Prospect Park, Brooklyn
17 February 2013
I was completely unprepared for this race. That combined with high winds and windchills in the single digits did not make for a great race. I finished ten minutes slower than my 10-mile PR (which was set at this same race back in 2011).
If not for the wind, conditions would have been great. The most comfortable part of the race was standing in the start corral, which was in a sunny spot protected from the gusts. I saw a friend at the start and ran with her for about a mile–too fast, honestly. (more…)