State #26, May 27, 2013: Colorado, Boulder

Run #27 (DC and 26 states), Monday, May 27
Bolder BOULDER 10K

We got to the race site about 6 a.m. About 40,000 will join us for this morning's 10k.
Runners are placed in groups based on previous 5K or 10K times and are released about 500 at a time every few minutes starting at 7 a.m.
My group--EA
Moving toward the starting line for our turn.
And we are off...
and greeted by Jake and Elwood
We will finish inside the University of Colorado football stadium--just over two more miles.
Just a little over a mile to the finish.
There is the stadium...
Inside the stadium, about 1/2 lap to go.
alas, the finish line...

Time of 57:33, 9,678th out of 43,526, 22nd in my age group out of 149.

and I found Jeannie...

The runners will be coming into the stadium for at least 2 more hours.

After an hour of watching runners finish inside the stadium, we headed back to the car, and the runners were still coming.

Tutu boys

Tutu girls (Romy and Michelle?)

A guy who juggled 3 balls for 6.2 miles

A well-organized wonderful event in a beautiful location. 5 STARS - 2 THUMBS UP

26 States and DC Completed (blue).
Scheduled for June and July (red).
Scheduled After July (gray).

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