Onward and Upward

The shortest race report ever:

I ran BMO Vancouver Marathon on 5 May 2013.

I finished said marathon with a personal worst of 5:59:29 when my original goal was 4:45. I blame wanting to toss my cookies with each step and the stupidly hot day.

I finished.

My feelings/opinion of the day? Meh. It was what it was and I’ve moved on… At least the course was pretty and I had a spectacular meal afterwards.

I have other, (hopefully) not so strenuous, things on the horizon which I shall write about soon.

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3 responses

  1. Hey girl, I can totally relate. My marathon on Sunday was AWFUL. Since then I have moved on, but my pity party lasted at least 48 hours. Hang in there. Hugs!

    May 22, 2013 at 6:43 am

  2. Last summer I ran a mara in 35degrees (i think that’s 95 F)….holy helllicious. harshest conditions ever. man…i am over that run…one day will be doing a redemption run…but getting my half mara time down first! Its so hard to have a crap run…i am glad I have running pals to share those frustrations and our VICTORIES!!!

    May 22, 2013 at 1:25 pm

  3. The main thing is you finished. Onto the next thing, right?

    June 1, 2013 at 6:14 pm

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