I won my category in a race yesterday......BUT...

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03/12/2009 at 18:35
I was the only one in the LV40 category!
03/12/2009 at 18:46
Your competitors were obviously scared away by your presence
seren nos    pirate
03/12/2009 at 18:49

enjoy the win.just because the others stayed in bed doesn't mean your not worth it.......

I'm welsh veteran triathlon champion at middle distance............there were only 2 of us there....I'm well chuffed with my trophy

Kryten    pirate
03/12/2009 at 18:52
So you were last in your category then.
03/12/2009 at 19:12
Agree with Seren - you turned up and put in the effort when others CBA. Well done you!
Gyraffe    pirate
03/12/2009 at 19:14

Well done Vicky. You gotta be in it to win it!

Did you get a prize?

03/12/2009 at 19:19

Hey, you can only beat the competition that shows up on the day. A victory won fair and square.

(Kryten, go and sit on the naughty step)

03/12/2009 at 19:28
I did beat a few non-veterans (men and women) though!
03/12/2009 at 19:33
Yeah, well done. Doesn`t matter if you was the only one. You won. Now did you get a nice trophy.
03/12/2009 at 19:35

Well done Vicky - you've gotta be in it to win it, so what if you were the only one

Enjoy the glory

03/12/2009 at 19:38

Fantastic!! You were there on the day so well deserved. Enjoy your achievement.

Muttley wrote (see)

Hey, you can only beat the competition that shows up on the day. A victory won fair and square.

(Kryten, go and sit on the naughty step)

Yehhh Kryton......naughty boy...

Kryten    pirate
03/12/2009 at 19:41

Sorry!

<sits on naughty step>

<sulks>

03/12/2009 at 20:18
Congratulations!!  Well done and good for you for running.

If it makes you feel any better, I won the prize for being the "best dressed female gorilla" at this year's Great Gorilla Run.  So you won a prize for being a good runner, who did at least turn up, I won a prize for being a hairy ape like creature!!!
03/12/2009 at 20:57
Kryten wrote (see)

Sorry!

<sits on naughty step>

<sulks>

Kryten - i hope your butt freezes to the step and you end up with piles!

Vicky - do you mind stepping aside and letting me enter next year?

03/12/2009 at 20:58
Forget that, i've just realised i come in the next category up  
03/12/2009 at 22:19
Well done Vicky, I've never won anything in my life.
03/12/2009 at 23:56
CB, always remember the golden rule. Its not the winning, its the taking part that counts.
03/12/2009 at 23:59
A big part of winning is making it to the start line - you beat thousands of others who didn't make it that far!
04/12/2009 at 08:40
You deserve the prize Vicky.  You were the first over the line in your age category.
04/12/2009 at 21:26
I found out today that I will be getting a prize as I was the 3rd lady veteran overall (there were other veterans, just not in my specific category!). Whoo!
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