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Glencoe Icebreaker 10K Road Race - Run10k

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Calgary, Alberta
Glencoe Club
12C / 54F
Total Time = 39m 18s
Overall Rank = 20/557
Age Group = M35-39
Age Group Rank = 6/31
Pre-race routine:

1 poptart and some perform with a bit of coffee but not too much.

Kinvara2s, ultra shorts, compression top with long sleeve tech and gloves.

Event warmup:

Light jogging, strip down to shorts.

  • 39m 18s
  • 10 kms
  • 03m 56s  min/km

Have been running big volume last few months - but took no days off or reduction for this race. Felt really good, and while I finished with nothing left in the tank, I was able to eat brunch and go run 15km more afterwards. Not very stiff the next day either.
What would you do differently?:

Ran an even split race, with only about 4-5 sec variance except for last lap.
Post race
Warm down:

Stretched properly this time, and then went in for the huge buffet/brunch they put on.

What limited your ability to perform faster:

Middle of marathon training cycle.

Event comments:

Again with the prizes and draws - 2 bikes, 1 trip for two anywhere Westjet flies, and 100s of $ of gift certs. Huge fancy brunch as well!

Last updated: 2014-01-13 12:00 AM
00:39:18 | 10 kms | 03m 56s  min/km
Age Group: 6/31
Overall: 20/557
Performance: Good
Avg HR: 161 Max HR: 172
Course: Single loop, 1 major hill.
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

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