The 3rd Alamid 10K Marathon!

16 08 2009

If you ever get a second chance in life for something, you’ve got to go all the way. -Lance Armstrong

Some of my friends invited me to join a 10k race in San Roque, San Pedro Laguna, today, August 16, 2009. At first, I’m  hesitant to join because I have no more training for a 10k race. A 10k is difficult especially if you have ‘trained’ for Ultramarathons for several months now. But due to insistence of my group, I participated  and although that event was not a ‘celebrated’ race compared to others that I have already joined in the past, I enjoyed it for I saw my old buddies in running, some of them were my mentors and seasoned friends.

The Registration fee was only P50 and upon reaching the finish line, there was a Zesto Juice and a Chicken Sandwich, with 3 water stations along the route.

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The singlet, in front.

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At the back…uhmmmm….election time ha?! Too early Sir…

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Long lines as we register. Only in Laguna (lol)

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With my running buddies…

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My official time was 38 minutes and 18 seconds. This was one of my best PRs so far for the 10k. I don’t know if it’s really a 10k but upon asking one race officials, he told me that there’s a discrepancy of 800 meters. So, it’s only a 9.2 kms race, nonetheless, it was a very good race for me and my friends.

God be Praised!

SUNDAY SPECIAL: Humpty Dumpty had an unsolved problem. We have a problem too, but ours had a solution…

Jesus Christ came to our wall, Jesus Christ died for our fall. So that regardless of death and in spite of sin, through grace He might put us together again.


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