Prospect Park, Brooklyn
28 January 2012
58:50.02 Finish, 10k PR
This was an awesome race, and not just because I ran it faster than expected.
I’ve been looking for opportunity to run races that are NOT organized and hosted by New York Road Runners, so I’ve been paying attention to races posted on NYCRuns.com. Steve Lastoe, who runs the site, also directed this race, which is part of a three-race series called the Freeze & Fuhgeddaboudit Series. There were some problems with timing, mainly that the NYCRuns brand new timing system didn’t work, so the race was turned into a “fun run” at the start line. No matter, because I was still going to race it! Most everyone was running with GPS anyway and the small number of runners meant the finish line clock was nearly dead on. (more…)