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WanderingEng  ·  1535 days ago  ·  link  ·    ·  parent  ·  post: Madison Marathon: my first full marathon

Oh yeah, I forgot to mention the weather! You're right that the cold wasn't an issue. It was low to mid 30s at the start and probably not much warmer at the finish. I wore tights, gloves, two thin tops, and two hats. I shed one hat after two miles. Somewhere around three miles I thought I was going to be too warm, but either it cooled off or I settled down. I thought nothing about temperature for the last 20+ miles. There was a wide range of gear. I love my thin hat and liked having it on my head and over my ears, but there were plenty of people hatless or with running caps.

I find myself now two days after finishing idly wondering when the Milwaukee marathon is. I haven't looked, but I'm starting to wonder.