We got there an hour later than we did last year (the race starts at NINE, not eight!), so it was already much busier too.
|Lots of runners|
|Let "Freedom" ring!|
|No, this isn't the Color Guard, but it is patriotic and really nice!|
I realized at this point that it's NOT raining! Every single time (not hyperbole here) I've run this course, it has rained. The streak is broken!
|I"m pretty sure science would beg to differ|
|I have no idea what that drawing is supposed to be|
|There's a lone water stop waaaaaaaaaaaaay up there|
|No alligators anywhere. Bummer.|
|Only .1 of the sign, too!|
|And there's people behind us - we're not last!|
We asked someone to take our finish line photos (I'm so glad she's not so camera-shy anymore!).
|This is the first time I've worn a race shirt from a previous race to a race!|
|Standard Teenager Pose|
|Not the best jump!|
|That is not the most flattering shot, but a great jump!|
|I love that SO MANY people stuck around for the final finishers, not just a few|