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2/2/11 12:11 P

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Update: I ran the 5K, my first 5K, and did better than I had hoped. I finished at 29:51 and ran the whole thing. That was 143 out of 500 entrants and 11 in my age/ gender group so i am very pleased.

I do recommend this run. It's a nice jaunt through downtown, looping around Rice park and a brief pass down to Shephard. Unfortunately this means you need to climb up Jackson from Shepard to Kellogg, but it's over quickly.

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1/12/11 3:11 P

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Have fun!

I work for Securian and I have not participated in this race. Kind of sad....

But the 29th we have sport functions for our kids so the race is out for me again this year.

~ ELAINE, Minnesota ~


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1/9/11 10:12 P

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Sounds fun.
I've never done a 5k, I'm not a runner.. but I did see on the site that the 5k was open to walkers as well.
I already have plans on the 29th though




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1/9/11 10:02 P

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Good luck VALKYR8!
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1/5/11 4:06 P

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Too cold =P I'm a wimp when it comes to running outdoors in adverse weather.

I heard, if you break a cookie in half.... all of the calories fall out... megsfitness.wordpress.com


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1/4/11 11:37 A

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Thanx for the info. I've been debating if I'll do it. I just did the Polar Dash 10k. I'm not sure I can persuade my family to watch me run another winter race. But we'll see.

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1/4/11 11:28 A

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I wanted to get the word out about the Securian Winter Run. There is a 5K, 10K (new this year) and Half Marathon distance for the run. I'm running the 5K, my first 5K, and I think there is still time to train if people are interested.

Deadline to register is January 25th.
www.securian.com/Securian/Sec
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