September 23, 2011

No longer a soccer mom

As much as I loved being a soccer mom 
to little Rosie.
(who has outgrown her soccer phase)
I have to say it is a lot more fun
to be a cross country mom to Carter.
(shh don't tell Rosie)

Carter ran her first cross country meet yesterday and did 
was amazingly good.
Now, I have known for some time that she is a runner.
I mean for goodness sakes the legs on that girl
are a mile long.
Not only the long legs but she has been running 5K's with her 
daddy for a while now. 
She is a seasoned runner.

Here are some pictures from yesterdays meet




She came in 14th overall with the girls race.
Not too bad for her first race.

6 comments:

  1. very cool! XC is a great sport for kids because it develops a life long love of running! way to go! laura

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  3. Love it! I wish I would have started when I was in school!

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  4. I totally agree with you but don't tell my son who is an avid soccer player. The cross country meets are interesting and quicker too!

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  5. That's great that your kids are into sports and activities. Mine are still toddlers, but my daugher played soccer tots and I plan to put her in t-ball this spring.
    New follower from the lots of lovin' blog hop! :)

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  6. Hi there, new to your site from So Followed Saturday blog hop.
    That's great your daughter loves to run, I wish my son felt the same way. Does she have any tips I can give my first time runner who is constantly wanting to throw in the towel? What I tell him doesn't sink in, maybe he will listen to a fellow runner.
    Come visit my blog sometime. :)

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