Smoothie Tuesday Trail Race #3


We did it! Yay! It wasn’t the 83 degrees my weather app said it was going to be, more like 91, but it felt cooler than the previous 2 races, with a little breeze.

I actually felt better this time but didn’t really run any faster, still came in 2nd in my age group. There was a woman in the 60-69 age group that came in way ahead of me. Apparently I got some training to do 😉 !

I wore the neck gator again this time. Still can’t decide if it helps or not. It is nice to have a cool cloth to wipe my face but having something around my neck seems weird to me.

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Mario below, looking strong. He also ran about the same as last time even with a minor injury. Great job Mario!

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We didn’t get any pictures together or with our medals because I got to the race just minutes before it started (traffic, ugh) and then forgot when we finished. Oh well, next time. Oh wait, I’m not doing this brutal race again!

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For other trail runs in So Cal go to www.rockitracingoc.com. There is a trail race every month from Sept to April. Let’s do this!

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Hope this inspires you to get out on the trails and enjoy the outdoors while challenging yourself and getting strong!

Thanks for reading 🙂

Keep running my friends!

 


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