Sunday, July 15, 2012

Um, where'd all those hills come from in San Francisco...?

With only two weeks to go until my first San Francisco Marathon I decided to revisit the course elevation chart just to prepare myself. OMG, how did I miss all those hills when I signed up to run this?

San Francisco Marathon course elevation
As a comparison here's the relatively flat course for the Los Angeles Marathon that I've run the last two years, much easier terrain.

L.A. Marathon course elevation
And here's what I have to look forward with the 26.2 mile course in Hawaii in December. Legs, don't fail me now (I knew there was a reason I'd been having so much physio and massage treatments to make me race ready).

Honolulu Marathon course elevation
This is when running for a cause, and not just for your own sense of achievement, can really help motivate you.
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Let the countdown to San Francisco, and this hills, begin...

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