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Portland 1/2 marathon

Monday, October 11, 2010

Well, we did it. We made it though 13.1 miles for the inaugural Portland 1/2 marathon. We did the full marathon in 2008 and I thought I couldn't get any wetter but I was wrong. It poured on us at times but we still had a good time and there was a great atmosphere with bands and many spectators cheering us on. I'm glad we did it but I'm still kind of sore today but I know it will be better in the next couple of days. I also saw some very inspirational people doing the race including one woman who was completing her 43rd marathon. I hope I'm that active when I'm her age.

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BERRY4 10/12/2010 12:47AM

    Wish the weather could have cooperated. (Don't know why they changed the Marathon from the first Sunday of October?? Last week was quite nice!) - "Hats off" for hanging in there during the rain.

Congrats on finishing your 1/2 marathon! It is definitely worth doing!

Keep up the good work!

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