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I've visited Pennys and got gloves, hate and long sleeved t-shirt for 9 euro. They will kept me warm for the first few miles and then they'll be discarded.
Weather sounds it will be like Cork to Cobh a few weeks back - bloody cold at the start but once you're moving, you'll warm up. The sunshine helps too so don't over dress as when you get to the second half of the race, you will be over heating.
A quick post to wish well to all doing the marathon tomorrow. All the best for it and hope you all meet your respective goals.
Spotted a few Boardsies at the expo yesterday and actually got them to stand still long enough for a photograph... Not going to name anyone though, you'll all have to come to the pub to find out who's who.
DSC_0001 by xebec running photos, on Flickr
Best of luck to everyone, the hard work is done now it's just time to make the most of and try to enjoy the day.
Best of luck to all of you. Leave it all out on the course.
Why do they enter everyone with an address in Ireland as being Irish? I'm sure there was no other option on the entry form.
I guess I've just been assimilated. Resistance is futile.
Where's the photo of the boards-manned Pacer stand?
What are people wearing tomorrow? I don't want to overdress, but I'm thinking singlet might be too cold given the temperature tomorrow. Might go with a short sleeve running top with a long sleeve over it that I can ditch a few miles in.
I'm sticking with the singlet, but wearing a sweatshirt and tracksuit bottoms to the start line.
I'm wearing the Boards AC singlet with a pair of gloves for the first few miles to keep the hands warm.
I only recognise one person in that photo. Will have to meet some more of you. Which pub are people going to?
Good luck everyone! Have a great race.
Good luck all, might see some of you in McGrattans after!
Good luck all. Hope you get the race your training and dedication deserves.
And thanks and best wishes to the pacers. May ye be like metronomes.
Andy what are you looking at? You seemed very pleased with yourself whatever it is..........
Good luck kids. The hard part is done now, the fun part is nearly here. Enjoy it. Hope everyone meets their target.
Just been shopping and got some extra layers ready for tomorrow. Tshirt, hat, gloves, bin bag all ready to be discarded at some point along the way leaving me with just the BAC singlet and shorts by the finish.