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March 22, 2017

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Location:

Lake Havasu City,AZ,

Member Since:

Sep 29, 2008

Gender:

Male

Goal Type:

Local Elite

Running Accomplishments:

18 marathons (2 DNFs)

5 consecutive Bostons (2007-2011)

3 Half Ironmans

2 Ultramarathon- 50 miles

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

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 6 years since my last sub 3. I better do this soon as I'm not getting any younger.

 

UPCOMING RACES

April Boston Marathon- Bib 9232

Long-Term Running Goals:

Keep on running.

Complete a Full Ironman

 

Personal:

Married

4 kids

Optometrist

 

Favorite Blogs:

Miles:This week: 44.00 Month: 253.00 Year: 684.00
BareFoot Lifetime Miles: 20.00
Adidas Adios Boost Lifetime Miles: 392.60
Sketchers Sprint Lifetime Miles: 218.00
Sketchers Sonic-orange Lifetime Miles: 434.40
Altra Instict 3 Lifetime Miles: 339.00
Altra One Lifetime Miles: 110.00
Altra Superior Lifetime Miles: 210.00
Easy MilesMarathon Pace MilesThreshold MilesVO2 Max MilesCrosstraining milesTotal Miles
15.005.000.000.000.0020.00

I just wasn't feeling it from the start this morning, but I went for it anyways.  I did the first 10 miles with Blake at a low HR and it was easy, but I could tell I wasn't feeling quite right.  Then I took off hoping to run 6 at mp.  Instead I did 5 but couldn't even hold goal mp for 3: (6:47, 6:57, 7:06, 7:15, 7:43).  That was pathetic, but I gave it a strong effort. Then I had to get home and even though I went reallly slow, those last 5 miles hurt.  Today was one of those character building days that are probably good to have every now and then, but are no fun.

Sketchers Sonic-orange Miles: 20.00
Comments
From Tom K on Fri, Feb 17, 2017 at 10:37:23 from 66.87.123.38

That is still a fantastic run, even if you are dissatisfied with the results. Enjoy the additional character!

From Yasir on Fri, Feb 17, 2017 at 15:25:52 from 99.20.240.16

Nice run the days that you struggle with like yous said they make better.

From Tom Slick on Sat, Feb 18, 2017 at 14:08:13 from 174.148.207.17

Well, get out tomorrow and do better!!!!

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