Leadville Firecracker 5K 2016

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Distance 3.11 miles Time 37:06 Rank 132nd It was Sydney vs. Reagan vs. Kayla vs. Dad at the annual 5K in Leadville. We were excited to run as a family but that went to hell as soon as the race started. Kayla took off and passed us all. But we caught her within a few blocks and then Sydney took … Read More


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At the school, they have a group called Landsharks Run Club that some parents volunteered to run. Kids practice a couple days a week and then have a track meet on the weekend. Kind of a way to introduce kids to running and track before the sports become available at a middle school age. I saw the invitation laying on … Read More

Longmont Sunrise Stampede 2012

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Distance 2M Time 21:38 Pace 10:49 Rank 8th GPS Analysis Garmin Connect This is becoming an annual event! The whole family got up early (for us in the summer) and headed to Longmont High School for the annual race. They have 2 mile and a 10K running at about the same time. The kids line up for the 2M along … Read More

Colorado Kids Race 2010

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Reagan is a diva! Race morning and she doesn’t want to get out of bed. I am too tired. My leg hurts. I drug her downstairs and put her breakfast in front of her. This is the normal deal. I knew things would warm up as race time approached. However, the whines continued on the drive down to the race. … Read More

Colorado Kids Race 2009

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While preparing Sydney for her annual race, Reagan had a look on her face. Why not me? Last year, the program required you be in kindergarten to race. Sydney wasn’t but we snuck her in anyway. However, this year, they changed the program and added a half-mile and a quarter-mile race. The 1/4 was for 4 and 5 year olds … Read More