fireclown: You sort of place yourself in the pack based on how fast you think you're going to run it.
Shan: ead to a broken foot early on that the medics insisted was only a sprain**.
Shan: I'm curious though about the logistics of the scoring of a marathon. I mean typically when you see a marathon there are an assload of people there; who determines if you start at the front or the rear? And how do you accurately time anybody other than the front of the pack? Anyone who has run in a pack of any size knows that there's a massive rubber-band effect and it has to be several minutes at some of the larger marathons before the "last" person to start even crosses the starting line
UberDave: They're going to get that goddamn oval decal no matter what!
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