Rachel Ward had the opportunity to travel to Cape Elizabeth, Maine to race in the prestigious Beach to Beacon 10k. The race attracts talented runners from all over the world which creates a very fast and competitive race environment. Ward decided to use this race as a way to test the waters for future competitions by going out with the leaders early. Although she faded a bit the last mile, Ward still finished very well, running 34:15 for 13th place overall (3rd American). Results can be found below.
Results: 2013 Beach to Beacon 10k