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One Goal Down...

Monday, April 23, 2012

I am very happy to report that I can check goal #1 off the list:

Yes, I did achieve a 5K race time of under 30 minutes: 28:26 was the official time, tho my Garmin said a few seconds less. I'll take the official time, that's okay with me. My previous best time in a 5K was 31:16, so that's almost 3 minutes off my time! Almost a minute per mile faster in the space of about 8 months. I'm very happy about it.

I was also able to go out the next day and run a 6 mile tempo run and felt really good doing it. Here's hoping that all bodes well for my half-marathon coming up this Saturday.

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KAYOTIC 4/26/2012 10:07AM

    emoticon great job! You should have no problem with the half!

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BOVEY63 4/24/2012 11:45AM

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MNCYCLIST 4/24/2012 9:45AM

    Congrats, great job!!!

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STARTINGINLIMBO 4/24/2012 8:43AM

    Good job!!

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JTAYLOR2011 4/24/2012 6:24AM

    emoticon Great!!

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BELLE0308 4/24/2012 4:49AM

    emoticon emoticon emoticon So awesome!!! Good for you!!

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CODEMAULER 4/24/2012 12:28AM

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LOOKING-4-ME 4/23/2012 11:51PM

    Congrats

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TAMIHUNT 4/23/2012 11:42PM

    Woo Hoo! I can't wait to hear how great you do on Saturday! emoticon

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KIRCHNG 4/23/2012 11:41PM

    Congratulations! You are an inspiration! Best of luck with your half marathon!

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