The course requires that you begin by running north and over the Great Hill. You then head south on West Drive and run to Terrace Drive. You then turn left (east) and cross the park on Terrace Drive. Then turn left again and head north on East Drive returnnig to the start. At the start, instead of continuing as you did earlier you turn left (west) and run on the 102nd street crossing/tansverse, crossing the park to West Drive. You then head south to Terrace Drive and complete another loop. You finish on the 102nd Street crossing/transverse when you complete the second loop. Every loop will be timed in real time. You will receive 2 splits and a final time. Finish is at the 102nd Transverse.
It's always easier to train when you've got something in mind train for. Find an upcoming running event in your area and sign up, it's as easy as that. Train each week in preparation for the big day and then go out and have fun with it. You will have runners at all different levels of running abilities. You'll have semi pro runners right down to absolute beginners. Running is for everyone when you realise that the only person you're competing with is yourself - to gradually make those improvements and gains. Good luck on your journey.
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