2nd Marathon: Marine Corps Marathon 2015 Review

2nd Marathon: Marine Corps Marathon October 25, 2015 Review


marine-corps-marathonRegistration Fees: $140
Transportation: $6 WMATA (DC metro) round trip
Accomodations: $0 My house!
Food: $0 Home cooked meals & snacks
Extras: $60 Post race massage
Total Cost: $206

Runners: 2,3197 (1,0428 women, 1,2769 men)
Start Time: 7:55 a.m. ET (Eastern Standard Time)
Course: The Run has a total ascent of 878.57 ft and has a maximum elevation of 247.05 ft.…relatively flat course until the hellishly steep hill at the end.
Weather: 52 degrees
SWAG: Nice long sleeve sweat shirt; substantial medal
Race Organization: A bit chaotic, but in all fairness it was the 40th anniversary.
Crowd Support: Spectacular the whole way through!
Volunteer Support: Fantastic, very kind & helpful…everyone was presented with their medal by a marine at finish!
Water Stops: Really well organized and often
Food: Bananas, Candies, GU gels, Gatorade and water along the course, with ample typical post race food
Age: 35
Finishing Time: 4:36:24
Average Pace: 10:32
Place: 3,165th/9,151 Overall Women, 559th/1,805 AG
Total Experience: … 1 2 3 4 5



2nd Marathon: Marine Corps Marathon 2015 Review
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