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Absolutely loved this race. I did my first 5K last year with family and friends and enjoy it again this year. Will definitely do it again next year. Keep up with the good work and keep the food and beer coming :)
I will run it in 2013, but just for fun which will be hard for me to do.
The major problem with this race is how it is organized...congestion. There is no organization as to who starts where. I noted on my application that I would run it in 22 minutes. I started in the third group of runners and spent the first 2 miles of the race passing walkers, kids...
To start, we definitely could have done without the rain, but I guess that is outside of anyone's control.
The one downside to this race is that you pay a pretty heft entry fee. It was $35 for both the 10k and the 5k, which seemed pretty steep to me. Maybe one more downside is that we were all very cramped at the starting line. It would be benef...
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