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Our rainy Saturday training ;)

Saturday, February 18, 2012

So Neal (PositiveOne), Teresa (Oldschooler), Leslie (LMTorres), and I turned up at McAlister Park for our training for the San Antonio 1/2 Sparkathon (13.1 miles). Not only did we brave the weather, low water crossings, and craziness BUT we actually played rescuers! There was also a 5k to support those who are victims of domestic violence and due to the rain (about 1" per hour btw) the parking areas were total mud! This one poor truck with two girls in it was fairly hopelessly stuck. So we helped push her out of the mud! SA POWER! ;) I would have said GIRL POWER but Neal was a big part of that rescue so can't just put it all on the girls. ;) We got in about 2.15 miles in the rain and ick. Proud of all of us who made it out. Way to go SA Spark! :)
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  • MSKRIS7
    Way to go!!
    1747 days ago
  • JESSICA2140
    That is so cool!! SP is not big in my area, and I'm jealous of the Spark users who are able to meet up and workout together!
    1754 days ago
  • BILL60
    I know where you're coming from. My bike ride in La Vernia was quite challenging with the rain and wind.
    1754 days ago
  • MRSSUZSTAR
    Thanks all. :) BOY am I feeling pushing the truck out of the mud today! I even went to bed early because I was feeling so sore last night. :P We did a good deed and that makes the pain worth it.
    1754 days ago
  • MELITOD
    Yeah for you!!
    1754 days ago
  • CEKNIGHT
    Awesome!!! Great story!
    1754 days ago
  • POOKASLUAGH
    You guys are awesome! I admit, I chickened out since it was hailing at my house about the time I should have headed out!
    1754 days ago
  • LIVESTRONG2010
    Proud of you all for showing. I won't be around since I started working for Home Depot and my weekends belong to them emoticon

    Would so love to be out there with you all!
    1754 days ago
  • MJ-SHE-BEAST
    I'm with TaMara, yay for our brave SA members who both braved the elements AND were heroes to those poor stranded folks! I'm a little bummed because I haven't met Leslie yet, but I'm sure we will do that next week! So very proud of you guys!
    1754 days ago
  • TAMARA6905
    Way to go! Sorry I couldn't make it, but I'm way proud of y'all for toughing it out! And being rescue heroes on top of it?!?! Awesome!
    1754 days ago
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