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Location:

Lake Havasu City,AZ,

Member Since:

Sep 29, 2008

Gender:

Male

Goal Type:

Boston Qualifier

Running Accomplishments:

21 marathons (2 DNFs)

6 Bostons (2007-2011, 2017)

3 Half Ironmans

2 50 Milers

1 Grand Canyon Rim to Rim to Rim

Marathon PR:

     2:59:00 St. George 2008

     2:58:03 Boston 2010

 1/2 Marathon PR:

     1:25:41  Havasu Half 2009

     1:24:09 Painter's St.George 2010

 Half Ironman PR:

      5:25:02  HITS Havasu 2014

5K PR:

       18:23  LHC Turkey Trot 2014

        18:22  LHC Turkey Trot 2017

50 mile PR:

        7:56:14 Avalon50 2016

Short-Term Running Goals:

Break 3 hours again

Doing it a Boston would be sweet!

It was sweet!

Break 3 hours again, but now as a masters runner. It's been 9 years since my last sub 3. I better do this soon as I'm not getting any younger.

 

UPCOMING RACES

November 9th-  Big Bear Marathon 

Long-Term Running Goals:

Keep on running.

Complete a Full Ironman

 

Personal:

Married

4 kids

Optometrist

 

Favorite Blogs:

Miles:This week: 9.00 Month: 72.00 Year: 976.40
BareFoot Lifetime Miles: 26.00
Altra Lone Peaks Lifetime Miles: 343.00
Nike Pegasus 35 Lifetime Miles: 533.00
Kinivara 9 Blue Lifetime Miles: 153.20
NB 1400v6 Lifetime Miles: 260.00
Hoka Torrent Lifetime Miles: 8.00
NB 1400v6 #2 Lifetime Miles: 70.20
Easy MilesMarathon Pace MilesThreshold MilesVO2 Max MilesCrosstraining milesTotal Miles
10.000.000.000.000.0010.00

10 miles on a hilly run through SARA park. AP 7:19

I didn't plan on running that fast. I was just running what felt comfortable and it turned out that way. The good news is I finished the 10 mile run without my calf acting up.

 I now have 7 weeks to train for my marathon. My cross training has obviously helped maintain my cardiovascular fitness or I wouldn't have been able to do 10 miles that fast today, but how do I get my legs ready for the 26.2 mile pounding in such a short time?

Brooks PureConnect Miles: 10.00
Comments
From Tom Slick on Sat, Jan 11, 2014 at 17:37:05 from 69.171.160.53

Outstanding, now lets keep your program on the good foot....and stay happy and healthy......

From Teena Marie on Sun, Jan 12, 2014 at 13:45:29 from 65.130.247.17

WOW!!! Was not expecting to see that!!! That is INCREDIBLE!!!! Right on! :)

Congrats. :)

From Rhett on Mon, Jan 13, 2014 at 16:44:36 from 24.121.0.8

Thanks Slick...I'm always happy, but much happier when I'm healthy.

Teena, I wasn't expecting the week I had last week either. I don't know how I went from not being able to make it 2 1/2 miles the week before to doing what I did last week. My only thinking is all the stair running somehow helped, so I'm going to keep up with the stairs.

Take care of yourself with all that work.

From Toofdoc on Mon, Jan 13, 2014 at 20:31:01 from 74.33.6.170

Who are you kidding Rhett, your legs were born ready for a 26.2 pounding!!!!

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