Good point. But it is what it is, which is unscientific at best. I basically needed a starting point for discussing broad topics with race directors. So I couldn’t afford to get caught in the weeds of specifics, branching logic, etc. Such are the trade-offs of tight deadlines.
done! I agree with TK, but then I realized that I put that most of the extra crap that goes along with big marathons wasn’t that important to me. even rewarded you with an almost-rant. keep up the good cross training!