MCRRC Country Road Run 5 mile Race

I did another MCRRCrace on Sunday, a 5 mile race in Olney MD  that took place at Olney Manor Park. I spent a lot of nights here playing baseball games, I would guess twenty to thirty games a year just at this field.

The was a simple out and back course and I was surprised to hear the road was not going to be closed to traffic but it was a sleepy back road so it wasn’t a big deal. I only saw two cars and so many people were on the road the cars had to go really slow anyway.

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This weekend wasn’t as good as last and it was only in the 30’s at the start of the race but once I got going it didn’t really bother me.

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The rae was very hilly, and I ran a little bit slower then I wanted to. I did 37:28 (just under 7:30 minutes per mile) I was shooting for around 36:00. It was fun to race again, and I was able to pick of f a few people towards the end of the race which is always fun.

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After the race was a great spread of food, doughnuts, coffe, bagels and cream chesse, and bootles of “G”. Really gatorade what the hell, “G” just call it gatoradae.

And if you are a memberof the club, I think it was $10 or $15 for the year the race entry and the food is all free. It’s a great deal, you can’t beat it.

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One response to “MCRRC Country Road Run 5 mile Race

  1. I love the picture of you running and it seems like everyone else is blurry!

    So does “Gatorade” not exist anymore? Only the street-cred version -” G” is left? I’m confused….

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