2010 Races

Decker Challenge Half Marathon

Ran this at my marathon training pace, finishing in 1:34:37.

Turkey Trot 5 miler

A Thanksgiving tradition, running with our 17,000 closest friends!  I ran a quick 6:37 pace, for a 30:01 finish. (the course was 1/2 mile short)

Ghoulish Gallop 10K
Fitchburg, Wisconsin 10/30/2010

A Halloween race, I ran in my Energizer bunny costume! Finished second overall woman in 42:15.

Chosen Half Marathon

Did this on a whim, not a great idea.  Really humid and hilly course, and I bonked the last 3 miles and ended up with a 1:39:45

Sausage Stampede 5K

Local race just for fun, couldn’t quite break 20 minutes: 20:07, but was first overall woman.

Country Roads 10K

First standalone 10K I’ve run in 4 years! I had a 5 minute PR, in 42:08, and was first female masters.

ITU Short Course Duathlon World Championships
Edinburgh, Scotland 9/4/2010

10K run/40K bike/5K Run – Gorgeous weather, incredibly challenging course, I placed 14th in my division.

Draper Duathlon, Long Course Nationals
Oklahoma City, OK 7/10/2010

10K run/69K bike/10K Run – A very hot race, 100% humidity and 90+ degrees! I finished 3rd in my age group.

Madison Half Marathon

Just did this race for fun, but despite hot weather. I ran well, finishing in 1:32:40, 2nd overall masters woman.

Duathlon National Championships

5K run/40K bike/5K Run – I qualified to be on Team USA for worlds, with a fifth place division finish in 1:51:45!

Protest Duathlon

I did just the sprint distance race, 2 mi/10 mi/2 mi, as a warmup for Du Nationals. Had fun and was 1st woman overall.

Tough Cookies Duathlon

Very short and fast race, 2K/11 mile/2K, I did it because it’s a fun women’s only race. I was 1st overall & set the course record at 49:13!

Frost Yer Fanny Duathlon

The regional duathlon championships, chilly but fun.  Raced very well, 2nd woman overall, first masters, in a time of 1:23:14.

Super 5K
Narragansett, RI  2/7/2010

Great local race in Narragansett, Rhode Island. I ran a 20:04.

3M Half Marathon

My fastest ever half marathon!  1:28:48, a 6:46 pace, and fourth overall masters female.

Runtex 10 miler

Ran this as a tempo run, on a very cold day.  I had a fun race, finishing in 1:09:09, fourth woman overall.

Resolution Run 5K

Great way to start the year, with a PR of 19:45, and second woman overall.