After I finish a running race I feel strong and alive! It’s such an accomplishment to finish something, but most especially a running race. After a race of course there is the complimentary food and water. Each race organization is different in what they offer. Some offer great food at the end of a race. The Rock and Roll 1/2 marathon has a feast; Greek yogurt, chocolate milk, fruit cups, granola bars; I didn’t have enough hands to hold it all. Other races only offer the basics:water, Gatorade, and bananas. After the post-race feast and I’m heading home I revel in what I just accomplished and look forward to my post race routine-a Five Guys Burger for lunch, a nice hot shower, ice for the feet, two aspirin to take away the aches, and a nap….JOY!
Blogging from A-Z challenge 2012