I just realized that we just passed the anniversary of what is probably my favorite race experience to date. The Flying Pirate Half Marathon in Outer Banks, NC. It was a great time. I’d love to run it again sometime and dominate the course (now that I know how it is). It was a smaller race, a laid back feeling, and a lot of fun. Please give my review a look if you gots the time!
First off, let me just say that this may be my favorite race to date. Had an incredible time. We lucked out on weather. We had good times before and after the race, so that may be swaying my opinion. My sis and I flew into Raleigh, NC. One of my besties lives there. We stayed with her and she showed us her town. It was my 2nd time to visit her there and I love this area of our country more and more each time I visit. Such great food places (not many chains). Such great brewpubs. Such great great people. Such great sights.
After I got into town, I had a few hours to kill so I went for a run. I ran in Umstead Park. Even though it’s called a park, it’s really a forest. It’s huge. Lots of…
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