Elvia Franco

2018 Mt Hood Half Marathon
Published: Aug. 20, 2018, 7:15 p.m.
  1. Overall Rating

    5/5 Stars

  2. Describe your race day.

    Very well organized race and such a beautiful location, with the ability to visit/sight see!

  3. Did you PR?

    No, but it was a very enjoyable. My PR was at Mt. Lemmon and I was super happy with that.

  4. How would you describe the course?

    Gradual down hill, lovely area and injury free, which is the best part. I was able to still sight see/hike the next day

  5. Tell us about your training.

    I was able to run and up a local hill weekly, about 5-6 miles, so that helped with the downhill grade portion. I recommend this, I felt prepared and no recovery issues!

  6. What advice would you give future runners?

    Same as above, see #5

  7. What fun things did you do in the area before or after the race?

    Hiked to 3 Falls and other areas prior to the race. The day after the race, went to Canon Beach, Meary Lighthouse and Haystack Rock (2 hour drive each way).

Comments

  1. Elvia Franco
    Aug. 20, 2018, 7:17 p.m.

    I Love the Revel Race Series! The locale's selected keep me interested in signing up. Already sighed up for the Hawaii race!

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