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Boilermaker 15K Road Race - Run15k

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Utica, New York
United States
Boilermaker Road Race
70F / 21C
Total Time = 1h 02m 44s
Overall Rank = 416/11357
Age Group = M30-34
Age Group Rank = 64/862
Event warmup:

Nothing really, just walked from the bus drop off to packet pick-up, then to the start area.
  • 1h 02m 44s
  • 15 kms
  • 04m 11s  min/km

Wasn't sure what to expect having just gone pretty hard in a triathlon the day before, and the day before that flying back in after a week of hiking in Colorado. Started off close to Clay, but quickly realized I wasn't going to be able to stay with him. Hit the 5k maker right at 20:00, and realized I wasn't going to be able to hold that, either. I was in for a rough 15k, but I refused to just jog it in. Tried to keep the pace hard, but not blow up. The late downhills were nice. Grabbed an icepop from a fan towards the end, because why not?
What would you do differently?:

I really had no business doing this race, to be honest. All things considered though, not a terrible performance.
Post race
What limited your ability to perform faster:

See above, recent travel, triathlon the day before.

Event comments:

Very cool race, I'll have to come back one year when I can actually give it my best!

Last updated: 2017-04-29 12:00 AM
01:02:44 | 15 kms | 04m 11s  min/km
Age Group: 64/862
Overall: 416/11357
Performance: Average
Course: A few hills early, downhill late, mostly flat
Keeping cool Good Drinking Just right
Post race
Weight change: %
Overall: Average
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

2017-04-29 4:14 PM

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