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@DonnaS

Cary, NC Raving since 2018 50 States hopeful/finisher Running to Travel active 3 weeks ago

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    Spearfish Canyon Half Marathon

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Personal Bests (1)

Race Distance Location Date Result
Half Marathon Thayne, WY Jul 13, 2019 1:53:01

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Past Races (50)

Race Distance Location Date Result My Raves My Performance
Half Marathon Omaha, NE Oct 27, 2019 1:54:00
Half Marathon Thayne, WY Jul 13, 2019 1:53:01
Half Marathon Lewes, DE May 11, 2019 1:58:38
Half Marathon Cotter, AR Nov 17, 2018 1:57:31
Half Marathon Anchorage, AK Aug 18, 2018 2:01:00
Half Marathon Boise, ID May 19, 2018 1:59:51
Half Marathon Huntington, WV Nov 5, 2017 2:00:55
Half Marathon Morristown, NJ May 21, 2017 2:13:46
Half Marathon Coronado, CA Nov 13, 2016 2:06:46
Half Marathon Boulder, CO Jun 5, 2016 2:13:17
Half Marathon Springfield, OR Mar 27, 2016 2:02:32
Half Marathon Hurricane, UT Feb 13, 2016 2:06:24
Half Marathon Spearfish, SD Jul 11, 2015 1:55:28
Half Marathon Frederick, MD May 3, 2015 1:59:48
Half Marathon Stewartstow, NH 2015 1:57:00
Half Marathon Branson, MO Oct 12, 2014 2:04:00
Half Marathon Newburyport, MA Sep 14, 2014 2:04:00
Half Marathon Portland, ME Jul 13, 2014 2:08:00
Half Marathon Queens, NY 2014 2:02:00
Half Marathon Knoxville, TN 2013 2:07:00
Half Marathon Friday Harbor, WA 2013 2:07:00
Half Marathon Newport, RI 2012 2:03:00
Half Marathon Virginia Beach, VA 2012 2:07:40
Half Marathon Chicago, IL 2012 2:07:00
Half Marathon Newport, OR 2012 2:03:00
Half Marathon Frenchtown, MT 2011 2:16:53
Half Marathon Davis, OK 2011 2:35:42
Half Marathon Orange Beach, AL 2011 2:15:08
Half Marathon Lawrence, KS 2010 2:06:01
Half Marathon Gulf Shores, AL 2010 2:32:50
Half Marathon Pass Christian, MS 2010 2:32:50
Half Marathon Madison, WI 2010 2:15:01
Half Marathon Snellville, GA 2009 1:59:49
Half Marathon Traverse City, MI 2009 2:00:37
Half Marathon Bismarck, ND 2009 1:59:00
Half Marathon Gretna, LA 2009 2:07:02
Half Marathon Fairfield, CT 2008 2:00:36
Half Marathon Laughlin, NV 2008 2:07:06
Half Marathon Evansville, IN 2008 1:56:16
Half Marathon San Antonio, TX Nov 11, 2007 1:59:19
Half Marathon Naples, FL 2007 2:01:09
Half Marathon South Pomfret, VT 2007 1:59:43
Half Marathon Columbus, OH 2006 2:06:39
Half Marathon Louisville, KY 2006 2:00:29
Half Marathon Mesa, AZ 2005 2:06:50
Half Marathon Kiawah Island, SC 2004 1:58:54
Half Marathon Philadelphia, PA 2004 2:00:31
Marathon Long Beach, CA 2003
Half Marathon Kailua-Kona, HI 2001 2:02:06
Half Marathon Wilmington, NC 2001 2:03:51

My Raves

Hot Cider Hustle Omaha, NE

Hot Cider Hustle Omaha, NE

This race is mostly around Zorinsky Lake, which is beautiful in the fall with the changing leaves. There are some hills but they aren't awful. The medals are nice, the … MORE

This race is mostly around Zorinsky Lake, which is beautiful in the fall with the changing leaves. There are some hills but they aren’t awful. The medals are nice, the athletic pullover is really nice, and the hot cider and caramel apple at the finish were oh so good! Volunteers are plenty, as are water stations, but spectators are scarce. The race is well-organized.

