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Finished my First Marathon Yesterday (Read 93 times)

ckerr1999


    Finished my first marathon yesterday. Just missed my goal time of <4:00.. Finished 4:09.25. I guess its okay, considering I only started running in August 2012 (14 months ago)  I was on pace for a 3:45 finish through 16 miles, but the last 10 miles took everything out of me. I am in total agony today, but it was well worth it.

    2013 Goals

     

    Complete my first marathon - Scotiabank Marathon Oct. 20 2013 - Target time 4:00

    2013-Run 1500 miles

     

     

      Amazing job! Congratulations!

        Congrats ckerr!  Pretty close to your goal, and, since it was your first, you didn't have a lot to go on.  Well-earned pain is good pain, right?

        Well at least someone here is making relevance to the subject.

        mab411


        Proboscis Colossus

          No, you didn't "miss your goal time," you "got a PR!"  Smile

           

          And besides any of that, you ran 26.2 miles!!  Nothing to sniff at!

           

          Great job, and congratulations!

          "God guides us on our journey, but careful with those feet." - David Lee Roth, of all people