Before...alarm went off at 4:15am...foreshadowing!:
After...finished in 4:15:43
95% Irish Wisconsinite...5% Kenyan. My roots helped me endure the conditions (temps in the 30s)! The Kenyans finished some 2 hours before me...but they heard my footsteps.
Julia's post to come...she'll be hard at work maintaining my ibuprofen levels for the next few weeks.