By The Numbers: New York City Marathon

Number of Miles Traveled from Durham to NYC:   500

Number of Degrees at the Start Line: 36

Number of Runners to Cross the Finish Line: 44,829

Total Miles Run: 26.2

Estimated Number of Spectators Cheering Us On: 2 million

Number of Hours to Finish:  almost 6 (yikes! definitely not my strongest finish)

Mile Marker Where Chad Finally Found Me in a Crowd of Thousands: 14

Mile Marker Where Red Cross Volunteers Had to Wrap My Bum Knee: 18

Number of Strawberry Banana GU Packets Consumed: 4

Number of Toe Nails I’ll Likely Be Missing Next Week: 2

Number of Men Running in Sombreros: 1 (at least)

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3 Responses to By The Numbers: New York City Marathon

  1. Jenny Chapman says:

    Can’t wait to hear more about the race! You did great, that’s a huge race!

  2. Russel says:

    you look remarkably happy for having run a marathon… runners high eh?

  3. Aunt Shirley says:

    Way to go you two, I’m so proud of you both! I had a friend from good ole Snead, AL that ran in it too!

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