Racing Hither and Yon

5K PR –  39:43 (12:48 pace) Hello Cupcake! 5k in Frederick, MD (10April2011)

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Completed in 2012:

Baltimore Women’s Classic 5k

  • Finish 42:27 (13:10 pace)
  • Hot summer morning, but fun
  • Good race that was well organized
  • Not a lot to say

Warrior Dash Mechanicsville, MD

RAWR!

  • Finish  – 1:15:00 (25:00 pace)
  • Harder than last year, lots of climbing
  • Scary mud pit
  • Still a lot of fun

Preakness 5k Baltimore, MD

  • Finish – 42:17 (13:30 pace)
  • Hot race with first third in sand
  • Again, lack in training (pattern?) and no pictures

Fiesta 5k Baltimore, MD

  • Finish – 41:50 (13:29 pace)
  • Nice flat loop
  • Lacking in training and upset tummy
  • Forgot to take pictures

Kelly Shamrock 5k Baltimore, MD

After race hydration and carbs

  • Finish – 40:11 (12:57 pace)
  • Almost PR’ed! Training showed
  • The weather was beautiful and it was my first Bmore race

Love the Run You’re With 5k Arlington, VA

Drinks after the run!

  • Finish Time – 45:01 (14:31 pace)
  • Cold race for Valentine’s Day
  • Lots of hills with a lack of training made it a poor showing

Completed in 2011:

Hot Chocolate 5k Washington, DC 

Ready to run!

  • Finish time – 45:17; (14:01 pace)
  • Not organized, started late, organizers lied about why there was a delay.
  • Great chocolate after! And the river was pretty!

4th Annual Pat Stabler Memorial 5K fun run/walk

  • Finish Time –  44:36; 12:58 pace (at 3:36 miles, this was almost a PR pace!)
  • First run I did on a whim; Used as “long run” for training
  • Small race, no bib… also no pics. Oops.

2nd Annual Great Pumpkin Race in Frederick, MD – 25 September 2011

After the race Snack…
  • Finish time – 49:18; 15:42 pace
  • Muddy, off-road and difficult
  • Hip bothered me; lots of walking
  • Nice fall activity!

Ellicott City 5k (EC5K) in Ellicott City, MD – 30 July 2011

Woo hoo!
  • Finish Time – 45:11.6; 13:44 pace
  • This distance was more than 5k, 3.3 miles
  • Again with mostly downhill start and then run back up
  • Hot and humid

Caribbean Race Series 5k in Washington DC – 9 July 2011

  • Finish Time – 36:02; 13:04 pace 
  • The distance was less than 5k, it was 2.6 miles
  • Downhill to turnaround and then all uphill, walked most of the uphill portion

Susan G Komen Race for the Cure 5k in Washington DC – 4 June 2011

  •  Finish Time – 41:56; 13:31 pace
  • I got to see Ken who I had not seen in years and Kerry who I have also not seen in a while
  • First time running with April and LeeAnn
  • Slowest 5k – had hip issues and a lack of training

The Warrior Dash in Bud’s Creek, MD – 22 May 2011

  • Finish time 58:38; 18:54 pace
  • So muddy and fun!
  • Got a neat hat, a shirt, a medal and a free beer
  • Draining and hard, but worth it

Hello Cupcake! 5k in Frederick, MD – 10 April 2011

  • Finish Time 39:43; 12:48 pace (PR)
  • Mostly flat this time
  • FREE CUPCAKE
The St Patrick’s Day 5k in Hampstead, MD – 13 March 2011

  • FIRST 5K EVER!
  • Finish Time – 41:23; 13:21 pace
  • 1st in 30-34 age group
  • Super hilly, early and awesome

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