1. 45 TOTAL Marathons Completed! It's only my 42nd state, but I'm 3 ahead in total marathons!
MI Race RUNdown...
Detroit Free Press Marathon ~ Sunday October 17, 2010. (#42) 7:00am Start for all races!
Detroit, MI ~ Downtown Detroit and Windsor, Ontario
Registration Fees: $75-$90 Early ($105-$125 late) Availability: Marathon and half only. Register here.
Year Running: 33rd!
Races Available: Full, Half and 5K
2010 Expected Field: 4830 Max (Full) 10,800 Max (Half) + 5-Person Relay
2009 Field: 3780
... Females: 1324 ... Age Group: 252 (F25-29)
2009 Avg. Finish Time: *4:18:57!!* Another fast one.
Certified Course/BQ Certified?: Yes/Yes
Cutoff Time and Early Start Option: No early start and a 6.5 hour limit with a strict "last chance pacer" you have to race! ... I'm sorry, but it could be HILARIOUS to watch people try and race this person at the end. Definitely sticking around for the last runner!!!
Weather Update: Highs in the 60's, lows in the 40's and SUNNY! Perfect running weather! Definitely going to be chilly at the start, but I have my cool Chicago arm warmers now!