The ladies are really lacing up their shoes and running more and more each year. Way to go!!!

From Running Times Magazine

U.S. Marathon Finishers
1980       143,000     10% female
1985       185,000     19% female
1990       224,000    19% female
1995      293,000     26% female
2000    353,000    38% female
2005    395,000    41% female
2010     507,000   41% female

Is anyone planning on running their first marathon soon?  Seeing stats like this really inspire me. I may have to move up my original plan of running the first 5 years from now when I’m 30. Maybe a year from now? Aye I’m a dangerous thinker 😀

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