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Location:

UT,USA

Member Since:

Feb 27, 2006

Gender:

Male

Goal Type:

Other

Running Accomplishments:

(2008) 5k Magna Classic (15:18)

(2007) Ogden Marathon (2:29:31)

(2007) St George Marathon (2:25:18)

 

 


Masters PRs:

17:09-2nd place Masters-

    Draper Days 5k (2013)

 

1:16:58-2nd place Masters-

    Utah Valley Half Marathon (2013)

 

Short-Term Running Goals:

Sub 2:40 at Deseret News Marathon. Never quite conquered that beast yet.

Long-Term Running Goals:

Enjoy the journey instead of looking to the end goal for once..

Personal:

Married with 3 kids and 2 cats. Hoping to make these the better years of my running hobby and share the same rewards I have with my kids and whoever else that might be interested in coming along on this crazy pursuit:)

    
 

 

 

Miles:This week: 32.00 Month: 174.50 Year: 221.50
Brooks T-7 Lifetime Miles: 1193.31
Brooks T-7 Lifetime Miles: 1031.20
Saucony Fastwitch A-5 Lifetime Miles: 617.50
Skechers Go Run Lifetime Miles: 496.50
Saucony Kinvara 3 Lifetime Miles: 816.50
Brooks T-7 (used) Lifetime Miles: 1113.00
Saucony Kinvara 4 Lifetime Miles: 542.50
Brooks T-7 Lifetime Miles: 922.90
Brooks T-7 Lifetime Miles: 1051.50
Saucony Fastwitch Blueberry Lime Squeeze ) Lifetime Miles: 788.00
Nike Pegasus Lifetime Miles: 1008.10
Reebok Running Shoe Lifetime Miles: 442.35
Under Armour Black Micro Lifetime Miles: 463.00
Easy MilesMarathon Pace MilesThreshold MilesVO2 Max MilesTotal Distance
137.0020.0020.000.00177.00
Under Armour Black Micro Miles: 177.00
Night Sleep Time: 0.00Nap Time: 0.00Total Sleep Time: 0.00Weight: 0.00
Easy MilesMarathon Pace MilesThreshold MilesVO2 Max MilesTotal Distance
5.000.000.000.005.00

AM-5 miles easy recovery run.

Under Armour Black Micro Miles: 5.00
Night Sleep Time: 0.00Nap Time: 0.00Total Sleep Time: 0.00Weight: 0.00
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Easy MilesMarathon Pace MilesThreshold MilesVO2 Max MilesTotal Distance
8.000.004.000.0012.00

AM-7 miles with 4 mile MP/LT progression toward the end. Sub six definitely feels more comfortable lately.

PM-5 miles easy-medium before work this afternoon. More heat training I guess..

Under Armour Black Micro Miles: 12.00
Night Sleep Time: 0.00Nap Time: 0.00Total Sleep Time: 0.00Weight: 0.00
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Easy MilesMarathon Pace MilesThreshold MilesVO2 Max MilesTotal Distance
12.000.000.000.0012.00

AM-6 miles on the parkway/7th.

PM-6 mile jog before work. No watch.

Under Armour Black Micro Miles: 12.00
Night Sleep Time: 0.00Nap Time: 0.00Total Sleep Time: 0.00Weight: 0.00
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Easy MilesMarathon Pace MilesThreshold MilesVO2 Max MilesTotal Distance
10.005.000.000.0015.00

AM-10 miles up 9400/13th/ob. Much cooler this morning and the heart rate at MP pace definitely reflected it.

PM-5 miles easy after work. Time for a headlamp especially with the lack of streetlights in my area.

Under Armour Black Micro Miles: 15.00
Night Sleep Time: 0.00Nap Time: 0.00Total Sleep Time: 0.00Weight: 0.00
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Easy MilesMarathon Pace MilesThreshold MilesVO2 Max MilesTotal Distance
7.003.000.000.0010.00

AM-7 mile steady state run. Did some drills and pickups on the grass common to practice form and footstrike. Also working on getting the hips straighter and developing more of a mid-foot strike placement. Overall just trying to be more aware of better running economy.

PM- 3 miles before work. No time for more.

Under Armour Black Micro Miles: 10.00
Night Sleep Time: 0.00Nap Time: 0.00Total Sleep Time: 0.00Weight: 0.00
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Easy MilesMarathon Pace MilesThreshold MilesVO2 Max MilesTotal Distance
7.000.006.000.0013.00

AM-13 miles with LT intervals. union/94th/7th.

Under Armour Black Micro Miles: 13.00
Night Sleep Time: 0.00Nap Time: 0.00Total Sleep Time: 0.00Weight: 0.00
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Easy MilesMarathon Pace MilesThreshold MilesVO2 Max MilesTotal Distance
5.000.000.000.005.00

AM-5 mile jog to the local big box and back. Time to take a mileage cut back week..

My son made meatloaf with seasonings composed of oregano, chopped garlic, turmeric, (powerful antioxidant  from what I'm told.) onions and parsley.  He's a born chef. Talk about a recipe for torn muscles..

Under Armour Black Micro Miles: 5.00
Night Sleep Time: 0.00Nap Time: 0.00Total Sleep Time: 0.00Weight: 0.00
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Easy MilesMarathon Pace MilesThreshold MilesVO2 Max MilesTotal Distance
6.000.000.000.006.00

AM-6 miles easy. Backing off things until I feel some legs come back.

