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Any upcoming races? [Oct. 19th, 2009|08:19 am]
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[narilka]
My husband and I just ran the 10k Dawg Dash yesterday, and I was thinking about maybe running another race in the next couple months. We're pretty new to races (We've only done the Dog Dash and the Torchlight Run), so I was wondering if any of you have a favourite run (or multiple runs). I'd love to hear about them, and I bet other Seattle Runners would too!
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[User Picture]From: this_nic
2009-10-19 06:28 pm (UTC)
Any particular distance?

There's tons of great runs through out these up coming fall & winter months (especially of the marathon and ultra variety!)
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[User Picture]From: narilka
2009-10-21 06:03 pm (UTC)
Ideally probably around the 10k or less distance, but I think we could do a 12k. We're not quite up to marathon lengths yet!
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[User Picture]From: this_nic
2009-10-28 07:03 pm (UTC)
Carkeek 5K & 10K (11/14) - http://www.nwtrailruns.com/car-course.asp

Bridle Trails 5M, 10M, & 50K (1/9) - http://www.seattlerunningcompany.com/Events/Bridle/bridle.html (application not yet posted)
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[User Picture]From: megami
2009-10-19 11:26 pm (UTC)
JINGLE BELL RUN!! TONS of fun! :D Poor organization though so don't expect good record keeping for times. :P

I ran the Dawg Dash two years ago and it was SUPER competitive! It was a PR for me by FAR, but I was one of the last to cross the finish line. X_x
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[User Picture]From: narilka
2009-10-21 06:06 pm (UTC)
I was actually looking at that one. Good to know that the organization is poor, though, so at least we know going into it. Thanks for the heads up!

I was actually thinking of you when we went to the Dawg Dash, partially because you're one of the few I know that runs. We were one of the last to cross the finish line, too, but it was really satisfying just to finish. (I had a terrible cold, and we really didn't train for it.) Are you still running these days?
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