Race Tracker

Here’s where I track the races as I schedule and complete them.  Updated with time when the race is completed.

Runway 5k, Oshkosh, WI.  7/31/10 – Goal time: 40:00.  Official time (chip timing):  37:03

Karhu 5k (in conjunction with the 13.1 Series Half-Marathon), Lake Nokomis, MN. 8/22/10 – Goal time 37:00. Official time (chip timing):  36:24

Nickle Dickle Day 5k, Waconia, MN.  9/18/10 – Goal time: 38:00. Official time (chip timing): 38:44.

Team Ortho Monster Dash, Lake Harriet, MN.  10/30/10.  Goal time:  37:00. No chip timing, need to look up my Garmin time.

Team Ortho Polar Dash, W. River Parkway, Mpls. to St. Paul, MN.  1/1/11.  Goal time: 77 minutes. Official time (chip time):  84:43

Team Ortho Get Lucky 7k, downtown Mpls, MN.  3/19/11.  Goal time:  65 minutes.  Official time (chip time): 63:19.

Team Ortho Minneapolis Half-Marathon, Mpls, MN.  6/5/11.  Goal time:  3 hours, 30 minutes.  Stretch goal: 3 hours 10 minutes.  Official time (chip time): 3:03:39!!

Dog Day 5k, Mpls, MN. 6/11/11.  Just out for a leisurely 5k walk with Heidi, Jake, Aurora (their Husky), Sean, and Jetta.  1:05:11.

Do Life Tour 5k, Mpls, MN.  7/15/11.  Just went for camraderie, and ended up running the entire 5k, for the first time since Monster Dash last year.  38:55.

Runway 5k (Oshkosh, WI) 7/30/11.  Goal time: 45:00 (running with Sean).  Official time:  46:17 (it was really hot and humid!)

Team Ortho Minneapolis Duathlon, Mpls, MN.  8/28/11.  Goal time: 2 hours, 53 minutes (5k#1-38 minutes, bike-90 minutes, 5k#2-45 minutes).  Official time (chip time): 2 hours, 48 minutes (5K#1 = 39 minutes, bike 80 minutes, 5K#2 = 41 minutes)

MDRA Labor Day Victory 10K, Mpls, MN. 9/5/11.  Goal time: 80 minutes.  Official time: 78:46 (peeled 5 minutes 57 seconds off of my 1st 10K race in January… almost a minute per mile!)

Mill City Suds Run, Mpls, MN. 9/10/11.  No goal, just out w/ Heidi & Aurora & Jetta to walk the doggies and maybe have a beer! Actual time: 80 minutes.  I did, in fact, stop for 15 min to have a beer. 

Maine Half-Marathon.  10/02/11.  Goal time: 2 hours, 59 minutes.  Official time (chip time): 3:35.19 (14.9 miles, after missing the HM turnaround!)

Team Ortho Monster Dash 5k. 10/29/11. Goal time: 42:00 (running with Sean).  Official time (Garmin time): 50:00 (mostly walking)

Turkey Day 5k. 11/24/11.  Goal time:46:00. Official time (Garmin time): 50:35 (walking)

Running Room Resolution Run 5k. 12/31/11. Goal time: 36:00. Official time (Garmin time): 38:23.

Team Ortho Polar Dash. 1/1/12.  Goal time: 42:00.  Official time (Garmin time): 43:15 **Sean came in at 42:15 – this is the first race where he beat me! :)

Get Lucky 7k. 3/18/12.  Goal time (running with Sean): 56:00. Chip time: 58:16. (Sean came across in 59:15, which was great, as I wanted him to break 60 min!).  I went on to run/walk 12.7 more miles that day as a part of a 17-mile marathon training day. :)

2nd annual Do Life Tour 5K (Lake Calhoun):  Goal time: have fun.  Actual time: 38:30.  Sean and Jetta cut 3 minutes off of Sean’s Polar Dash 5k time and came in at 39:24!

Minneapolis Marathon Relay (w/ Amanda, Corryn, & Meredith). 6/3/12. Goal time: 5:10:00. Goal time on my leg of 6 mi: 1:20:00.  Actual time: 5:12:05!  My leg of 6 miles: 1:18:10! 

Grandma’s Marathon. 6/16/12.  Goal time: 7:00:00.  Actual time:  6:46:57 – I was slow, but I’m still a marathoner!

Sprint Tri, Springstead, WI. 8/12/12. (1/4mi swim, 14 mi bike, 5k run). Goal time: 2:30:00 (65 min bike, 40 min 5k, 45 min swim).  I decided this is not the year for a triathlon, so I am going to aim for the August 2013 YWCA Women’s Triathlon at Lake Nokomis!

Summerfest Rock’n Sole Quarter-Marathon (Milwaukee).  6/23/12. Goal time: 1:32:00. Actual time: 1:25:51.  Sean ran this race in 1:26:14 – his longest distance to date and a great pace of just over 13 minutes per mile! 

EAA AirVenture 2012 Runway 5k (Oshkosh, WI), 7/28/12.  Goal time: 38:30. 3rd year in a row… hoping to help Sean break 40 min, but just happy to be running through the air show grounds!  Actual time (chip time):  38:09, and Sean came through in 38:30!

Minneapolis Duathlon. 8/26/12. (5k run, 15 mi bike, 5k run) Goal time:  2:20:00 (38 min ea 5k run, 65 min bike). (shortened course from last year – 15 mi bike instead of 18.1)  Actual time:  2:41.33 – it was a rough race, but I finished!

Iron Girl Duathlon. 9/23/12. (2mi run, 22 mi bike, 2 mi run). Goal time:  2:43:00 (26 min ea 2mi run, 111 min bike). Actual time: 2:53:00.  I ran the 1st 2 miles in 23.15 (!), biked 22.8 miles in 118 minutes, and ran the 2nd 2 miles in 26:40.  Had a great time, and need to train on hills w/ the bike!

Maine Half Marathon, Portland, ME, 9/30/12.  Goal time: 2:58:00.  I think I can pull 5.5 minutes off of my Minneapolis Marathon time from last year!  And this year:  no missing the turnaround!  Actual time (chip time): 3:03:30.  a 9-second PR.  I ran the 1st half of the race at 10k pace… which was too fast for 13.1 pace!  I will return and do this race again and again until (a) I get a sunny race and/or (b) I break 3 hours!

Team Ortho Monster Dash 10 Mile.  10/27/12.  Goal time:  2:15:00.

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