2014 Blacklight Run St. Louis

Saturday night a group of us piled into a couple of cars and headed out to Gateway Grizzlies Stadium in Sauget, Illinois for the Blacklight Run St. Louis. First of all, let me just say that if you are not from The Lou (St. Louis) you should know that Sauget has a high number of strip clubs. Like a lot. Like I’m not even sure how they find that many women to take off their clothes. What’s the point of this? It took an hour to explain to the hubs that there is more in Sauget than strip clubs and I wasn’t going to audition. Although we could use the money. And I just answered my question.

2014 Blacklight Run GCS Ballpark

There was supposed to be a before and after party. From what I could see the before party was non-existent. However, we only got there in time to pack our stuff, get blacklight ready and stand in line for the porta potties before the race started. I shoved a bunch of stuff in my FlipBelt  (ID, wallet, keys to Narah’s car, my money, Holly’s money, Buzz Balm) and wound up only needing one thing — the car keys.  The lines for the porta potties seemed long but went quick. It just really sucked that only about two of them actually had hand sanitizer in them. Maybe I should have had that in my FlipBelt.

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