Tall Mom Virtual Race for the Cure
31 runner including Tall Mom
Which is 30 x $15+= $450++
**many donated more than $15 THANK YOU!
AMAZING!! $450 to Susan G. Komen Marathon for the Cure. And Guess What??? With all of your help I have surpassed my $1,500 fundraising goal!!! Little dance in the living room, dimples shining..
Feedback for the Race Director:
1. Provide more race pins, two runners had to share pins. (Thanks Hannah and Michele)
2. Make sure that all runners know about the chip timing and post race beer garden. (Thanks MCM Mama)
3. Provide adequate water stops and do not plan the race route along a busy area with multiple stops (Thanks Melissa)
4. Make sure that all runners know about the race bag swag (Thanks Erica)
5. Make sure the weather is good and there is time so that the race does not have to be done on the treadmill (Multiple runners)
Overall I would say that most had a good time and got a GREAT workout for a wonderful cause. So without further to do here are the...
- Many runners dedicated their donations to family and friends click HERE for more dedications.
Race for the Cure Race Reports:
*Click names for Race report..
Amanda and Michelle: 10K 1:13:00
These ladies made awesome race shirts and raced in HOT weather.
Aron: 10K 47:02
Speedy lady started the day not feeling like RACING, but came in within 3 seconds of her PR during a virtual race.
Ashley: 5K 24:00
Like many others Ashley was fitting the 5K into her weekly long run.
Beth & Jason: 10K **she does not post times :)
The couple that runs together will cross the finish line together :)
Christina: 5K 27:16
Got an unofficial PR on a track with a tender foot.
Croughwell (Stephanie): 5K 27:09
Darlene: 5K 28:02
She ran her first 5K of 2010 and placed second in her age group!! CONGRATS!
Erica: 10K 1:11:15 (Mileage PR)
This lady decorated her bib and had a blast running her furthest run to date.
Erica H: 5K 32:08
Although I know she was bummed not to have the outfit and course she wanted she still rocked out the miles treadmill style!!
Hannah & Michelle: 10K 1:05
These ladies had a blast and took lots of pictures, even shared pins for their bibs. I am VERY excited to meet Hannah at Rock N Roll Seattle. Hannah was the first donation to Marathon for the Cure :)
Soon to be Running Mom enjoying a nice run for a great cause.
Katie A: 10K 47:07
This speedy lady makes hitting sub 7's easy!!
Katye: 10K 57:22
You must check out the before and after pictures on this FUN post!
A member of the Tall Mom 1,000+++ club plugging along in her miles.
Khianna: 15K in the Hills of Central park
She also ran the Colon Cancer challenge. Love the post race raves and rants.
Lacey: first 10K of her tough 20 miler
My adopted little bloggy sister had a tough 20 mile race, she dedicated the first 10K to her mom and grandma both who beat breast cancer!!
Linda: 10K 58:49
This lady is a Cancer survivor and a wonderful spirit. SURVIVOR!!!
Marlene: 1/2 Marathon 1:54:17
My Canadian buddy who I will be hosting and running with in June!!! Strong and swift setting a new PR in a 30K race. POISED for a sub 4 hour marathon for sure...
MCM Mama: 5K 28:16
This lady knows how to set up a water stop and post race beer garden.
Melissa: 5K 28:30 (PR!!!)
Lucky Lady the race started at the end of the driveway! And she got a PR!
Can't wait to meet this local blogger who is training for her first marathon with Team in Training. Running for our friend Lynette's grandma, her mom's friend's sister, and her husbands grandma.
MJ: 5K x 2!!
She ran the race twice and INSPIRED the next generation of runners.
Molly: 10K 1:07: 34
She ran in honor of her mother in law Diane, who is battling breast cancer, and her sister Cathy, who is a breast cancer survivor. Her pink shirt was awesome!
Love the Turtle Blog, even if she did not post a race report :)
Stacie: 10K 1:00:33 (Yippee)
Dedicating the miles to her Grandma, Irona Heitzmann, who battled breast cancer and is still going strong at 90 and in memory of Virginia Moore and Chris Tryon who both lost their battles but fought courageously and were amazing women.
Tonia: 5K 24:09 (PR!!!)
Can you believe that she got a 5K PR on a treadmill? Can you say awesome!!!
- What is a Race Report without pictures??? I was BUSY playing photog all across the country, LOL! Thanks to all who emailed pictures..