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Samsung Night Run 10K - Run10k


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CDMX, Distrito Federal
MX
ASDeporte
60F / 16C
Overcast
Total Time = 49m 50s
Overall Rank = 66/1142
Age Group = M 45-49
Age Group Rank = 11/48
Pre-race routine:

Got there a bit late so no warmup or anything. I did do a hard 90 minute bike workout this morning so legs were not rested. I figure it was my first high altitude race and really wasn't serious
Event warmup:

no warmup
Run
  • 49m 50s
  • 10 kms
  • 04m 59s  min/km
Comments:

First of all, I made the mistake that this race would be ranked on chip time not gun time. I started from the very back and spent the first 5K or so passing people. I think I probably passed close to 1000 people during this race without exaggerating. I think that I was at least 2 minutes slower than I could have run. I had to stop a few times as the course got bottlenecked at some points. Also burned a lot energy ducking left and right.
What would you do differently?:

Get there earlier and get at least a short warmup in. Also, start near the front since I can have someone to race with. Finally, I haven't had a lot of training before this race and in fact had only 1 run longer than 10K in the last 2 months.
Post race
Warm down:

no real cooldown, just walked around and talked with coworkers.

What limited your ability to perform faster:

lack of training and not lining up near the front where I would be able to run with people close to my pace and actually race someone

Event comments:

First high altitude race!




Last updated: 2016-07-28 12:00 AM
Running
00:49:50 | 10 kms | 04m 59s  min/km
Age Group: 11/48
Overall: 66/1142
Performance: Below average
http://www.asdeporte.com/resultadoseventos/detalle.asp?evento=5128&id=18898984&criterio=ID_INSCRIPCION&sw1=3
Course:
Keeping cool Good Drinking Not enough
Post race
Weight change: %
Overall: Below average
Mental exertion [1-5] 3
Physical exertion [1-5] 3
Good race? Ok
Evaluation
Course challenge Just right
Organized? Yes
Events on-time? Yes
Lots of volunteers? Yes
Plenty of drinks? No
Post race activities: Average
Race evaluation [1-5] 3

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