Monday, October 15, 2007

My First Marathon: The Facts

Location: Long Beach, California
Temp: High of 73 (It sure felt hotter than that)
Runners: 2159 Marathoners (35% women)

Time: 4:44
Place: 35th Place in my age/gender division

Newsflash: I am a "middle of the pack" runner

Finish Line: I have the best family and friends that came to see me reach my most challenging goal so far.

Stay tuned for:
My First Marathon: The Commentary
My First Marathon: The Weekend in Pictures

Song of the day: You Might Think by The Cars


Maddy said...

Awesome! Awesome! Awesome!

I'm so proud of you!

Great job! And a nice even time 4:44!

w00t! w00t!

My Life said...

Congratulations!!!! That is such a great time for a first marathon - wow! Can't wait for the full report!

Nancy said...

OH COOL. COOL!!! 4:44 - that's great. Can't wait to read and see the pics.


Laurel said...

YAY!!! Congratulations! That is an awesome time, I am hoping for something around that myself.

I can't wait to hear the whole report.

Jess said...

Congrats! That's so awesome!!

katieo said...


That's so great! Congrats! Can't wait to see the pictures.

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Ian said...

Congratulations! That's awesome! Like everyone else I look forward to the full report.

Runner Susan said...

Great job POM! Congratulations.

Reluctant Runner said...

Congratulations, P.O.M. It sounds like you ran a great race. I love reading about it. You are a real role model!

Julie D said...

Impressive time. Glad you're hooked. I was there too, but only for the half, ha ha.