Color in Motion 5K

In Which Jenn Recaps the Color In Motion 5K

After the Electric Run 5K two weekends ago, Scott and I weren’t finished: last Saturday we tackled the Color In Motion 5K, one of those races where people chuck colored powder at you until you look like a piece of spin art. It was a good experience but not without some troubles. As Lewis Carroll so wisely suggests, I will begin at the beginning, go on until I reach the end, and then stop. For starters, the Color In Motion people did the same thing the Electric Run people did – they made the pickup location Alexandria, Virginia. And...

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Electric Run

In Which Jenn Recaps the Electric Run 5K

Sheeeeeeee’s electric! She’s in a family full of eccentrics! (Oasis fans in the audience? No? Just me then? Oh.) Can I be electric too? Moving right along. As I detailed in my post about upcoming races, I signed up for the Electric Run 5K a few months ago, and when the day finally dawned (or should I say dusked?) it was a good one: not too terribly hot and not at all rainy. The race instruction email promised traffic congestion due to the many race attendants and also because, duh, DC, so Scott and I arrived at the National...

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Run

In Which Jenn Has a Busy September (Upcoming Races!)

I have quite the September lined up for myself! It was accident, really, I swear. First Scott wanted to do the Electric Run 5K. And I said, I like running! I like lights and music! I’m in! Then he was all disappointed when we missed out on the Color Run 5K. (Scott has no interest in running unless he is surrounded by heavy themeing, at which point he becomes wildly enthusiastic. I’m working on getting him into a runDisney race; he likes WDW so I’m hopeful.) When I happened to come across the Color in Motion 5K instead, I...

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