I ran the 2006 Oktoberfest 5K this morning and I actually placed 3rd in my category (female 25-29)! I was definitely not expecting that. This was my first official timed race.
If you're interested in checking out the results, here they are:
Oktoberfest Run 5k Results
I placed 173 overall (out of 803), 50 in female (out of 440).