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Tuesday, September 4, 2012

Hood to Coast RECAP "We Paid for this?" in pictures....

Tired. overwhelmed. possibly anemic. waiting for blood test results.
unmotivated lately.
that's all I got...
but H2C was a BLAST!
here's the quick recap in photos and numbers. sorry there is nothing uplifting here, just the nitty gritty:

braiding hair in the van on the way to the start
 Our team:)...not sure what we're doing here?

showed up late for my first leg lol...and took off running my first mile in 6:16...oops
Leg 7...rating: Hard, VERY hilly. 
average pace 7:13

 My friend Tiff came to run my first leg with me which was awesome:)
 an example of the massive hills I faced on this leg...

 at the end of my first leg...chasing down 3 men. caught them:)
 first exchange
 so glad to be DONE, WATER!!!!
 me and Tiff!!!
 Steph is up next!
 steph and steph.....
 Lindsey passes off to Steph and she's off like a race horse!
 steph, steve, me and Mike waiting for Steph
 steph passes off to steve...
 waiting downtown for Mike to finish so we can go rest before round 2

****** went and slept at Stephs house*********** we all ran our 2nd legs in the middle of the night.
My 2nd leg was  19
Rated: VERY hard
even more hilly than my first leg
average pace: 7:29

LEG 3. Leg 31
rated: moderate
mostly flat with half mile climb at the end
average pace: 6:56

sprinting to the finish!

hangin' up that bib for atleast a year!

  steph running her sister Lindsey in on her last leg
 steph coming in on her last hilly leg. knees hurting...that girls a trooper!
 steve on his last leg!!!
 so proud of him!
 the awesome pass off! lol
Mike taking the home stretch!

The whole team at the beach!

The girls

The crazy tired Team:)

Stevie and I

That's all folks!
we placed 13th out of 108 in our division:)

 Aaaand here's the glamour shots Steve insisted on taking for all of us. LOL.


  1. Yay!!!! Glad that you and Stephanie had so much fun! I love, love, love HTC. Hopefully next year I won't have to give up my spot and can run it again.

  2. Love the ports potty background. Ha ha!
    Congrats on a great race. Hope you get good news from the lab.

  3. Awesome pictures! Looks like you had a blast! I love relays, so much fun!!

  4. ha ha! I like the last set of pics! very funny! you ook strong in yours! I was there too (ran with nuun and I was runner 1.) I loved it!

  5. Ummm, I want your abs...and legs...and face. :) You're super pretty, but looks like your a kick butt runner too. Awesome. I hope to get fast and in better shape. Good job! Jessica @ sweatismysanity.com

  6. I am in love with your entire lulu wardrobe - so jealous!! I might have to make a little shopping spree of my own after seeing all those pics. You look AMAZING! Looks like you had a blast as well. Thanks for sharing!

  7. Great pictures!! Wish I still had abs like that! : ) I hope you are able to figure out the whole anemia issue soon. Keep us posted!

  8. I can't believe I missed out on all the FUN! Look at that! You got Steve to run a race? Holy coolness!!!

    Did you get all the hard or very hard legs, or what?

    I like seeing you all on a team together. I bet it was quite an experience :) Will you do it again next year?

    Great photos :) Loved the glamour shots. ha!


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