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Teton Dam Marathon Review

On the 2nd of June, I woke up at 4am to make a 3 hour drive to eastern Idaho for the Teton Dam Marathon. I did the 5K.

Did I mention I woke up at 4am to make a 3 hour drive. Yeah, not the best idea for legs to be in PR shape. My leggies were stiff and at 1100 more feet of elevation then at home, it was a slow trot for sure. No PR attempt this trot, that's for sure.

I woke up at 4am (my normal wake up time is 8am - 10am depending on the day) so that early is  painful. I had everything all packed and ready the evening before- brekky, post-race clothes, snacks, and a full tank of gas for the long drive. All I had to do was make coffee and head out. I didn't even brush my teeth before I left. Coffee first.

The drive was nice and not a lot of traffic for a Saturday morning. I don't know the last time I have been to Rexburg, but it was easy to find the race start. I thought the race started at 8am, but that was the 10K. The 5K started at 8:30am and I got there to get my bib at …

Small Words Go A Long Way

A bit ago I made a post about how I registered for another race, which did put me in a race every weekend in April since I did get into Robie this year.

I got a thank you in an email today for the post I made. It was nice. It made my day. It is nice to know that people are paying attention to what I do, and that are appreciative for the small things. Insert something grumble work related here.

A thank you, no matter how small, and even though they are just words, really does go a long way. :-)


  1. How very cool girl! :) A thank you is always nice. :)

  2. That is really cool that they mentioned and thanked you for the shout out.


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