Cedar Point 5K Challenge

Saturday, May 11, 2013 12:37 PM

So are there any other runners here?

I just signed up for the Cedar Point 5K Challenge on Sunday June 16th.
https://www.cedarpoint.com/rides/Calendar-of-Events/Cedar-Point-5K-Challenge#

I started running about 2 1/2 months ago using the C25K program and now am running 5k twice a week and longer runs once a week as I am training for running a half marathon at Disney in November.

If I can do it, anyone can :)

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Saturday, May 11, 2013 1:00 PM

Oh, yes. Well,... I run if there's gravy, does that count?

But seriously, Dave, congratulations. That's awesome.

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Saturday, May 11, 2013 1:04 PM

Dave, i'm considering doing it. I just finished one up about two hours ago. All i know is that I'm not lasting the whole day at the park.

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Saturday, May 11, 2013 1:13 PM

I've gotten out of the habit of running regularly, and it shows. Signing up for this might be the nudge I need.

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Saturday, May 11, 2013 1:21 PM

I have run on a treadmill for a couple of years. Looking to run official 5K with my daugther who runs cross country. This may be a good one to start.

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Saturday, May 11, 2013 1:34 PM

I just restarted running about 6 months ago. I wish there were some similar events down here in SFoT land. That's really cool

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Saturday, May 11, 2013 2:25 PM

Only when being chased.

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Saturday, May 11, 2013 7:01 PM

My GF and I both run, but I just got a resounding "no" from her as she saw through yet another attempt on my part to fill our summer weekends with trips to amusement parks.

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Sunday, May 12, 2013 8:25 AM

Break Trims, I hear you. Between my new love for intense workouts and my coaster fandom, I think my husband is ready to kill me. I'm lucky he's going with me to KD in a few weeks (my last KD trip and all my CP trips were solo).

Dave, it is wonderful you are running. I've been doing Supergirl workouts (Insanity-like circuit training mixed with Tabata) and boxing, and I still don't have the endurance to run long distances. I'd like to get my stride back. Congrats on your efforts!

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Sunday, May 12, 2013 11:54 AM

I run every day...to lunch and dinner.

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Sunday, May 12, 2013 12:01 PM

I've ran 5k's, but I'm out of shape now. I don't run x country anymore.

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Sunday, May 12, 2013 10:01 PM

Which country DO you run?

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Monday, May 13, 2013 7:08 AM

No, x-country. It's an abbreviation for cross country. That's a sport where you run through forests and other places long distances. Usually, it's about 5k.

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Monday, May 13, 2013 8:16 AM

The infamous sar-chasm.

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Monday, May 13, 2013 9:42 AM

I so want to believe that Tyler is just messing with us, but I doubt it.

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Monday, May 13, 2013 9:42 AM

Indeed.

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Monday, May 13, 2013 9:55 AM

Like I've said before: the nature of me messing with you is that sometimes I am, sometimes I'm not. This time I was. Or was I???

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Monday, May 13, 2013 10:04 AM

You were not.

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Monday, May 13, 2013 10:05 AM

but I was!

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Monday, May 13, 2013 1:41 PM

No you weren't (times infinity, no take backs.)

Last edited by ApolloAndy, Monday, May 13, 2013 1:42 PM
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