A Typical Texas Saturday.

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A Typical Texas Saturday.

Postby barebuns1 » Sat Aug 12, 2017 11:10 am

I decided to get my run in early before the temperature here sky rockets again. I did an easy 7km

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Re: A Typical Texas Saturday.

Postby NMG » Sat Aug 12, 2017 1:43 pm

I don't think it's quite Texas here, but it was humid as heck this morning. 10K on the greenbelt trails for me.

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Re: A Typical Texas Saturday.

Postby Habs4ever » Sat Aug 12, 2017 4:15 pm

Up before the sun to get out to Elkwater to volunteer for a trail tri. Beautiful day for it, about 15C at the start and only 20C when last runner came in. It's 29C back here in the city though, debating a run.
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Re: A Typical Texas Saturday.

Postby marymac442 » Sat Aug 12, 2017 5:51 pm

Had a break in the weather so did 16k in a pleasant 18 degrees with a lovely breeze. It was great to see the sky again.
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Re: A Typical Texas Saturday.

Postby Spirit Unleashed » Sat Aug 12, 2017 6:17 pm

I'm in Texas! 4 hour treadmill run.
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Re: A Typical Texas Saturday.

Postby ultraslacker » Sun Aug 13, 2017 2:06 am

as Mary mentioned, so lovely to see the sky and mountains this morning--no smoke! And the air smelled so clear and fresh today.

I didn't run but my mom and I took my niece and nephew to lynn canyon (their first time). At one point my niece (7yo) was running ahead of me on the trail and she tripped and went flying, landed face first in the dirt. From behind it looked like a bad face plant so I was worried for a second. She got up and I went to see if she was ok. Brushed her off, assessed the damage: scraped hand, scraped elbow, lots of dirt. She didn't cry. She said she was ok. She was such a trooper! I told her she is now officially a trail runner like Aunty! 8) :lol:
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