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Kannapolis, North Carolina
United States
YMCA
42F / 6C
Overcast
Total Time = 20m 49s
Overall Rank = 24/300
Age Group = 25-29
Age Group Rank = 2/13
Pre-race routine:

Drove up and left around 815 to get up in time, went and registered, then popped some coffee from the Y in, changed, took a dump (thank GOD!), then began warmup
Event warmup:

about 1.25 miles on course, about 8:13 mile pace...honestly felt a little tight...
Run
  • 20m 49s
  • 3.11 miles
  • 06m 41s  min/mile
Comments:

Felt really strong up front after running over a kid, lost no speed since the season ended which is great,
What would you do differently?:

Not run over the kid and lose weight, maybe push more towards the end...I had some left..
Post race
Warm down:

Ran another 1.25 or so, around 8:30 pace...

What limited your ability to perform faster:

Weight and some mental toughness

Event comments:

Good race, but not many good snacks afterwards, lots of waiting around time, still great competition and many volunteers, though most of them weren't cheering...a bit disorganized inside...




Last updated: 2011-12-18 12:00 AM
Running
00:20:49 | 03.11 miles | 06m 41s  min/mile
Age Group: 2/13
Overall: 13/300
Performance: Good
Course: Kind of an out and bank of sorts, kind of a lollipop, on mmr, challenging courses, pretty hilly
Keeping cool Good Drinking Just right
Post race
Weight change: %?
Overall: Good
Mental exertion [1-5] 3
Physical exertion [1-5] 3
Good race? Yes
Evaluation
Course challenge Too hard
Organized? Yes
Events on-time? Yes
Lots of volunteers? Yes
Plenty of drinks? Yes
Post race activities: Below average
Race evaluation [1-5] 3

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