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Race Report: National Race For The Cure [Run 1, Week 1 (BOHR)] by Corey I. Patient Expert Posted Sat 18 Oct 2008 2:34pm As many of you already know, I'd originally planned to run the National Race for the Cure from the outset, but then later changed my mind after the captain of our corporate team encouraged me to walk the race instead, as almost everyone from our group was walking it (save one person, who on race day was apparently either a no-show or h ... Read on »
Komen 5K Race for the Cure: Race Report by Kevin L. Patient Expert Posted Sun 24 Aug 2008 5:43pm My time: 21:56 Not a pr, but with the last 3/4 of a mile uphill, I feel pretty good about what I did. And the time is better than the last three 5ks I've done, and those were all flat courses. I'll write a more detailed report later, but here are the splits... 1: 6:45 (was feeling good) 2: 6:55 (pacing myself for ... Read on »
More volunteers needed for Race for the Cure – Orange County by Medical Quack Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted Tue 01 Sep 2009 10:47pm You can also go here to find all the “Race” events, and see when one is scheduled in your area.  The notice below is from the local newspaper, the Orange County Register.  If you need information on breast cancer, the Komen site is a great place to begin instead of a blind search through the internet.  BD  More volunteers are needed to help ... Read on »
Dan’s Ford Race for a Cure, 5 Miler, race report by Terri O. Patient Expert Posted Mon 12 Apr 2010 6:44pm I’m still running!  And because everyone seems to always love pictures of Ruthie, here’s one to get this post started off on the right foot! Ruthie, looks like she's smiling, doesn't it? Last week was an extremely long one at work  since I had worked straight through, including on Easter Sunday. By Friday, I was definitely ready f ... Read on »
Joggling Report – 5K Race for the Cure 2011 Chicago by Perry R. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted Sun 25 Sep 2011 5:44am Today was the Race for the Cure 5K .  I stayed out a bit too late last night so I was super tired this morning.  I had to do race day registration (not recommended) which meant taking the el downtown at 6 am.  With travel and completing the registration process, I was ready to race by 6:45 am.  Unfortunately, the 5K didn’t start until 8:30 ... Read on »
5K Race Report: Komen Race for The Cure by Kevin L. Patient Expert Posted Sat 11 Apr 2009 11:01pm Time: 19:40 Age group place: 1st Overall place: 31st out of nearly 1,191 timed runners ( 5K results here ) This is was one of those courses that just does not agree with me one bit. The first half would be downhill, which wrecks havoc on my shins. The second half would be mostly uphill, which wrecks havoc on my lungs. This is third we ... Read on »
Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure 10K, St. Petersburg, Florida: Oct. 6: race recap by Jina Posted Wed 10 Oct 2012 11:10pm Before Saturday, I ran one 10K. It was OK, but it was definitely not my favorite distance. So much so that I didn’t think I’d do another one. Then, I had a friend doing a 10K. I thought about it. Then, there was a possibility I’d be out of town. So, I stopped thinking about it. Then, the possibility of being out of town turned into n ... Read on »
Race for the Cure and Other Thoughts by Donna Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted Fri 12 Sep 2008 12:03pm This past Saturday was the Susan G. Koeman Race for the Cure. 5k of Houston's infamous heat and humidity! It was yucky. I captained a team here at work -- we had a good time. Here are some pictures: Angels for the Cause Can you see how far ahead the people stretch? It had been a reported 25,000 participants. The hardest ... Read on »
Joggling the Nashville Komen Race for the Cure 5K by Perry R. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted Wed 07 Oct 2009 10:00pm Hey Joggling fans! On October 10, 2009 there is going to be a team of jogglers doing the Nashville Komen Race for the Cure 5K. The team is called “Team Catch it Early”, led by Jason Tan and Jacob Weiss and will feature more than 10 jogglers. This is possibly the most jogglers ever [...] Read on »
Susan B Komen Race for the Cure LA County 2010: Team Peaches by Donna Peach Patient Expert Posted Sun 21 Feb 2010 12:00am My coworkers recently surprised me with the announcement that they are participating in the Susan B. Komen Race for the Cure LA County 2010 as Team Peaches in my honor. I am speechless and touched that they would do this, and I’m very excited to participate the day of the race. I am posting here to encourage anyone who wishes to parti ... Read on »