6'0 tall, former athlete, mother of 3, struggling to keep up on the RUN of daily life.

Thursday, July 23, 2009

That is one Ugly Race Shirt

If you LOVE a cute T-shirt, make sure you enter my "Read My T Giveaway" (CLICK HERE) it ends tomorrow, with only 50 comments you have a GOOD chance to WIN.

A few weeks ago we had a Yard Sale, the annual purging to take back the garage storage space. There was a storage tote marked T-shirts.. This tote was filled with old Basketball tournament and college T's that I had kept for the sentimental value. Not sure I need to anymore.. Anyhow, I found my T-shirt from Bloomsday 1999...OLD SCHOOL.

I believe race shirts have come a LONG way in 10 years.

But have they really???

Hiding the T behind my little fella...
Oh WOW.. Too big, cotton, crazy color, ugly design, oh this one has it ALL!

Have you ever seen a runner wearing a yellow shirt with purple shorts? Maybe in high school track..

Not that any of you lovely Bloggy folks ever need a topic to post about.. BUT... I urge you to post a photo of your "Ugly Race Shirt." Let us see the worst and all have a good laugh... (I apologize to the designer of this shirt, I am sure it was "In Style" in 1999)


Being Robinson said...

this is hilarious, i might have to do that. i have one that would top ugliset of all ugly!

Redhead Running said...

Great post! All my race shirts are way too big on me so they all become night shirts. The only one that I proudly wear despite it's size is my Gasparilla Half Marathon Long Sleeve Tech Tee because I EARNED that shirt. :)

RunningLaur said...

wow, very 90's!

I'm going to have to look around and post something :)

Marlene said...

Haha, that is the BEST - in an ugly kind of way. Let me see what I can find...

Genesis said...

how funny that we were talking about bloomsday yesterday and you find that shirt!

Sarah Jane said...

Lucky for me, I have both a yellow shirt and purple shorts - will have to make a statement on tomorrow's run! Thank you, old race t-shirt!

RunToTheFinish said...

seriously I thought the San Diego shirt I got was kinda ugly...but the worst is the pumpkin run I do every year...HORRRRRRIBLE

Marathonman101108 said...

It looks like something that would have been designed in the "psychedelic 60's." Either that or the colors ran as they were printing it. I don't really have any ugly race shirts, just have 2 shirts from the same race 2 years in a row that were too "girly" for me to wear. My non-running wife wears them, however!

Baylee♥ said...

bahahaha! my moms school colors were actually yellow and purple!!! great trip down memory lane :)

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