Heather Mcgowan ran: Well I've heard of it...

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  • 4 miles
  • 00:30 time
  • 08:25 pace
  • 415 calories
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  • 0 ft climb
  • 0 max hr
  • 0 avg hr
    • Currently /5 Effort.
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good Freedom 5k (plus course direction fail) 3.6 mi 00:30 08:25 pace

Well I've heard of it but never been a part of a misdirected crowd. I was feeling good despite the heat. Vassar College is a beautiful campus. First mile in just over 8 min. Still doing well heading into what I assumed was 2 miles and then never saw a mile marker. Then suddenly people were running at me. I assumed it was an out and back section even tho I didn't remember one on the course but then people started to say turn around. It was very confusing. I finally turned around. I am totally guessing on the mileage since we apparently missed a turn somewhere and were turned around but not quite as a group. Near the finish someone near me said he went 3.4 miles and I know I turned around further than he did. Well my goal was to be faster than Thursday and get the run in despite the heat and both were accomplished.