RACE RECAPS

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Recaps by year

2017

January 14, 2017 - Charleston Marathon Shrimp & Grits 5K (walked first 2 miles with my husband, ran the last 1.1 with the stroller) - 40:05, gun time; no chip time and we started pretty far back (my watch had me at 38:15)

2016

December 17, 2016 - Nexton Cocoa Cup 5K - 42:47 (13:38 pace), ran/walked with my husband at his pace

December 10, 2016 - Kiawah Island Half Marathon - 2:00:05 (9:09 pace), running sick and found out I am severely iron and vitamin D deficient a few days after this race (that explains the string of slow, bad races over the past six months to a year)

November 24, 2016 - Charleston Turkey Day Run 5K - 26:11 (8:25 pace), asthma attack during race (again - good times)

November 6, 2016 - Disney Wine & Dine Half Marathon (paced a friend) - 2:40:37 (12:15 pace)

November 5, 2016 - Disney Wine & Dine 10K (paced a friend) - 1:08:59 (11:07 pace)

October 8, 2016 - Run Like the Wind 5K (DNS - canceled because of Hurricane Matthew)

September 10, 2016 - South Carolina Aquarium Turtle Trek 5K Sunset Beach Run (awful asthma attack, had to get medical help) - 27:39 (8:55 pace)

August 4, 2016 - Hope for Haiti 5K Trail Race - 25:57 (8:22 pace), 1st in AG

July 16, 2016 - IOP Beach Run 5K - 26:26 (8:31 pace), 2nd in AG

June 4, 2016 - Floppin' Flounder 5K - 26:44 (8:37 pace)

May 7, 2016 - Moms' Run 5K - 24:10 (7:47 pace), 1st in AG

April 2, 2016 - Cooper River Bridge Run 10k (mid-race asthma attack, yay) - 52:05 (8:23)

March 19, 2016 - Palmetto70 Relay

February 13, 2016 - Wando Heart & Soles 5K - 23:57 (7:43), 1st in AG

January 16, 2016 - Charleston Half Marathon - 1:56:49 (8:55)

January 9, 2016 - Disney Half Marathon (paced/coached a friend for this race) - 2:40:33 (12:15)


2015

December 19 - Nexton Cocoa Cup 5K - 23:53 (7:41)

December 12 - Charleston Reindeer Run 5K - 24:16 (7:49)

December 12 - Kiawah Island Half Marathon (Deferred to 2016)

November 26 - Charleston Turkey Day Run 5K (sick) - 24:04 (7:45)

November 7 - Craft Brew Races 5K (DNS - race canceled because of permit issues - what?)

October 18 - Myrtle Beach Mini half marathon - 1:51:21 (8:29), PR

October 17 - Coastal 5K (tempo-ish to easy pace, saving energy for the half) - 25:06 (8:05)

October 3 - Isle of Palms Connector Run 10K (DNS - race canceled due to the "1000 year rain" and flooding)

July 25 - IOP Beach Run 10K - DN(officially)F (womp, womp)

July 4 - Firecracker 4 Miler trail race - 33:07 (8:17), 2nd in AG

June 13 - Run the Runway 5K - 24:47 (7:59)

June 6 - Floppin' Flounder 5K - 25:05 (8:05)

May 30 - Green and Lean 5K - 23:58 (7:42), 1st in AG

May 9 - Moms' Run 5K (first stroller race), 10 months post-baby - 26:49 (8:37), 8/102 in stroller division

April 25 - Nashville Country Music Half Marathon (didn't "race" this one because of asthma), 10 months post-baby - 2:03:55 (9:27)

April 4 - Skidaway Island Half Marathon (mid-race asthma attack), 9 months post-baby - 2:01:37 (9:16)

March 1 - Race & Roast Trail Run 5K (first trail race), 8 months post-baby - 25:34 (8:13), 4th in AG, 5K Trail PR

February 14 - Wando Hearts & Soles 5K (7 months post-baby) - 23:34 (7:35), PR, 3rd in AG

January 17 - Charleston Half Marathon (7 months post-baby) - This race went long and cost me time (because I knew it was long). The race directors adjusted the times, but it still didn't seem quite right. Here are my times:  Official adjusted time: 1:55:56 (8:50); Original time on the long course: 1:57:34; Watch time: 1:53:50 (8:41 pace)


2014

December 20 - Nexton Cocoa Cup 5K (6 months post-baby) - 24:30 (7:53)

December 6 - Charleston Reindeer Run 5K (5 months post-baby) - 24:45 (7:58)

November 27 - Charleston Turkey Day Run 5K (5 months post-baby) - 24:57 (8:02)

November 8 - Run for the Yorktown 5K (4 months post-baby) - 26:11 (8:25)

November 1 - James Island Connector Run 10K (4 months post-baby) - 56:32 (9:06)

October 4 - IOP Connector Run 5K (first race back, 3 months post-baby) - 28:02 (9:02)

January 18 - Charleston Half Marathon (19 weeks pregnant) - 2:09:49 (9:54)


2013

December 7 - Charleston Reindeer Run 5K (13 weeks pregnant) - 25:15 (8:09), 4th in AG

November 28 - Charleston Turkey Day Run 5K (11 weeks pregnant) - 24:49 (7:59)

October 28 - The Pajama Run 5K (7 weeks pregnant) - 23:44 (7:38), 2nd in AG

October 12 - Rocktoberfest 5-miler (5 weeks pregnant) - 41:20 (8:16)

September 28 - Run for the Coast 10K (beach run) - 49:25 (7:57), PR, 2nd female overall

September 2 - Matthews Kiwanis Labor Day 5K - 24:15 (7:48), 1st in AG

July 27 - The Electric Run (untimed)

 May 19 - The Zombie Run (untimed)

May 12 - The Friends Run 5K - 24:08 (7:47), 1st in AG

April 27 - CPCC Skyline 5K - 23:53 (7:41)

 April 20 - Elizabeth 8K - 40:04 (8:03)

April 13 - Charlotte Racefest Half Marathon - 1:56:22 (8:53)

March 9 - Alston & Bird Corporate Cup Half Marathon - 2:01:47 (9:17), pacing a friend

January 19 - Charleston Half Marathon: Part 1 and Part 2 - 1:56:52 (8:55)


2012

December 1 - Jingle Bell Run 5K - 26:47 (8:37)

November 17 - Thunder Road Marathon (first marathon) - 4:39:16 (10:40)

September 29 - Ramblin' Rose Half Marathon (first half marathon) - 2:07:05 (9:42)

September 15 - Hit the Brixx 10K (first 10K) - 54:22 (8:45)

August 18 - Yiasou Greekfest 5K - 25:59 (8:22)

June 23 - Summer Breeze 5K (first race ever!) - 26:51 (8:39) - Not really a recap, but an "I ran this race 3 years ago/my first 5k" post