was pizza and salads at a local restaurant. It was very yummy. I then headed home to… Continue Reading “Paving the Road”
The final countdown has begun!!! I am torn between being super excited and freaking out. It happens before every big race, that feeling of “oh what have I taken on?”. But I can’t wait! Due to the previously mentioned dream, I may be setting… Continue Reading “In the home stretch…”
Race day is just a few hours from now and I am stoked. I worked the registration booth for a few hours today and it’s always fun. People are so eager and excited to pick up their gear and see what this year’s shirt… Continue Reading “Less than 12 hours to go!”
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