Marisa, in my opinion, you picked one of the best venues for your first Half. I ran Savannah for my full last year and I just loved it. I love Savannah. I wish I could have done it this year too, but maybe the Savannah Half next year.
Love the Medal this year.
Start by doing what is necessary, then do what is possible and suddenly you will be doing the impossible -- St Francis of Assisi
Congrats on training, finishing, and the great time!
Dana, Half Fanatic #1693
Completed 2013 Events: Feb 9 - Pedaling the Prairie, 45 miles Feb 16 - Lions Club Bike Ride, 46.5 miles Mar 3 - The Great Plane Ride, 25 hilly miles Aug 18 - TriGirl Sprint Duathlon Sept 2 - Dam Ride, 32 miles
Great time for your first half IMO! Would love to read a race report if you posted one.
3/31/12 Trailbreaker half marathon 13.1 miles in 3 hours 13 minutes 4/20/13 Neighborhood Watch 5K 39:17.6 10/5/13 5K Grace Pet Fest 38:47.6 12/1/13 Secret City Half Marathon around 3 hours and 4 minutes 4/19/14 Butterflies for Hope 5K for Lupus 39:23.8 (I hurt my back a few days before, and though it was my first official 5K with some jogging, my back hurt, so was very slow.) 2/7/15 Hearts & Soles 5K, San Jose 34:50 (Recovering from a cold and wet day.)
current weight: 7.6 over
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Hi, my name is Marisa! I actually just ran my first half marathon this past Saturday (Rock 'n' Roll Savannah Half). My best friend and I trained for the last few months, and we think we did fairly well for our first one! My time was 2:34:43. I would like to run more halfs in the future, so hopefully I can get some advice from others on this SparkTeam so that next go round I have an even better time.
Rock 'n' Roll Savannah Half Marathon (Nov 2012): 2:34:43
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