2007 Races

Jingle Bell 5K

Nice 5K in downtown Austin, cold but good running weather.  I ran a good race, at 20:33

Shake a Leg at the Lake 5K

A really nasty day- cold, wet, and windy. A very hilly course, but I was first overall woman in 21:39!

Thundercloud Subs Turkey Trot 5 miler

A new PR, 34:31!  My first time under 7 minute miles for a 5 miler!

Wurstfest 5 miler

My first race back after a month break. I ran a 35:17, a PR for that distance.

The Longhorn Half Ironman

1.2 mile swim/56.7 mile bike/13.1 mile run – My second ever half ironman, I was hoping to break 6 hours. I had a good race, and finished in 5:54:30.

The Austin Triathlon
Austin, TX  9/3/2007

1500m swim/40K bike/10K run – I had a perfect race, felt strong on the run, and finished third in my age group, in 2:35:04

Darnd’st Du

5K run/19 mile bike/5K run – In spite of a pretty slow second run, I had a PR of 1:44:58, and came in first in my age group, 7th overall

Blessing of the Fleet 10 Miler

A very neat race in Rhode Island. It was humid but I had a good run, 1:13:22

Webster Duathlon

2 mile run/12 mile bike/2 mile run – A fast and flat race south of Houston. It was humid! I had a great bike ride and finished at 1:01:27. I came in 3rd woman overall.

Freedom 5000
Austin, TX  7/4/2007

A humid and rainy day, but on a flat course in downtown Austin. I had a PR, 20:21, 8th woman overall

Mount Washington Road Race

7.6 miles, up 4650 feet! One of the craziest things I’ve ever done, a race straight up a mountain in New Hampshire. I finished in 1:47:28

Metroplex Sprint Tri

800 meter swim/16.7 mile bike/5K run – I had a really nasty bike crash, but still finished. I placed 2nd in my age group, in 1:26:13.

Run for the Rovers 5k

A very small race North of Austin. I ran a 20:53, and got second woman overall (again!)

The Rookie Triathlon

300 meter swim/12 mile bike/2 mile run – My first tri of the season, I had a great race and a time of 56:56. I took first place Female Masters!

South County 5K

A neighborhood 5K in Rhode Island, my first race as a Masters (40+)! I came in second woman overall, at 21:02

Boston Marathon
Boston, MA  4/16/2007

The Nor’Easter of ’07 made a hard race even harder. I didn’t quite achieve my time goal, but set my PR for the marathon! 3 hours, 29 minutes and 34 seconds

Belterra 5K

Last warmup before the Boston Marathon. Due to a perfect storm of problems, I ended up with no idea of my actual time. Best guess was around 20:30. It was crazy cold & rainy!

Bagelfest 5K

A great 5K right up by my neighborhood, I had a wonderful race. I came in second woman overall and had a PR of 20:29.

Super 5K

A small 5K I did while on a trip to Rhode Island. It was chilly but fun, I set a PR with a 20:55.

3M Half Marathon

I set out to run this at marathon pace, but felt great at the end and ran the last 3 miles pretty fast. I had a PR of 1:35:00!

Frost Yer Fanny Duathlon

3 mile run/20 mile bike/3 mile run – A beautiful day for a race, lots of sunshine. I had good runs and an OK bike, finished in 1:48:14.

Resolution Run 5K

The first race of 2007! I set a new 5K PR, finishing in 21:07!