Saturday, November 07, 2009

Unofficial B2B Race Time: 12:45

The official results have not yet been posted but that's what the video that Dave took of me finishing said. W00T!!!

Race report to follow in a few days. Tomorrow is my birthday and I'm spending a couple xtra days in Wilmington with my awesome support crew. Photo: (R to L) Hubby Dave, me, step daughter & son-in-law.

51 comments:

DaveP said...

She looked strong and smiled the whole time.
Next year three in a month?

Mel-2nd Chances said...

WOW!!! Congrats! What an amazing birthday present! Happy birthday Shirley *hugs* Enjoy the rest of your vacation, looking forward to the race report!

Molly said...

Wow! Congratulations!!!!

Marci said...

That is such a fabulous time, total rockstar, didn't you just do an Ironman?!! You are so amazing!!!! Congratulations and I hope you recover well!

Regina said...

Huge Congratulations!! Happy Birthday! BTW, your legs look awesome in that pic, very, very fit!

Runner Leana said...

That is just awesome!! Congratulations!!!!

Jenny Davidson said...

Sub-13:00 - amazing job! Have a great birthday - will look forward to the race report!

X-Country2 said...

OF COURSE that smile is there! Congrats and can't wait to read the report.

Maria said...

Congrats on the awesome finish! Looking forward to the race report!

Lisa said...

Great job! I can't wait to read all about it. :-)

Rainmaker said...

Very nicely done - congrats!

Missy said...

Congratulations! You rocked it. Way to go. Happy Birthday. I knew I liked you...Scorpio;) Mine is in a couple of days.

Enjoy your time.

Wendy said...

Outstanding Shirley!!!!

Have a happy, happy birthday. You certainly earned it!

Oz Runner said...

Awesome job! Have a super happy birthday!

Shannon said...

Congrats Girl!

Bruce Stewart (施樸樂) (ブルース・スチュワート) said...

Congratulations, Shirley! Surprised you could do so well only two weeks after the other one. I wonder what you will try next - Ultraman or Everest? Happy Birthday, too. What a way to celebrate.

Spokane Al said...

Wow - that is an awesomely, fast time. Congratulations Shirley!

Meg Runs said...

Good job girl and HAPPY birthday! Enjoy your time with family, can't wait to hear more!

Jade Lady said...

you rocked this race 12:45:52. How did you shave off so much time?

http://www.setupevents.com/index.cfm?fuseaction=event_results&id=1571

Janyne Kizer said...

Congratulations!

jen said...

WOW!! Congratulations!! What an inccredible finish time. I can't wait to hear all the details. Happy birthday to you too! What a weekend. :)

Stef said...

Amazing, simply incredible.

You should tackle Silverman at some point. :)

CONGRATS SHIRLEY can't wait to read all the details!!! Have a great relaxing time in Wilmington.

Susan said...

Awesome and HAPPY BIRTHDAY!!!!!

Petraruns said...

OH MY GOODNESS ME ROCKET STAR! What a way to celebrate your birthday! YOU'RE AMAZING! I am SO thrilled for you. Going to raise a glass of wine to you tonight my friend - have a wonderful one!

Calyx Meredith said...

Happy happy birthday! It was so wonderful to meet you in person - and you looked SO STRONG on the run. Your mile-wide smile gave us a great boost. Congrats on your A-FREAKIN-MAZING time. Hope you have a great time celebrating.

Karen said...

CONGRATULATIONS and Happy Birthday! Awesome job :)

peter said...

Enjoy, congrats & happy BD!

MarathonChris said...

Happy Birthday and congratulations!!!

sharon said...

Not content to better your last time by just a few minutes. You did it up right girl. Way to go!!!

lizzie lee said...

HAPPY BIRTHDAY, AND CONGRATULATIONS FOR A SUCCESSFUL TRI

lizzie lee said...

Do I read well? Did you do 2h 15 min better than the one few weeks ago???? IMPRESSIVE!!!!

Brent Buckner said...

Congratulations!

Wow, your recovery from GFT went well.

Fe-lady said...

Awesome time...you look so HAPPY! Congratulations!

Fe-lady said...

Oh and Happy Birthday! :-)

ONEHOURIRONMAN said...

WOW!! Two IMs in a month and a 12:45? You ROCK!

lindsay said...

Congrats superwoman!!! Hope you are
resting and eating :) can't wait to hear more about it.

Marlene said...

CONGRATULATIONS! That's amazing - you are such a champ. Can't wait to read more!

Love that photo.

Hope you had a fantastic Birthday!

Lesser is More said...

Wow, awesome job and in such a smokin time! Now you can truly rest up and not think about the next race. Congrats and happy bday too!

Maryland Girl aka Michelle said...

Congratulations and Happy Birthday!

aron said...

ummmm "hello my name is AWESOME"

you are so amazing lady!!! CONGRATS!

jeanne said...

well done--AGAIN! congrats!

Kevin said...

Great job out there. You looked strong on the run. It was great to meet you out there

Smithposts said...

Congratulations! What a good looking support crew you had! Hope your birthday was extra special...

Ryan said...

Awesome shirley!!!

I don't know how I missed you but I did, I was at the mile 3 aid station asking every woman going by, "Are you Shirley?"

Obviously they weren't.

Gotta Run..Gotta Ride said...

You are amazing!!! I am so thrilled you smashed all of your training and races in 2009. What a GREAT birthday present :)

Can't wait to hear all about it.

Formulaic said...

You are awesome! So WOW!

Can't wait to read about it.

Enjoy your birthday MONTH!

Lily on the Road said...

Just catching up Shirley ~ WHOOTTT!! Well done!

Oh and Happy Belated Birthday, hope you're still enjoying yourself.

Marathon Maritza said...

Congratulations Shirley!!! You continue to be such an inspiration and a ROCK STAR! Whoo!!

Hope your birthday is fabulous!

21stCenturyMom said...

That's incredible!! No wonder I never saw you out there - you must have been a blur. Congratulations!

Vickie said...

Shirley, I wish I had known it was your birthday on Sunday! Happy belated. You had a great race! So glad to meet you. You had an awesome support crew too.

peter said...

Happy Vets day to your husband!