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Spinners Great Pumpkin Race 8K - Run8k

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Prattville, Alabama
United States
River Region Runners
42F / 6C
Total Time = 37m 46s
Overall Rank = 20/87
Age Group = 45-49
Age Group Rank = 1/6
Pre-race routine:

Cup of coffee...
Event warmup:

I did a quick warm up run to my truck to drop off my glasses...
  • 37m 53s
  • 4.97 miles
  • 07m 37s  min/mile

Started off faster than I planned but rolled with it... stayed in a pack of about 4 runners until the first small hill... then passed all of them going up... but once on the flat again I was passed by all of them! Held a fairly consistent pace throughout the entire run!
What would you do differently?:

Run faster!
Post race
Warm down:

Bottle of water!

What limited your ability to perform faster:

Taking a couple of weeks off to let my back heal from my accident!

Event comments:

Well marked course... plenty of PPD out on the course controlling traffic!

Last updated: 2011-10-23 12:00 AM
00:37:53 | 04.97 miles | 07m 37s  min/mile
Age Group: 1/6
Overall: 0/87
Performance: Good
Course: A winding route through historic section of downtown Prattville with one small climb.
Keeping cool Good Drinking Just right
Post race
Weight change: %
Overall: Good
Mental exertion [1-5] 4
Physical exertion [1-5] 3
Good race? Yes
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

2011-10-26 6:53 AM

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