Rhett

July 21, 2018

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Location:

Lake Havasu City,AZ,

Member Since:

Sep 29, 2008

Gender:

Male

Goal Type:

Boston Qualifier

Running Accomplishments:

19 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

Nov 3 Mt. Lemon Marathon (Tucson)

Long-Term Running Goals:

Keep on running.

Complete a Full Ironman

 

Personal:

Married

4 kids

Optometrist

 

Favorite Blogs:

Miles:This week: 20.00 Month: 106.00 Year: 1250.00
BareFoot Lifetime Miles: 26.00
Altra Superior Lifetime Miles: 403.00
Salomon Sense Pro Max Lifetime Miles: 451.00
Salomon Wings Pro 2 Lifetime Miles: 365.00
Altra Lone Peaks Lifetime Miles: 238.00
Kinivara 8- Grey Lifetime Miles: 298.00
Kinivara 9 Lifetime Miles: 143.00
Easy MilesMarathon Pace MilesThreshold MilesVO2 Max MilesCrosstraining milesTotal Miles
6.000.000.000.000.006.00

6 easy on the trails. Focusing on keeping my pelvis level.

Then core.

I've been working on weight loss since the beginning of the month.  I started at 170 lbs. I had been at that weight for a couple months.  As of this morning I am down 10 lbs to 160...about 6 to 8 more lbs and I'll be at my ideal training/racing weight.  I hope to be there by the end of April, but I know the last 6 to 8 lbs will be we  far more difficult than the first 10 were.

Salomon Wings Pro 2 Miles: 6.00
Comments
From Tom Slick on Tue, Mar 20, 2018 at 10:18:22 from 66.87.126.33

Way to keep up the battle and good on you for losing those first 10 pounds of excess weight. And your so right about those last pounds, they are so hard to out run.....Im at 163 hoping to be at 160 in less than 27 days for the Boston Marathon 🤞.

From Martin on Tue, Mar 20, 2018 at 15:44:10 from 77.177.144.165

Its the same for most of us... But you will feel even better during your runs! Im at 163, trying to get between 150 and 155.

From Addison on Tue, Mar 20, 2018 at 22:21:06 from 152.216.15.5

You're kidding me! You and I were actually the same weight at the same time and a year ago I was 50 lbs heavier and thinking "I wish I could weigh as little as Rhett." That's a true story. My goal is to get down between 155 and 160 by the end of the year. Maybe even less, as long as I'm healthy.

Way to go Rhett! You're now my motivation to get my eating back on track.

From I Just Run on Wed, Mar 21, 2018 at 08:01:55 from 199.38.187.9

That's great Rhett! You'll get there!!! And back to your speedy ways...!

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