Race #34 is complete.
The weather was 73 degrees and breezy, with lots of sunshine. The second I got to the race, I saw a mom from my son’s school who my wife and I run into most days. She was a pacer today for the 1:45 group. I was having a premonition of finishing in 1:44 so I decided to run with her. Our “group” was only a few people. Much of the race I broke away and went secretive rogue runner and ran ahead but at mile 8 or so I was doing good to slog along and hold pace with them. At each mile marker I was spot-on at 7’58” per mile. In the end, I sprinted to the finish to secure my 1:44 finish time.
Not much else to say. I have to run 20 miles next Saturday rain or shine. I’m not looking forward to it. I’m getting seriously burnt out on running right now. I’m guessing that after Oct. 13, I will re-evaluate my goals and go from there. Right now, I am complete toast.PS: The two 1:45 pacers crossed the finish line at 1:45 on the nose. So impressed with that.
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- happyhealthycook said: Killed. It. You rock, J.
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