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Color Run St. Louis 4.27.2013

Sunday, April 28, 2013

I did my First Color Run yesterday. Yes the weather was nasty wet and rainy and my best friend was sick. I had a BLAST with my lil cousin.

My cousin doesn't run so we walked it and not even really a power walk. But hey it was some exercise. I wore my HRM and burned almost 400 calories over a hour.

IT was crazy to see the people, even saw one young lady with an old wedding dress on!? LOL I didn't take a picture she had enough people taking pictures of her.

The funniest thing was after we went through the blue we started running and my cousin turns and looks at me and say "why are we running?" I replied "I don't know" she then says, "can we stop?" and I say "well sure" and we stop running! Almost died laughing! emoticon
We got so many likes and comments on FB, there are about 5-6 people who are going to do it with us in September when it comes back to the STL!
Here are a few pictures of us.

Before & After Shot!

Me at the very end after the Festival of Colors!

Since this was my first I assume b/c of the rain the color was really sticking to us, more than it would have been if it were a dry day?!?

Anyhoo, again much FUN! And can't wait to do it again in September and hoping it will be DRY and a little warmer it was only about 53 degrees yesterday.

Later that night I went to a concert and this is what I wore! I ran into a few people who hadn't seen me in awhile and I got quite a few compliments on m weightloss! emoticon emoticon

Have a good one!

Member Comments About This Blog Post:
NIKKICOLE83 5/20/2013 10:18AM

    I am so sad that I missed this blog when you wrote it. I am so happy that you decided to go. You looked to have had so much fun and I hope you sign up for more runs even if you don't run it. And you looked so good that night! Your hair is getting so long!

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JUSTYNA7 5/5/2013 5:09PM

    Fabulous! I always wondered what a colour run was! Thanks!

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VALKYRIA- 5/2/2013 9:46AM

    wowow! You are looking hot, lady! emoticon

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KRISZTA11 4/30/2013 5:44AM

    The Color Run looks like a lot of fun, and you two look great!
Thanks for sharing the pictures.
emoticon to your weight loss success, you are an inspiration!

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GIRLONFIRE1979 4/29/2013 5:37PM

    You look amazing!!!!!!!!!!!!! I have never heard of a color run before but it looks like so much fun. I would totally do one.

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MOLO14 4/29/2013 5:12PM

    Stephanie you look fantastic!!!
Checking back in after a delayed absence from SP and so happy to see/read about how amazing you appear to be doing :)
The Color Run looks like fun, and it looks like you MADE it fun - despite the weather.
Keep on doing great!

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BRANDNEWME78 4/29/2013 12:14PM

    I am so glad you did the Color Run and had sooo much fun - I knew you would!! Your pics show what a good time you had! I'll keep my fingers crossed for better weather for you in September. When I did the one in Jacksonville in Decemeber it was cold and rainy too so I have no idea if the paint will stick more or less in dry conditions (but I know you'll find out soon enough!)!

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SARAHJ19 4/29/2013 9:39AM

    How awesome!!! what a crappy day it was saturday! i did a 5k and was soaked!!! girl you look fantastic! keep it up!!!

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CM_GARDNER78 4/29/2013 9:39AM

    You are looking GREAT Stephanie!!! Looks like you guys had a blast on the Color Run! I definitely want to try one some day... :-)

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BMCOLLEY 4/29/2013 12:45AM

    Looking good there!

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DEEEBEE 4/28/2013 10:34PM

    You're looking good! And you ran, at least a part of it! Someone else from our team wrote about the Color Run today. She thought the rain made the paint stick to her more, too. She could not get it off easily. You two look like you had so much fun, just like you said you did.

DeAnne, Missourians Team

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KPACE7 4/28/2013 10:31PM

    The Color Run looks like it was a lot of fun! You look great too! emoticon

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