I did it! I ran my second half marathon, the Rock ‘n’ Roll Dublin half, and it was GREAT! My unofficial time, courtesy of my Nike+ SportWatch was 2:16:10 which is over 6 minutes faster than my first, so I’m pretty pleased, but I’ll wait for the official time before I celebrate that!
Right now I’m celebrating finishing, feeling good, and smiling the whole way round (well, we’ll see if the photographers captured that!)
The medal’s great:
And I’m not aching, or waking oddly- yet!
At mile 11, this song came on and, cheesy though it may be, it really gave me a boost in the final couple of miles:
I’ll post a full race report later this week. For now, @TheWelshWookie and I are heading out to hunt down a Guiness- shouldn’t be too hard!
Today’s Life Lesson: get to the portaloos early, for obvious reasons….
What have you achieved on this lovely Monday?