Showing posts from April, 2014

New Jersey Marathon Race Recap: 50 Marathons In 50 States Marathon #5

About The New Jersey Marathon
The Novo Nordisk New Jersey Marathon is produced by Life Time Fitness.
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Garden Spot Village Marathon Race Recap: Running Is My Heart, My Love &My Life

About Lancaster County:

Driving in the night before, I stopped at the gas station and saw quite a few Amish women rolling through to get gas and It felt like a new world to me. Lancaster, Pennsylvaniais Amish country. Home to many in the Pennsylvania Dutch Amish and Mennonite community.

About Garden Spot Village Marathon:

Garden Spot Village Marathon raises money for the Benevolent Fund to  help  pay the way for older adults who have faced unexpected challenges. Because of the Benevolent Fund and the commitment of Garden Spot Village, the residents can have peace of mind that Garden Spot Village will continue to be their home.

Miles 1-10

At the end of every race, I ask myself,  "How did that just happen, how was this possible. I thank God.  For me it is a gift from him, to be able to finish.

Miles 1-10 I stayed with Ron, the 3:40 Pacer from NJ. My thoughts where to stay with him throughout the whole race, but something inside was like,  Caroline....Run Your Own Race.

Miles 10-20