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Location:

Idaho Falls,ID,United States

Member Since:

Oct 15, 2016

Gender:

Male

Goal Type:

Boston Qualifier

Running Accomplishments:

My slow and steady marathon progression (left out Huntsville 2015):

  • Salt Lake City Marathon 2014 (4:24:34)
  • Salt Lake City Marathon 2015 (3:41:55)
  • St George Marathon 2016 (3:37:44)
  • Salt Lake City Marathon 2017 (3:28:49)
  • St George Marathon 2017 (3:11:52)
  • St George Marathon 2018 (3:02:43)

Half marathons (Missing several):

  • Provo Haunted Half 2014 (1:40:31)
  • Utah Valley Half 2015 (1:34:30.1)
  • Inaugural Everglades Half 2016 (1:36:28)
  • Canyonlands Half 2017 (1:33:22)
  • Bryce Canyon Half 2017 (1:31:49)
  • Pocatello Half 2017 (1:32:04)

Short-Term Running Goals:

Running under 3:00 at the Ogden Marathon in May 2019!

Long-Term Running Goals:

Finishing a marathon in under 3 hours. This is actually my goal in my upcoming marathon in May 2019.

Personal:

Happily married with one kid. Chemical engineer, now studying statistics. Although I've always maintained a healthy level of fitness, I didn't pick up running until junior year at BYU. Now I live in Idaho, where I leave for work at 5am and don't get home until 5:40pm. I try to get a short run in before work and on a blue moon I do a little something else after work. Some might call that a weekend warrior, but I make an honest effort during the week as well. Say hello!

Miles:This week: 34.76 Month: 123.41 Year: 2386.48
Skechers GOmeb Razor Lifetime Miles: 735.67
Skechers GOrun 5 Lifetime Miles: 774.34
Saucony Guide 10 Lifetime Miles: 269.82
Total Distance
59.96
Total Distance
9.50

5 miles at work on treadmill


4.5 miles at home on treadmill w/ some strides. They didn't feel too great, probably due to residual soreness from Saturday's workout/fall on the ice.

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Total Distance
9.50

5 miles at work on treadmill


4.5 miles at home on treadmill

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Total Distance
10.10

5.6 miles at work: 5x0.8 miles @ threshold pace (8.5mph) w/ 1 minute rests


4.5 miles at home

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Total Distance
5.50

1 mile at work. Couldn't get on a treadmill, so tried out a strange crescent-shaped self-powered treadmill. It felt nothing like running and was definitely more difficult. Hardest 10 minute mile I've ever run!


4.5 miles at home

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Total Distance
9.77

5.27 miles - first non-treadmill run this year. 20+ mph headwind didn't matter, it felt so good to run outside.


4.5 miles on the treadmill at home

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Total Distance
15.59

Ran my typical Rexburg hill loop for the first time since November. This is also the first time I've run outside in Rexburg since November. Did the loop 4 times and felt pretty good except for my ankle joints. I think they're hurting more than usual since I've been a baby by running indoors on the treadmill for so long now. (15.59 miles, 1407', 8:34 avg pace)

 

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Total Distance
59.96
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