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Mini-Cassia Turkey Trot 5K Recap

Happy (Late) Thanksgiving, everyone! I hope your turkey day was festive and filled with many thanks and love.

I went and turkey trotted this year. I didn't last year because I was being anti-running, I guess. I made the other half run the 5K with me, too!

This race, the Mini-Cassia Turkey Trot is in the small town of Paul, Idaho and its almost an hour away from me. Even though its an hour away, it is worth it to me to go. This is my 3rd year and you can read my race recap from 2014 here.

The race recap from 2014 is exactly the same as this years. Its crazy. I didn't write one for 2015, but it was all snowy and cold. 2014 and 2018 the weather was almost the same. Near perfect running temps in the 40's. It was raining before the race and it just happened to stop in time for the race. It held out until we started driving back home. It was perfect.

It was a 6am wake up with a pre-run coffee and a Nuun. That was all I consumed pre-race. Not the best fuel but gotta burn those ca…