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SCENERY
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SWAG
5

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Star Valley Half Marathon

Star Valley Half Marathon

This race began in a small park going downhill for the first 2 miles. The rest of the course was past farms and green pastures. There were plenty of aid … MORE

This race began in a small park going downhill for the first 2 miles. The rest of the course was past farms and green pastures. There were plenty of aid stations and a surprising number of people cheering runners on. The medal was ok as was the race shirt. We also got a draw string bag, water bottle, Hammer nutrition samples, and a sticker. Post-race food was rolls, mini muffins, bananas, orange slices, watermelon, water, and chocolate milk. This is a fast course and I got a PR. Wyoming was my 46th state for a half marathon.

DIFFICULTY
2
PRODUCTION
5
SCENERY
4
SWAG
3

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Seashore Classic 1/2 Marathon

Seashore Classic 1/2 Marathon

This is a small race with little swag (a shirt and medal) but trophies 3-deep in each age group. Course was on crushed gravel through Cape Henlopen State Park and … MORE

This is a small race with little swag (a shirt and medal) but trophies 3-deep in each age group. Course was on crushed gravel through Cape Henlopen State Park and was scenic. Wind was brutal at times. Hotdogs, hamburgers, beer, and Bloody Mary’s at finish. Nice race!

DIFFICULTY
3
PRODUCTION
4
SCENERY
4
SWAG
2

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White River Marathon

White River Marathon

Well-organized, small-town race. The medal was huge and the long sleeve technical shirt was nice. The food at the finish was phenomenal (huge selection and variety). The downhill start followed … MORE

Well-organized, small-town race. The medal was huge and the long sleeve technical shirt was nice. The food at the finish was phenomenal (huge selection and variety). The downhill start followed by flat course helped me finish strong with a good finish time despite the fact I recently found out I’m anemic. Volunteers at aid stations were good. Zero complaints.

DIFFICULTY
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PRODUCTION
5
SCENERY
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SWAG
4

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Anchorage RunFest (Humpy’s Marathon & Skinny Raven Half)

Anchorage RunFest (Humpy’s Marathon & Skinny Raven Half)

The vast majority of the race was on greenways, which is fine, but since I run all the time at home on greenways, I didn't find the course too terribly … MORE

The vast majority of the race was on greenways, which is fine, but since I run all the time at home on greenways, I didn’t find the course too terribly unique. Being an out and back course, the downhill at the start was great, but running uphill at the finish was not fun. The race was well-organized but this year was the last year for the race director. Hearing Bart Yasso and Jeff Galloway speak at the pasta lunch was great. The shirt and medal are seriously my favorites from any of the around 50 races I’ve run. Post-race showers at the nearby hotel fitness center was a nice perk since I had to check out of my hotel before I finished running.

DIFFICULTY
3
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SCENERY
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5

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Famous Idaho Potato Marathon

Famous Idaho Potato Marathon

The course began at Lucky Peak State Park and went through a canyon for the first few miles along the river. We were on greenways for a large portion of … MORE

The course began at Lucky Peak State Park and went through a canyon for the first few miles along the river. We were on greenways for a large portion of the race and the course was flat and pretty scenic. There were plenty of volunteer stations but not many spectators. At packet pickup we got our bibs and a cute potato-shaped pin that says Idaho on it. We got our shirts and medals after the race; both were cute and went along with the potato theme. There was also a potato bar at the finish with several toppings to choose from. There were bounce houses for kids at the finish area. The weather was perfect by my standards although it was breezy at the park and through the canyon. This was state number 42 for me!

DIFFICULTY
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SCENERY
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SWAG
3

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Marshall University Marathon & Half Marathon

Marshall University Marathon & Half Marathon

This race was well-organized from start to finish. Packet pickup was quick and easy and included a technical shirt for half marathoners. The race was on-time and the course went … MORE

This race was well-organized from start to finish. Packet pickup was quick and easy and included a technical shirt for half marathoners. The race was on-time and the course went through the small town of Huntington. The parts along the river were the most scenic and my favorite. Crowd support was decent considering the size of the area. One of the most fun parts of the race was finishing on the stadium and being handed a football to finish with (and keep). The medal was nice but a bit on the small side. Food at the finish was hot dogs, hamburgers, potato chips, chocolate milk, cookies, bananas, and water.

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