"We would like to inform you that our 2015 Finishers Medals are in jeopardy of not making it to Arkansas in time for our race. While we and our medal partner met every critical deadline, our medal is caught up in the middle of a labor strike between the longshoreman union and the Long Beach Port Authority." Labor Dispute Article
I just assumed it would be the weather, and/or traffic, that everyone would be screaming about. Personally, I don't care, those things are dangerous. Look, it's the size of a large skillet and weights 2.5 pounds! Just what you want around your neck after running 26.2 miles.
|Unruly buggers photo bombing|
Last year, my wife punched the gas, ENTERING THE DRIVEWAY, and the medal fell from the dash. Guess who was sitting in the passenger seat and can't move his legs? Luckily, my shin bore the brunt of the impact or we'd be Fred Flintstoning it today.
|Only injury I got was after the marathon from the 2.5 lb medal|