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Edinburgh AC Annual Queens Drive Races

Sun December 21 2008 Listed by Mr. White
3 Entrants Club PB SB Pred Time WAVA
Lexo Wind made this tougher, the back section was hliariously difficult and was quite glad Im the shape of a breeze block!. So Was happy with my time(unconfirmed) considering the conditions. Was a bit of a mad dash at the start and for a change I didnt go galloping off to quickly. So made a nice change overtaking people on the hill rather than the other way round. On the down side some bloke in front of me decided to gob into the wind and it hit me square in the face,  mmmmmm pleasant! 

Musselburgh & District Athletic Club 18:00 20:10 21:45 21:29 63.36
Mr. White aaaaar, it be windy... next toime me sailboat me bring to foind victory and treasure Unaffiliated 20:56 22:09 23:37 23:54 56.17
If it wasn't so windy my chest was burning this would have been hilariously funny.... especially as the girl in front practially stopped dead at the top of the hill as the Brick Wall of Wind at Dunsape Loch kicked in.... I was virtually the same but managed to pretend I was still running - just not much forward motion at that point! Portobello RC, UKnetrunner 18:29 23:42 27:08 54.42

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  • On 30th Nov 2008 at 11:38pm, Mr. White wrote: The map on the flyer shows this as a full circuit (nearly 5.3K) of Arthur's Seat but it's billed as a 5K.
  • On 3rd Dec 2008 at 2:10pm, Mr. White wrote: Fair do's, 5K it is then! :)
  • On 7th Dec 2008 at 7:15pm, Dancing Boy wrote: The last 2-300m is off the road so cuts it closer to 5k
  • On 20th Dec 2008 at 9:43pm, Lexo wrote: How off road/(ie slippy-muddy) is the last section?? am I likely to go Ar** over heed if I have road shoes on??
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