Race recap – P.E.I. Marathon


Here we are, celebrating at the finish line on Sunday.

So how to reward yourself after running a full marathon?

That’s right, hot hamburger and fries at the Big Stop in Salisbury. Extra Ketchup? Indeed.

Anyway, still in recovery mode from the big race Sunday.

Below I’ve listed the technical details, include a time break down and other thoughts. If you are not into numbers and KM splits, this is probably a little tedious.

Later on this week, I’ll post some random thoughts on the event, the weekend and the Old Home Week-like feel at the finish line as well as a few photos.

I was delighted with the result and now, some 48 hours after the start, my legs are still aching pretty good.

Well worth it though.

Anyway, here is the recap of the race.

Awoke at 5:45 a.m. for 8 a.m. start, got ready and was not thinking much as everything was laid out the previous night. Got dressed quickly, said goodbye to Kathy, who was running the half and off I went. It is a point-to-point race from Brackley Beach to Charlottetown. We were transported Continue reading