Race: Cornfield to Cornfield

Runner: Brian Labenz

Race Date: 6/12/2021

Location: Omaha, Nebraska

Results: A 5:53 pace

Photo: Cornfield Cornfield

3 Bests – What aspects of the race did you like the most?

Beautiful but challenging course! Hit perfect summer weather!

Weird factor – What’s the weirdest thing about this race?

It’s called Cornfield to Cornfield. I never saw one Cornfield??

Highlights of your race – What did you do well and enjoy about your race in particular?

I got a shiny new PR!

Lessons for others – Share your pro-tips on the race to help the next runner

The last mile is grueling! It’s all uphill.

Most important course specific knowledge to know about the race

Be prepared for a long grind uphill the last mile! The first couple miles are super fast!

Aesthetics – Is it a pretty course?

Pretty race around a lake.

Difficulty – Is it a tough course?

It’s not the easiest 10k but it’s not the hardest either.

Organized and well run – Did it feel like a well-oiled machine or were they flying by the seat of their pants?

Pink Gorilla does the best races!!

Competition – Is there a strong field?

Very competitive.

Photo: Cornfield Cornfield