Michelle and I completed the Blogher 5K this morning! Michelle ran just about all of it; she had to stop at certain intersections to figure out which way to go! I ran more than half of it before I alternated running and walking. I have a blister the size of a quarter on the bottom of my foot that I got over the last two nights while hoofing it all over Manhattan in non-sensible shoes (THANKS, annoying sandals…NOT!), and that bothered me a bit. Plus? It was freakin’ hot and humid, even at 6:15 a.m. But it’s okay because I FINISHED. YAY!
I will always remember running up 6th Avenue towards Central Park in a group of six others wearing colorful tutus, my iPod blasting “New York, New York” by Moby with Debbie Harry. Incredible.
More later: sessions are starting!
©2010 Suburban Scrawl
WOOOOHOOOOO!!!! You rock!!!!!!!!!!!
I am so proud of you !! Way to go ! Don't forget to sign your shirt for me since I can't be there, I am cheering everyone on from here !
Congrats! That's so awesome!
You made it I am so proud! I would have loved to see you in person. Well done.
Good for you honey! That is SO AWESOME! Congrats!
Hooray for you and Michelle!
I LOVE the tutus! Congrats to you and Michelle. I knew you both could do it!
I am so proud of both of you! Congratulations! I'm so happy to have finally met you & give you lots of hugs! 🙂 Thank you for making my first Blogher so memorable!
I'm proud of you.
Yay us! Wow, we really did write the same sort of post, huh? And the same title. I promise, I didn't see yours until now. You didn't mention the beautiful necklaces we now share though…. And how great a job you DID do while running. When's our next 5K? 😉