My first six months of blogging is in the books! It has been a success! I’ve learned lots of great information and I like almost all of you (that was a joke).
Here is a recap of the first half of the year:
The temperature was in the single digits for the Chilly Chili 5k and the wind chill was well-below zero. As an added bonus, the roads were covered in snow. I managed to run 18:02 and that was good for 4th place.
The Lake Effect Half Marathon was held on a beautiful day. I got to meet fellow bloggers Hollie, Laura and Heather. I ran 1:15:55 – a half marathon personal best!
The Shamrock Run has always been a tough race for me. This year was no different – I think this pretty much sums it up:
The Dar 10K was held on a frigid day at the end of April. I came in 1st and this is how I felt:
The Mountain Goat is always one of my favorites. This year I somehow managed to run 57:21!!
I also made the Strong Hearts Run Club picture:
Ryan Gosling cheering:
When I saw my time on the clock as I approached the finish:
In June, I finished my first 50-miler.
Running 50 miles is a pretty great feeling…
Until you wake up the next day…
Anyhow, that’s it!
How was your first half of the year?