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4 on the Fourth Bridgeton Maine

Thursday, July 04, 2013

nice local race - it is in the heart of "The Lakes Region" so tons of people and 36 states represented and several countries as well.

Lots of "campers" as well. The camps in the area and there are a gazillion of them send some of their campers and counselors to race..... as you can imagine a real cluster at the beginning.

Did I say hot? Yowza

Not my fastest 4 miler but I guess good enough to get first place in my age group!
Hope you all are having a great 4th - swimming- kayaking and having fun are rounding out my day.

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SHIRAZSOLLY 7/10/2013 1:03AM

    I like that kind of atmosphere - campers, families, people from all over... as long as you can stay out of the traffic snarl by getting there early and staying late, it's a sure way to see interesting things and meet people with great stories to tell!

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BROOKLYN_BORN 7/5/2013 10:09AM

    Congratulations both on getting out there on a hot day and on your award! Good for you!

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TIMOTHYNOHE 7/4/2013 9:46PM

    I did my 10k in 76F weather. That is hot for any running, but coupled with +90% humidity ... I was soaked, dripping from the brim of my hat to the bottom of my shorts.

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OWL_20 7/4/2013 9:23PM

    emoticon on the race! Sounds like a fun one, despite the yucky weather!

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BESCATS 7/4/2013 8:00PM

    Good for you. I commend you on running in this hot, humid weather. emoticon

I'm from Maine also Bangor & Lincoln), but have been in Vermont for many years.

Once a Mainer, always a Mainer !!!

Happy 4th emoticon emoticon

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MJRVIC2000 7/4/2013 6:47PM

    MJRVIC2000 is Spreading The Spark To Have A Blessed and Safe 4th! God Bless YOU! Vic.

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