After making the split from the half-marathons, the full marathon runners made their way to Champaign. Continuing on from Part 2: Urbana
High Point: Running next to a 65 year old man and knowing that if he can do it, I can do it.
Low Point: Getting passed by said 65 year old man.
|Mile 13: Passed by 65 year old man|
|Mile 16: Starting to hurt and slow down|
|Mile 17: Only 9 miles to go|
|Mile 18: Getting closer|
|Mile 20: Passed by the 4:45 pace group|
|Mile 20.5: Getting cheered on|
|Mile 22: Thinking there was only 3 miles left.|
|Mile 22.5: "You go girl!"|
|Mile 22.75: Made it back|
High Point: Not letting the "Wall" get the better of me and persevering through.
|Mile 24.5: The "Wall" hits|
|Mile 25: 1 mile left|
Low Point: College students grilling out on the corner of the park in front of the Stadium. Not cool.
High Point: Turning the corner onto the street leading into the Stadium and seeing Joshua, Sara, PJ, and Jess.
|Mile 26: Almost There|
Part 4: The finish!