Saturday, July 7, 2018

2018 Westport Summer Series 5K: Race Photos & Results

What a great morning to run a 5K or 5 Miler?  That was my dilemma when I woke up because which race, the Norwalk Summer Series 5 Miler or Westport Summer Series 5K, was still an open question.  Ultimately it was the shorter distance - haha -that led to Westport and Longshore Country Club and lining up for the 5K.  Truth be told, my legs were still a bit sore from the "speed work" at Van Cortlandt Park Thursday night!

As for the race itself, I managed to squeak out a 21:37, 6:59 pace, unofficially.  When then the results were posted, it became 21:39 (losing 2 seconds, officially) and the pace being adjusted upward to 7:06 - because the officially measured distance worked out to 3.04 miles!  Yikes, so much for my sub-7 on a short 5K course - haha :D

Time aside, running at Longshore and along Compo Beach on a gorgeous Saturday morning is wonderful!

Here are the official race results from the Westport Road Runners.

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