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@ezhang87

Oakland, CA Raving since 2019 active 1 month ago

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Personal Bests (2)

Race Distance Location Date Result
Half Marathon Oakhurst, CA May 13, 2017 2:14:41
15K San Francisco, CA Jan 13, 2019 1:35:09

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Past Races (13)

Race Distance Location Date Result My Raves My Performance
Half Marathon Joshua Tree, CA Nov 2, 2019 2:29:32
15K San Francisco, CA Jan 13, 2019 1:35:09
Half Marathon West Yellowstone, MT Jun 9, 2018 2:41:08
Half Marathon Oakhurst, CA May 13, 2017 2:14:41
Half Marathon Oakland, CA Apr 2, 2017
We Run the Town Challenge (5K + Half) Oakland, CA Mar 20, 2016
Half Marathon Virgin, UT Mar 12, 2016
15K San Francisco, CA Jan 10, 2016
10K Berkeley, CA Oct 25, 2015
15K San Francisco, CA Jan 11, 2015
2nd Half Marathon San Francisco, CA Jul 27, 2014
Half Marathon Berkeley, CA Nov 24, 2013
Half Marathon San Francisco, CA 2013

My Raves

Joshua Tree Half Marathon

Joshua Tree Half Marathon

This course was really difficult as it is pretty much all sand in the dark where dust is flying everywhere. It felt like a sandy beach run in the park … MORE

This course was really difficult as it is pretty much all sand in the dark where dust is flying everywhere. It felt like a sandy beach run in the park rather than dirt trails. I’m glad I wore my trail shoes for this course as I was not ready for the soft sand! It was definitely hard on my ankles. I highly recommend a face mask or bandana as dust were flying everywhere throughout the entire course! (Maybe VR can provide a bandana as part of a race swag in the future!!) Headlamps were required, so with every runner wearing one, the course was pretty well lit for me. I tried to look up and enjoy the night sky and stars but instead, I just can’t help but stare at the sand finding the flattest and most trampled on section to run on. I did truly enjoy the sunset prior to the start as it was gorgeous! Weather was nice but it dropped tremendously by the end of the race so I recommend layering up! Overall, this was a good experience and I did better than expected given the difficulty of this course.

DIFFICULTY
5
PRODUCTION
5
SCENERY
2
SWAG
4

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