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Houston, Texas
United States
40F / 4C
Sunny
Total Time = 1h 59m 11s
Overall Rank = 2444/
Age Group = 35-39
Age Group Rank = 175/
Pre-race routine:

Woke up at 5am. Had two cups of coffee and oatmeal with honey and cinnamon. Left the house at 6:20 and walk to Corral B. Saw Will and decided to start out of Corral D with him and then saw my other friends as well.
Event warmup:

None
Run
  • 1h 59m 11s
  • 13.1 miles
  • 09m 06s  min/mile
Comments:

Will and I started together. Next time we are starting in a Corral that goes out first. I had to leave Will to go to the port o can right in the beginning but was able to catch up to him around mile 7 or 8. Ran together a little towards the finish. I ran this one faster than I ever have a half. Felt the hurt but it felt good!
What would you do differently?:

Longer training plan.
Post race
Warm down:

Walked with Will through GRB to get our goods and then head to meet our friends. El Big Bad for brunch.

Event comments:

Always a fun race!




Last updated: 2015-12-08 12:00 AM
Running
01:59:11 | 13.1 miles | 09m 06s  min/mile
Age Group: 175/
Overall: 2444/
Performance: Good
Course: New course since the last time I ran it. No more Heights which was a bummer but this course was wide streets.
Keeping cool Good Drinking Just right
Post race
Weight change: %
Overall:
Mental exertion [1-5]
Physical exertion [1-5]
Good race?
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] 4

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