I didn't run that half marathon. That same half marathon I didn't run last year, but swore I would this year.
It was last weekend, and by the looks of things was a great time.
I am not injured (unlike last year). The truth is, it was just inconvenient.
Getting there and back (early morning, ferry boats), working it around my husband's marathon training and a birthday party my daughter was invited to attend.
So I made the decision to sit it out (again). Not very "real" runner of me.
I did actually run 16 miles that day, but it wasn't as pretty (or flat) as the course, there were no people offering me water every few miles, and I didn't get a medal or hot soup when I finished.
I am jerk for passing up the opportunity to run an awesome race - and an even more awesome free entry offer the race director so generously extended this lame back-of-the-pack runner.
Congrats to those who ran (and I hope a few saved some $ by using the discount code).
Next up is that marathon in a month. Let's hope I