The event also hosted a half-marathon, a 30K and a 50K race. If I entered the 50K, I'd probably still be up there running. The race t-shirt lists all the distances, so I try to seem ambiguous when I notice people looking at it.
Lake Chabot is a reservoir in the hills above Castro Valley. I think I'd visited once before in my life--to go biking with some cousins. Supposedly it's a great place to hang out for picnics and whatnot even though it's a 5 minute drive from dense city.
|Chabot Trail Run 10K, walkjogrun.net|
For most of the second half of the race I engaged in close competition with another runner. Read on for the gripping tale...