Routine is almost complete. The amazing thing about having a big race near your house is the jog over to the start line. No worrying about driving, parking, or finding a bathroom. Everything has come to you!
Race Number - check.
Racing Flats - check.
Timing Chip - check.
Overcast day, with sun threatening to break through - check.
Cool, yet not cold, air - check.
Music - check.
Race uniform - check.
Clif Bar, Peanut Toffee Crunch - check.
Bathroom break (x2) - check.
Half a glass of smoothie - check.
Pre-race blog post - check.
I guess I am ready to go. See you on the course.