Left to right: Head Volunteer Coordinator for St. Alban's David Johnson, Director of Music of St. Alban's and last years pancake race champion Sonya Sutton, Parish Coordinator for St. Alban's Annemarie Stroud, and Assistant Rector for St. Alban's Parish Reverend Matthew Hanisian react to cold winds before the start of the Washington National Cathedral Pancake Races held in front of the Cathedral on Shrove Tuesday, more commonly known as "Mardi Gras.", Washington, D.C., Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2012. This years annual Pancake Races are entitled the “Shake, Rattle & Race Edition,†in light of the earthquake damage the cathedral sustained earlier this year. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

Photo by: Andrew Harnik

Left to right: Head Volunteer Coordinator for St. Alban's David Johnson, Director of Music of St. Alban's and last years pancake race champion Sonya Sutton, Parish Coordinator for St. Alban's Annemarie Stroud, and Assistant Rector for St. Alban's Parish Reverend Matthew Hanisian react to cold winds before the start of the Washington National Cathedral Pancake Races held in front of the Cathedral on Shrove Tuesday, more commonly known as "Mardi Gras.", Washington, D.C., Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2012. This years annual Pancake Races are entitled the “Shake, Rattle & Race Edition,†in light of the earthquake damage the cathedral sustained earlier this year. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)