A favorite quote:

Make play a high priority in your life for if you die tomorrow no one can play for you, but someone can and will do your work for you!!!" Ken Beebe (Dr. Play)

Sunday, May 10, 2009

She did AMAZING!…

She ran it in 30:03. A new personal best. 5k and she ran the whole way! Congratulations sweetheart, you did it!

Traci is pretty nervous at the start line. It is “hurry up and WAIT” at the start line before the race.

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Wow, that is some bright sun!IMG_4043

  Here is my 6’2” view of the start,IMG_4048

Here is Traci’s 5’0” view… she calls it “standing in the trees”IMG_4050

Happily crossing the finish line. Look honey, you beat that tall chick! Woohoo!IMG_4105

Overall placing – 687 out of 2773   

Overall Females – 338 out of 1824  

Age group  91/457    Female 30-39    

Chip Time - 30:03

Pace /km 6:01 , Pace /mile 9:41

Bib Number 6437

Terrific. This was the first of MANY great runs to come, I am sure. Here is how Traci felt when she was done the race.IMG_4111

There were 15,000 runners and walkers total at this event and it felt like it!IMG_4133
Gramma had a GREAT run as well! Way to Go!!IMG_4092

Here are some more sights of the 2009 Forzani’s Mothers Day Run and Walk. Another first class running event to mark on the calendar for next year! Click the pics to enlarge!IMG_4061 IMG_4070 IMG_4078 IMG_4081 IMG_4085  IMG_4093 IMG_4096 IMG_4110 IMG_4113

2 comments:

Hembree said...

Go Traci!!!!

Joe and Sherri said...

Great performance! Looking good I could not have made it that far...