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Princeton, New Jersey
United States
Manna Christian Fellowship
45F / 7C
Overcast
Total Time = 26m 44s
Overall Rank = 114/148
Age Group = F18-99
Age Group Rank = 43/68
Pre-race routine:

Registered. Decided it was too cold for what I was wearing and went home for hat and gloves. (It's nice to be 3 minutes from home.)
Event warmup:

Easy jog to warm up and get used to the wind.
Run
  • 26m 44s
  • 2.5 miles
  • 10m 41s  min/mile
Comments:

This is the first time I have run on grass, so it felt different. The wind was wicked, and when we headed into the wind it felt like I stopped moving forward. The other participants were mostly Princeton University students, so much younger than me. I was just running for fun, so it ended up being a good training run. I was disappointed that "5K" was only 2.5 miles, but I thought my time was decent considering the wind.
Post race
Warm down:

Drank some water, went home.

What limited your ability to perform faster:

Wind, plus I really was just there for the fun of it and didn't really race.




Last updated: 2009-04-04 12:00 AM
Running
00:26:44 | 02.5 miles | 10m 41s  min/mile
Age Group: 43/68
Overall: 114/148
Performance: Average
Course: Through fields.
Keeping cool Good Drinking Just right
Post race
Weight change: %
Overall:
Mental exertion [1-5]
Physical exertion [1-5]
Good race? Ok
Evaluation
Course challenge Just right
Organized? Yes
Events on-time? Yes
Lots of volunteers? Yes
Plenty of drinks? Yes
Post race activities: Average
Race evaluation [1-5] 3

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2009-04-04 5:40 PM

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Master
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2009-04-05 9:18 AM
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Champion
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Glad you had a fun training run.  Good job!

2009-04-05 5:48 PM
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Iron Donkey
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Why upset?  You finished earlier than expected, right?
2009-04-06 9:30 AM
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Master
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Subject: RE: Justice 5K Run
Grass and wind is tough! Great job getting out there.
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