Rhett

November 19, 2017

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

 

UPCOMING RACES

Oct. 27 Javalina Hundred(K)

Long-Term Running Goals:

Keep on running.

Complete a Full Ironman

 

Personal:

Married

4 kids

Optometrist

 

Favorite Blogs:

Miles:This week: 0.00 Month: 76.10 Year: 2407.30
BareFoot Lifetime Miles: 26.00
Sketchers Sprint Lifetime Miles: 442.00
Altra One Lifetime Miles: 391.20
Altra Superior Lifetime Miles: 353.00
Salomon Sense Pro Max Lifetime Miles: 314.00
Salomon Wings Pro 2 Lifetime Miles: 218.00
Kinavara 8 Lifetime Miles: 284.00
Altra Lone Peaks Lifetime Miles: 102.00
Easy MilesMarathon Pace MilesThreshold MilesVO2 Max MilesCrosstraining milesTotal Miles
10.000.000.000.000.0010.00

10 on the the trails.  Very muggy.

I have decided I will not be running the Full Monte Marathon this Saturday.  Blake has to attend a funeral and I was mainly just running it to support him.  I went back and forth a few times over the weekend, but decided I would be better served not taking my week of taper and then a couple weeks of recovery with my goal race coming up in just 7 weeks.

Altra Superior Miles: 10.00
Comments
From Tom Slick on Mon, Sep 11, 2017 at 14:28:20 from 174.148.171.77

I think you have made a wise choice, but I will miss meeting up with you and Blake!

From Smooth on Tue, Sep 12, 2017 at 23:02:44 from 75.162.76.154

Oh I was so looking forward to seeing you at Huntsville! But sounds like you're making a wise choice. Unlike me, I'm always making foolish choices and then pay for it later. Best of luck on your goal race, Javalina 100, is it?

From DaleG on Tue, Sep 12, 2017 at 23:07:46 from 152.216.15.5

That's a good decision, Rhett! I can't wait to see how you do at the Javelina Hundred(k)

From Rhett on Wed, Sep 13, 2017 at 19:46:03 from 66.185.237.66

Smooth and Slick it would have been fun seeing you guys, but I think I am doing the smart thing. The JavalinaJundred is coming quick and it will be my first time to run 62 miles at once. I definitely will need healthy, well trained legs.

Dale my legs are all good and healthy right now. I hope it stays that way.

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