Sometimes, the best way to describe a race is without words.

It doesn’t matter if you’re getting ready to run your first or hundredth half marathon, running 13.1 miles is just far enough to make you feel like a total and complete badass. This is what it’s like to run a half marathon as told by emojis…

The Night Before the Race

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The Morning Of Your Race

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Waiting In the Porta Potty Line

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Getting Into Your Corral

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Crossing the Starting Line

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Mile 1

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Mile 2

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Your First Hydration Stop

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Mile 3

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Mile 4

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Your Second Hydration Stop

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Mile 5

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Mile 6

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Taking Your Energy Gel

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Your Third Hydration Stop

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Mile 7

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Mile 8

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Your Fourth Hydration Stop

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Mile 9

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Mile 10

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Your Fifth Hydration Stop

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Mile 11

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Mile 12

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Final Water Stop (“DO I STOP FOR WATER OR DO I KEEP GOING!??!?!?”)

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Mile 13

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You See the Finish Line

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Crossing the Finish Line

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Getting Your Medal

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Post Race

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When You Get Home

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Nothing says a good time quite like a half marathon. Until next time, #RunSelfieRepeat.