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Marathon logistics [May. 30th, 2004|05:50 pm]
Lindsey Kuper

On a brighter note, the marathon is tomorrow morning, and I went down to McCormick Place to get my Marathon Packet, which consists of a bib number and timing chip and some free goodies such as energy bars and coupons and a T-shirt. I had been worried about the logistics of getting to the right place and getting timed and all, but the people there were exceedingly nice and helpful and I know exactly what to do and where to go tomorow. So now all I have to worry about is, well, running a marathon.

I'm going to make a big spaghetti dinner and then get a lot of sleep.

Oh, yeah, and I finally got that cell phone I was talking about. (Fisher-Price: My First Cell Phone!) It's going to be my permanent number from now on, and I'm relieved to finally have a permanent number. Do call; my number is 847-636-0186.

Also, I want to give a big, big thanks to all of you who've encouraged me through this whole marathon thing. You have no idea how much you've done for me. You rock.


[User Picture]From: oniugnip
2004-05-30 04:07 pm (UTC)
Happy running tomorrow, and happy carboloading tonight! :) That's so cool...
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[User Picture]From: sonetka
2004-05-30 05:18 pm (UTC)
Hope it goes well! (Also hope the weather improves, so you're not running through flooded gutters and trying to dodge the lightning - would they cancel in that event?)
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[User Picture]From: lindseykuper
2004-05-30 05:42 pm (UTC)
Thanks! Actually, the morning forecast looks ideal, and that's the one I care about because the race starts at 6 a.m., heh. But I seriously doubt that they would cancel or postpone, even if the weather sucked. Two years ago I think they did it in a downpour ...
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[User Picture]From: geminus
2004-05-30 08:06 pm (UTC)
eee, i'm so excited for you.

and i do hope the weather's good. they don't tend to cancel these things, they did the triathlon in a flood or something two years ago.

but really, good luck.
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[User Picture]From: lindseykuper
2004-06-02 10:01 pm (UTC)
Aw, shucks. =) Well, I'm pretty bad at almost every other sport, so I think it all evens out.
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[User Picture]From: moonbeanjo
2004-05-31 10:32 am (UTC)
Go Lindsey!
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