20 November 2010

Twilight 5k Run

Last night was Amanda's first attempt at completing a 5k. When our church announced they'd being doing one to support wounded warriors at Fort Benning, we both decided it would be a good place for her to start. Her running had been hit or miss until about 5 weeks ago. She found a workout plan online, and she stuck to it for 5 weeks. I really wasn't worried about how fast she would finish it, but I just didn't want her to walk. She came close a couple of time last night to trying to walk, but she gutted it out and finished really strong. I have a GPS for running, so I was able to capture our run route and statistics. Below you'll find an animated map of it.

Twilight 5k Cascade Hills




This has been her theme song, but since I was running we her she ran without headphones.

4 comments:

  1. What a great way to encourage your wife! She made it, WOO HOO! nothing touches a moms heart more than seeing her married children encourage and work together to accomplish big and little things!

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  2. Great job, Amanda!!! Very proud of you.

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  3. Amanda, I'm so impressed. Very. Very. Rad. {both of you!)

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  4. Great job to both of you! You guys are always an encouragement!

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