And beat my goal by 2:27. Broke an hour. Pretty incredible feeling. I felt good pretty much the entire race. Miles one and six were kind of tough but I was in a nice groove the rest of the way. My 59:53 time was good enough for third in my age group. I didn’t even think about waiting around for an award because I assumed I was not getting one. Eric picked it up for me though.
Jed finished in 54 something and Eric finished in 48 something - first in our age group.
This is the scrapbook of my life and journey from morbidly obese and depressed to finding health and happiness. I have lost 120 pounds, run eight marathons, completed two Ironmans, and gone from depressed recluse to motivational speaker. Read more about me and this blog here. Or start from the beginning.