Mississippi Valley Running Association's 33rd annual Dubuque Benefit Classic on Labor Day morning.
We all ran the the 5-kilometer race (3.1 miles). The morning's festivities included a half-marathon (13.1 miles).
Among the several hundred runners was U.S. Sen. Charles Grassley. He turns 77 next week, and finished third in the men's 70-and-older division of the 5k.
For those of you keeping score at home, the Coopers collected three trophies: Madame X, first; Older Daughter, first; and yours truly, second.
Next race? Probably on Thanksgiving at the Turkey Trot -- 80 days away.