Pre 5k Nerves!

In approximately 9.5 hours, I will be at the starting line of the Rock N’ Run 5k!


It’s been too long since I’ve raced! The last race (other than biking in the tri-relay) was in January for a 5k that I did HORRIBLE at! I am so nervous, because I really have nothing recent to base my time on! I’ve been training hard, so I think I’m ready. 😀

Usually, I race alone, or with BFF Debbie, so I’ve never been that competitive. This race is different, because Caitlin, Meghann, Kelly, BFF Debbie, Debbie’s friend Joanna will all be racing! I’m so excited to see how everyone does! A little friendly competition is pretty motivating, though!

I’ll wait for you girls at the finish line 😉

JasoNerd is racing tomorrow, too, so I can’t wait to see how he does!

For dinner, we made a quick pre-race favorite: spaghetti!


I made a big batch of spaghetti and topped mine with some steamed broccoli and zucchini. YUM!


Nothing fancy, but I like to have stuff that’s easy on my stomach. No toilet hugging for me, thank you!


I didn’t have real snacks today, but I definitely grazed on more Pretzels and PB, a couple mini-muffins, and some grapes.

I have my clothes and shoes laid out…


… and my Garmin’s charging!


Now I just have to remember:

  • set my alarm for 5:00 AM
  • race bib and pins
  • directions
  • wallet and phone
  • camera
  • ipod
  • Garmin
  • breakfast
  • body glide
  • sweat towel for the car ride home
  • to do my best!

So excited for tomorrow! My goal is sub 25:00, but I’m just going to give it my all!

Good Luck to everyone who is racing!! Let’s Rock N’ Run!

❤ MegaNerd

16 Responses

  1. First time on your blog . . . GOOD LUCK tomorrow!

  2. Good luck! Have fun!


    but not too much luck. not enough to beat me LOL

  4. Good luck tomorrow, I just wrote on Caitlin’s blog too that you wonderful ladies are going to kick some major @$$! 🙂

    Have fun!

  5. Good luck to you and Jason tomorrow! I love that he is running with you…wish I could get my hubby to do the same! Have a blast!

  6. Good luck girl! You will do great!!

  7. Good luck tomorrow lady!! Rock that race!!

  8. You’ll do a great job! Have fun! 🙂

  9. good luck to you and your boyfriend! pr here you come!

  10. good luck tomorrow!

  11. good luck tomorrow girl!

  12. Good luck and have fun! Also good luck to all your friends who are running with you. 😀

  13. Good luck!!! My sister and I are running a 5k tomorrow – her first!! I haven’t raced in a year, but my goal is the same as your’s. Sub 25, thats all I ask for!

    You can do it!!

  14. Good luck!! You’ll be great!

  15. You will do awesome! I’m thinking of you right this moment, because I think you are running it as we speak.
    Ah, I’m so excited for you!
    Good luck dear.

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