Skip to main content


Showing posts from July, 2016

Crown City Classic Recap

The 4th of July has always been one of my favorite holidays so when I had the opportunity to run the Crown City Classic on the 4th, I was excited. (I received the race entry in exchange for volunteering at the packet pick-up) 

After Flat Jenn was put together, I attempted to go to bed early. The race didn't start until 7:00am, but it was suggested we get there early for parking. The race takes place in the beautiful city of Coronado, which happens to be a beach city. Beaches and the 4th of July means a lot of people, so my plan was to be there by 5:00am. I did end up arriving around 5:00am and found parking right away. (However by 5:20am, the lot was full so I was glad I arrived early) 

Time passed quickly and at 6:30am, I headed over to the start line area for the pre-race warmup. It was an exercise routine with a fun host and great music. After that was done, we headed to the corral area. The corrals were self placement and were labeled "Fast, Fit or Fun." I tend to be a…