50 STATES MARATHON TOUR: VIRGINIA (14/50)

2011 MARINE CORPS MARATHHON, WASHINGTON D.C.: 3:20:26 (2011-10-30)
2011 RICHMOND MARATHON: 3:04:15 (2011-11-12)
2012 CHARLOTTESVILLE MARATHON: 3:38:40 (2012-04-07)
2012 RICHMOND MARATHON: 4:39:44 (2012-11-10)


Photos:
https://www.facebook.com/730374053784599/photos/?tab=album&album_id=734484156706922

Race report:
http://bikingviking.net/listing/richmond-marathon-virginia-2011-11-12/


Richmond Marathon Website:

http://www.richmondmarathon.com

VIRGINIA, USA

State capital: Richmond

State population: 7,5 million

State nickname: The Old Dominion State

State bird: Cardinal

State mammal: Virginia Big-eared Bat, American Foxhound

State motto:

Thus always to tyrants

Famous people from Virginia:

George Washington (first U.S. president), Meriwether Lewis (explorer), William Clark (explorer), Nat Turner (leader of slave uprising), Arthur Ashe (tennis), Warren Beatty (actor), Ella Fitzgerald (jazz singer), William H. Harrison (U.S. president), Sam Houston (political leader), Thomas Jefferson (U.S. president), Robert E. Lee (Confederate general), Shirley MacLaine (actress), James Madison (U.S. president), James Monroe (U.S. president), Opechancanough (Powhatan leader), Sam Snead (golfer), Zachary Taylor (U.S. president), John Tyler (U.S. president), Woodrow Wilson (U.S. president)

Fun facts about Virginia:

Jamestown was the first English settlement in the U.S. It was also the first capital of Virginia
More facts:

http://www.50states.com/facts/virginia.htm#.U8T83lZn7eY