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Half marathon yes or no

Thursday, February 14, 2013

I did not get a real run in (other than a little jogging around the neighborhood with the dogs and the horse) because of my recent cold. I could try to go on a long run tomorrow if the weather is decent.
I'm trying to decide whether I really want to run the Half-marathon on March 2. I suspect if the weather is nice I'll feel like it, even without the prospect of running a personal best. If the weather is cold and wet I probably won't feel like it, kind of the same as for the long runs.
I think I'll wait and see how I feel closer to the date. Last year I ran in spite of having a cold and it went ok, just pretty slow. Either way I'll probably try to do a 10 mile long run whenever the weather is decent, not too cold, not too windy and not rainy.

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KELTIC-CARA 2/25/2013 6:26PM

    I'm sure you will be really please if you did. Also it will help with you satistics since you also take into account how you feel and the weather.


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CINDYTW 2/15/2013 5:56PM

  I already paid for my 1/2, and with recent setbacks I know I am not going to be able to run it. I am still going to go, and just plan on run/walk intervals. For me, I don't thing running has to mean a PR, or anything spectacular. I think being out there doing it and being active is the point.

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PASTAFARIAN 2/15/2013 10:43AM

    Which HM are you contemplating?

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LEW0213 2/15/2013 8:24AM

    I give you a lot of credit just thinking about running 10 miles. Wow!!


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