19 October 2014
2:13:43 – PR
It was the best of races, it was the worst of races.
I had run pretty fast—for me—at the Run for the Rings Half Marathon a week prior to this race, but I never expected in a million years to PR by a full 6:00. That’s almost unheard of. I chalk it up to finally getting my food/fluids right*, good weather, new course distraction, and running by feel without obsessively checking my Garmin.
Now, I never thought I’d be complaining about a race I PRed at, but I have some complaints. (more…)