Running a Half Marathon as Told by GIFs

Inspired by Kelly Roberts’s awesome Running a Half Marathon as Told by Emojis, I present Running a Half Marathon as Told by GIFs:

The Night Before

Running a Half Marathon as Told by GIFs - Night Before

When The Alarm Goes Off in the Morning

Running a Half Marathon as Told by GIFs - When The Alarm Goes Off

Riding the Shuttle to the Starting Line

Running a Half Marathon as Told by GIFs - Bus

Waiting in a Crowded Corral

Running a Half Marathon as Told by GIFs - Corral

Crossing the Starting Line

Running a Half Marathon as Told by GIFs - Crossing Starting Line

Mile 1

Running a Half Marathon as Told by GIFs - Mile 1

Miles 2-4

Running a Half Marathon as Told by GIFs - Mile 2

Water Stop

Running a Half Marathon as Told by GIFs - water stop

Miles 5-6 (Thanking All The Volunteers And Crowd Support)

Running a Half Marathon as Told by GIFs - Waving to volunteers

10K (Calculating When You’ll Be Halfway Done)

Running a Half Marathon as Told by GIFs - 10k

10K (When You Think You’re Halfway Done)

Running a Half Marathon as Told by GIFs - 10k halfway

10k (When You Realize You’re Not Halfway Done)

Running a Half Marathon as Told by GIFs - 10k not halfway

Miles 7-8

Running a Half Marathon as Told by GIFs - Miles 7-8

 

Mile 9 (When You Make a New Friend Running Your Pace)

Running a Half Marathon as Told by GIFs - BFF

Water Stop

Running a Half Marathon as Told by GIFs - second water stop

Mile 10  (When Your New Friend Leaves You Behind)

Running a Half Marathon as Told by GIFs - Not BFF

Miles 11-12

Running a Half Marathon as Told by GIFs - Mile 11-12

Water Stop

Running a Half Marathon as Told by GIFs - third water stop

Mile 13

Running a Half Marathon as Told by GIFs - Mile 13

Crossing Finish Line

Running a Half Marathon as Told by GIFs - Finish Line

After The Race

Running a Half Marathon as Told by GIFs - post-race food

The Next Day

Running a Half Marathon as Told by GIFs - next day

All images credit giphy.com.

Chris Smith

About Author:

Chris Smith, a.k.a. @DopeyRunr, started running in 2013. He has since completed the 2014, 2015, 2016 and 2018 Dopey Challenges, and dozens of other marathons and half marathons around the country.

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