Three Nambanners and one Korean friend took part in this race on a demanding course at Mt. Namsan in downtown Seoul. Fortunatly, it was only 15min walk from Fabrizio's hotel. The people were very friendly, and every participant got a lot of presents, including Korean 'Nori', but there was nothing for the winners, as it was considered a 'friendship' race. It was fun though, to be mentioned by the announcer and be on the pics with the… Continue
Today four Nambanners ran the Goyang Marathon (10k) in Daehwa near Seoul. The two women did well, with Mutsumi placing 5th in 45:09, and Satoe (Michael Tandler's girlfriend) finishing the 5k.
BUT! The men's race was a mess! Michael and I ran in a group in 6-9 place, after 3k we ran into the slow half-runners, and when the 5k came, nobody told us where to turn!! I dropped out at nine and made friends… Continue