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    Mrs. P survives another half-marathon.

    And this one was a woozy.

    https://scontent-b-sjc.xx.fbcdn.net/...48351579_o.jpg

    I also finished dead last. However, I was like that person at Nationals who was just happy to be there. I guess next year, I can aspire to greater things.

    Just wanted to share my joy with my GS family.

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    Congratulations, Mrs. P! Finishing last means that you FINISHED! I am mightily impressed.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Olympia View Post
    Congratulations, Mrs. P! Finishing last means that you FINISHED! I am mightily impressed.
    Ditto.

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    Woah! that's awesome! Congratulations on achieving that amazing feat

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    Mrs. P, you are a MIGHTY WOMAN!!!!

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    Good for you!

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    Congrats Mrs. P!!!!!

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    Thanks guys! I love the support.

    For anyone who was curious, I finished the race in 3:07, which is by far the worse time for me and far off my current PR of 2:31 and some change. However, you saw the elevation, my only aspiration for this particular race was to finish. I had trained a lot of hills, but that incline was like the equivalent of doing my toughest hill workout multiple times!

    However, this was what greeted me when I got to the top, which is why people do this race (and why I will probably do it again): http://photos-b.ak.instagram.com/hph...15324722_n.jpg

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    Congratulation Ms.P

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    Not to make it all about me...and just curious...any other runners on GS?

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    That's amazing! Congratulations!

    The most I ever run is when my dog drags me around my block...and even then I get winded

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    Quote Originally Posted by makaihime View Post
    The most I ever run is when my dog drags me around my block...and even then I get winded
    The same... I am not good at running.
    But I am a swimmer.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Meoima View Post
    The same... I am not good at running.
    But I am a swimmer.
    I like swimming too! Though it's more for fun, not really doing laps.

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