Sunday, March 13, 2011

St. Patricks Day Dash

Today was the Seattle St. Patrick's Day Dash and it was raining as usual. The photo on the right was waiting  to reach the start line. I did take any other photos because it was raining so hard.

Now it wouldn't be so bad except that half the run is up hill.  I am happy to report that I set a PRd  for this race with 45:33. Not a speed demon, but I am happy with my results and improving my time by almost 2.5 minutes.

My Nike+ said the total distance was 3.96 miles.  The splits from the Nike+ are of course interesting, but I feel they are really not accurate because the last 1.96 miles were down hill.

Past results for this run:
2010 - 47:57
2009 - 56:44
2008 - Not timed


  1. Great job!!! Glad it went well.

  2. Great Job! I'm running Chicago's St. Paddy's 8K race next weekend... forecast is for rain the entire weekend. ugh.

  3. Congrats on beating your PR on this race!