Yesterday I kicked off 2016 with my first 10K, the NYRR Joe Kleinerman 10K. It also happened to be my first race in NYC. I PR-ed (by default) with a time of 50:42, which is an average pace of 8:03 min/mile. There were 5,222 total participants, 2433 of them women. I ended up coming in 23rd in my … More Joe Kleinerman 10K Race Recap
I did it. I completed my first half marathon, and accomplished my goal of finishing under two hours. It wasn’t a seamlessly perfect experience, however, and I learned a lot from this race.