Cool & Congrats on your first of many races!
I started running 5k's couple years ago, got bitten by the bug and now I'm doing 10k's and have done one 1/2 marathon so far this year and I plan on doing a my 1st Marathon in December.
It's a good addiction to have..
2013 Race Schedule
2/3 Sac State Superbowl 10k 55:20
4/7 Sactown 10miler 1:47
4/21 Capital City Classic 10miler 1:42
5/4 American River 1/2 2:37