Finished My First Marathon


ING Hartford Marathon Results 2012

 

Finished the marathon! I’m a bit tired but relatively injury free. I felt real good throughout the race and kept really close to my goal pace of 4:45. I’ll give a full recap later. I thought of you all often and it really kept me going. Last night I read a great post about marathon advice by Kris Lawrence (no relation that I know of) that also really helped me out.

Best of luck to all those running in Chicago tomorrow and in other places.

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30 thoughts on “Finished My First Marathon

  1. Fit Journey 50

    Congratulations! Sounds like it went well. Looking forward to the recap!

  2. Welcome to the club!

  3. Annabelle

    Congrats! Look forward to reading more about your race!

  4. Yay! So glad it all went to plan, I had a great Race too, and told all my friends about you and your journey, so you may just end up with a few more new readers 🙂
    Can’t wait to hear more!
    Rest up!

  5. PaulSmuts

    Congrats, awesome stuff! All the training has paid off!

  6. Congratulations on completing your first marathon! 🙂

  7. Woohoo! Cannot wait to read about the recap later! I’m headed out to the city to cheer on the marathoners in Chicago. Take it easy today, you’ve earned it 😉

  8. Wow. Way to go!!! That is a great achievement. Enjoy some rest.

  9. Well done. Enjoy your recovery.

  10. CONGRATS!! Fantastic news!!

  11. Awesome Job!! Have a great recovery and can’t wait to hear all about the marathon!!

  12. I am looking forward to your recap! Only 2 more weeks and I can join the same club you just did!

  13. Congratulations!

  14. Congrats on a job well done!!

  15. Congratulations!

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