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Outer Banks Marathon - RunMarathon

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Kitty Hawk, North Carolina
United States
Outer Banks Sporting Events
60F / 16C
Total Time = 3h 55m 42s
Overall Rank = 432/1661
Age Group = 40-44
Age Group Rank = 53/133
Pre-race routine:

woke up and drank some coffe and an ensure and ate a bannanna. drove to the finish area to get the shuttle to the start. Carried a powerade and pbj bagel with me
Event warmup:

stretched, short jog.
  • 3h 55m 42s
  • 26.2 miles
  • 09m  min/mile

kept a good pace through mile 21. right about 8:30. friend I ran with had his garmin on which kept us from going out way fast and blowing up. about mile 22 I started taking more time at the aid station and I walked three 60 second intervals after that, not including the last two aid stations
What would you do differently?:

not much. when i finished i thought about what i needed to tweak in my training to get faster
Post race
Warm down:

stretched and waited for friends to finish. walked about 5 blocks to the car, rolled and stretched some more. changed and drove home

What limited your ability to perform faster:


Event comments:

volunteers were great and lots of people along race course to cheer you on. great race. will most likely do it again next year

Last updated: 2010-11-16 12:00 AM
03:55:42 | 26.2 miles | 09m  min/mile
Age Group: 53/133
Overall: 432/1661
Performance: Good
Course: point to point, mostly asphalt with about five miles or so on dirt road or trail
Keeping cool Good Drinking Just right
Post race
Weight change: %
Overall: Good
Mental exertion [1-5] 4
Physical exertion [1-5] 4
Good race? Yes
Course challenge Just right
Organized? Yes
Events on-time? Yes
Lots of volunteers? Yes
Plenty of drinks? Yes
Post race activities: Good
Race evaluation [1-5] 5

2010-11-16 4:40 AM

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