Anyway, I was already signed up for the Georgia marathon on March 23rd. I started looking into the lowest level criteria for:
please see that I am at the bare minimum level of insanity.
I decided that I really wanted to attend another Loopfest so I penciled The Flying Pig in Cincinnati on my calendar for May 3rd. Now I just needed to find a marathon to run in between....
I had seen runners rave about the Shamrock marathon in Virginia Beach for years. And there were a lot of Loop favorites attending. But it was on March 16th--a week before a race I was already signed up for.
Could I really drive to Virginia Beach one weekend, run a marathon, and then run another one the following weekend in Atlanta? Who knows until you try??!
And since I am heading down the path of crazy, I decided to just go for all the bling. I am participating in the Whale Challenge this weekend (an 8K Saturday and marathon Sunday) so I can get one of these sweet medals:
Then I take a 6 week hiatus until I do the 4-way challenge at The Flying Pig in Cincinnati. A 5K and 10K on Saturday and a marathon on Sunday.