Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Run to Remember

And I'm proud to be an American
Where at least I know I'm free...


And I won't forget the men who died
Who gave that right to me...


{God Bless the USA - Lee Greenwood}

Race number 2 of 2017 is in the books. I ran the Boston Run to Remember 5 miler for the first time on Sunday and it was a great race! 

Mom came to town to cheer me on and it was great to have my numero uno cheerleader there! I also knew a friend from my days at Heath and got to see her and a friend of hers (yay running friends).

The route was a lovely loop of downtown and began and ended in the Seaport District. There was something super amazing about running a race that honors fallen first responders over the holiday weekend. Every police officer I ran past I thanked and it made the run that much more special.  

I ended up running a fantastic race! My net time was 47:45. There were 2632 runners for the five mile race and I finished 732nd. In my age bracket I was 112 out of 430. And out of 1630 female runners I was 340th. I will take it!!

Next up, the BAA 10k in a month!


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8 thoughts on the matter:

Bekah said... {Reply}

So inspiring!! Great work! Glad your mom could come! I enjoyed seeing her post with you on FB!

Heather{Our Life In a Click} said... {Reply}

You're doing so great with you running!! So nice that Mom was visiting too!

Tom said... {Reply}

...congratulation on a run well run.

Dara @ Not In Jersey said... {Reply}

Congrats on a good run!

Jeanna said... {Reply}

Congrats and a great run and race!

Seraphinas Phantasie said... {Reply}

Congratulations to this fabulous result !
Best, Synnöve

Clairejustine oxox said... {Reply}

Oh wow, you did great Tamar. Well done. Great pictures :) Thanks for stopping by and linking up.

Klara S said... {Reply}

Congratulations! I'm not an American, but I love that song! It's​ beautiful​. Happy weekend!