Under Armour Black Micro Miles: 6.00
Night Sleep Time: 0.00Nap Time: 0.00Total Sleep Time: 0.00Weight: 0.00
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Easy MilesMarathon Pace MilesThreshold MilesVO2 Max MilesTotal Distance
6.000.000.000.006.00

AM-6 mile easy jog/run.

Under Armour Black Micro Miles: 6.00
Night Sleep Time: 0.00Nap Time: 0.00Total Sleep Time: 0.00Weight: 0.00
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A friend of mine from high school as well as SLCC passed away yesterday. He was a huge help on many of the assignments and projects we had. I just wish I had kept in touch..  He was also a runner like us. Life is short people, live the best you can and enjoy every moment out there. Something for this guy to start living up to better. 

Under Armour Black Micro Miles: 5.00
Night Sleep Time: 0.00Nap Time: 0.00Total Sleep Time: 0.00Weight: 0.00
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Easy MilesMarathon Pace MilesThreshold MilesVO2 Max MilesTotal Distance
6.000.000.000.006.00

AM-Easy 6 mile jog at SHP. NO watch.

Under Armour Black Micro Miles: 6.00
Night Sleep Time: 0.00Nap Time: 0.00Total Sleep Time: 0.00Weight: 0.00
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Easy MilesMarathon Pace MilesThreshold MilesVO2 Max MilesTotal Distance
6.000.000.000.006.00

AM-6 mile with the last 3 around 6:40/mi pace. 7th/13th.

Under Armour Black Micro Miles: 6.00
Night Sleep Time: 0.00Nap Time: 0.00Total Sleep Time: 0.00Weight: 0.00
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Easy MilesMarathon Pace MilesThreshold MilesVO2 Max MilesTotal Distance
8.002.006.000.0016.00

AM-Out to Porter Rockwell trail from home o/b. Last 4 miles at 5:43-5:46/mi. Saw the ballon launch overhead on the way out. Pretty cool sight. I only wish that I would have had my phone to take pics.  What a run..

Under Armour Black Micro Miles: 16.00
Night Sleep Time: 0.00Nap Time: 0.00Total Sleep Time: 0.00Weight: 0.00
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Easy MilesMarathon Pace MilesThreshold MilesVO2 Max MilesTotal Distance
6.000.000.000.006.00

AM-6 mile recovery jog. No watch.

Hoping now to finish my book titled; "Brave Companions" by David McCullough. Fascinating compilation of short biographies and their influence not only on the history of America, but also each other.  I really enjoyed this one:)  You can hear McCullough's voice and narrative in every page..

Under Armour Black Micro Miles: 6.00
Night Sleep Time: 0.00Nap Time: 0.00Total Sleep Time: 0.00Weight: 0.00
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Easy MilesMarathon Pace MilesThreshold MilesVO2 Max MilesTotal Distance
5.000.000.000.005.00

AM-Easy 5 miles on 7th o/b.

Under Armour Black Micro Miles: 5.00
Night Sleep Time: 0.00Nap Time: 0.00Total Sleep Time: 0.00Weight: 0.00
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Easy MilesMarathon Pace MilesThreshold MilesVO2 Max MilesTotal Distance
5.005.000.000.0010.00

AM-10 mile steady state run at SHP. Last loop in 11:45. Not bad.

Under Armour Black Micro Miles: 10.00
Night Sleep Time: 0.00Nap Time: 0.00Total Sleep Time: 0.00Weight: 0.00
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Easy MilesMarathon Pace MilesThreshold MilesVO2 Max MilesTotal Distance
5.000.000.000.005.00

AM-Easy 5 miles with some pickups at the end for turn over.

Under Armour Black Micro Miles: 5.00
Night Sleep Time: 0.00Nap Time: 0.00Total Sleep Time: 0.00Weight: 0.00
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Easy MilesMarathon Pace MilesThreshold MilesVO2 Max MilesTotal Distance
8.000.004.000.0012.00

AM-7 miles with 4 miles of hill surges up 94th. Grueling to say the least.

PM-5 mile recovery jog.

Under Armour Black Micro Miles: 12.00
Night Sleep Time: 0.00Nap Time: 0.00Total Sleep Time: 0.00Weight: 0.00
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Easy MilesMarathon Pace MilesThreshold MilesVO2 Max MilesTotal Distance
10.000.000.000.0010.00

AM-6 miles easy on the parkway trail.

PM-4 mile jog on 7th late after work. Nice and cool for a change..

Under Armour Black Micro Miles: 10.00
Night Sleep Time: 0.00Nap Time: 0.00Total Sleep Time: 0.00Weight: 0.00
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Easy MilesMarathon Pace MilesThreshold MilesVO2 Max MilesTotal Distance
7.005.000.000.0012.00

AM-12 miles with a 5 mile pickup at the end. Felt ok but could definitely feel some stiffness so I pulled the plug on going long and cut it back.  Don't want risk things being so close to the HTC relay this week.

Under Armour Black Micro Miles: 12.00
Night Sleep Time: 0.00Nap Time: 0.00Total Sleep Time: 0.00Weight: 0.00
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Easy MilesMarathon Pace MilesThreshold MilesVO2 Max MilesTotal Distance
137.0020.0020.000.00177.00
Under Armour Black Micro Miles: 177.00
Night Sleep Time: 0.00Nap Time: 0.00Total Sleep Time: 0.00Weight: 0.00
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