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July 2015

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Location:

La Verkin,UT,USA

Member Since:

Feb 17, 2005

Gender:

Male

Goal Type:

Local Elite

Running Accomplishments:

Post College

10K- 33:49 (Enterprise 09')

Half Marathon-1:16:29- (Hobblecreek 06')

Marathon 2:44:59 (St. George 07')

Personal:

I live in La Verkin, Utah. My wife, Sunny and I have 3 boys and 1 special little girl
I teach 7th grade Utah History at Hurricane Intermediate School and Driver's Education at Millcreek High School.

Favorite Blogs:

Russian champion tries Crocs, commits to racing a marathon in them

Nikolay Chavkin in the video below did 3x1000, first two in Adidas carbon-fiber models, the last one in Crocs. Surprised by the result (2:52, 2:52, 2:50) with the fastest interval done in Crocs, he committed to racing a marathon in Crocs if the video gets 42K likes and 195 comments (for 42 km 195 m, the marathon distance). Nikolay's current marathon PR is 2:14:00. The video was created by a Russian sporting goods store chain. Their moto is "more sports - brighter life", which we think is wonderful, and also deserves a Like. If you want to see a fast marathon in Crocs, go to the video and click the Like button. And make sure to share it with your friends.

Miles:This week: 17.00 Month: 97.00 Year: 824.00
Clifton 2 Lifetime Miles: 277.00
Grey Launch 4 Lifetime Miles: 225.00
Blue Pureflow 5 Lifetime Miles: 130.00
Blue Launch 4 Lifetime Miles: 190.00
Hoka Torrent Orange Lifetime Miles: 136.00
Black Nike Pegasus 35 Lifetime Miles: 72.00
Hoka Rincon 2 Black Lifetime Miles: 107.00
Hoka Rincon 2 Red Lifetime Miles: 21.00
Easy MilesMarathon Pace MilesThreshold MilesVO2 Max MilesCrosstraining milesTotal Miles
129.000.005.000.007.00141.00
Yellow Launch Miles: 33.00New Black Pure Cadence 2 Miles: 18.00Nike Dual Fusion Trail Miles: 6.00Yellow Glycerin Miles: 9.00Nike Flex Trail 2 Miles: 10.00Black Pure Cadence 2 Miles: 17.00
Weight: 168.50
Easy MilesMarathon Pace MilesThreshold MilesVO2 Max MilesCrosstraining milesTotal Miles
3.000.000.000.000.003.00

Ran over in STG this morning, basically just did laps around Worthen Park while Sunny was in an appointment.

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Easy MilesMarathon Pace MilesThreshold MilesVO2 Max MilesCrosstraining milesTotal Miles
3.000.000.000.000.003.00

Yellow Launch Miles: 3.00
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Easy MilesMarathon Pace MilesThreshold MilesVO2 Max MilesCrosstraining milesTotal Miles
9.000.005.000.000.0014.00

Meet up early with Mike, Bill, and Scott.  We left from the store and drove up to the restaurant in Damerron Valley.

Did 6.5 miles at a decent pace and then did 5 miles of tempo and then 2.5 mile cool-down

Tempo started at mile post 11

1-5:55

2-6:08

3-6:50 Winchester Hill

4-6:28

5-6:13

31:38 (6:19 avg.)

 

New Black Pure Cadence 2 Miles: 14.00
Weight: 0.00
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3 miles easy over to the gravel pit and back.

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Easy MilesMarathon Pace MilesThreshold MilesVO2 Max MilesCrosstraining milesTotal Miles
8.000.000.000.000.008.00

Nice run out to Walmart along 600 North.

Yellow Launch Miles: 8.00
Weight: 0.00
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Easy MilesMarathon Pace MilesThreshold MilesVO2 Max MilesCrosstraining milesTotal Miles
6.000.000.000.000.006.00

Did 6 loop down past gravel pit, then down through Confluence Park.  This morning it has been nice and overcast.

Nike Dual Fusion Trail Miles: 6.00
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Easy MilesMarathon Pace MilesThreshold MilesVO2 Max MilesCrosstraining milesTotal Miles
3.000.000.000.000.003.00

Easy 3 miles up to the Overlook and back

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Easy MilesMarathon Pace MilesThreshold MilesVO2 Max MilesCrosstraining milesTotal Miles
6.000.000.000.002.008.00

Ran over to Hurricane Splash Pad and then back via city park.

Yellow Glycerin Miles: 6.00
Weight: 0.00
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3.000.000.000.000.003.00

3 miles easy up on the Overlook

Nike Flex Trail 2 Miles: 3.00
Weight: 0.00
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Easy MilesMarathon Pace MilesThreshold MilesVO2 Max MilesCrosstraining milesTotal Miles
12.000.000.000.000.0012.00

Probably the best run of the week, did a loop out through Hurricane and then up to the golf course and back on 600 North.

Black Pure Cadence 2 Miles: 12.00
Weight: 0.00
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Easy MilesMarathon Pace MilesThreshold MilesVO2 Max MilesCrosstraining milesTotal Miles
3.000.000.000.003.006.00

Gravel Pit after basketball this morning

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10.000.000.000.000.0010.00

10 mile hike on the Forsyth Trail up to Burger Point and then back down.

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Nothing today

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Easy MilesMarathon Pace MilesThreshold MilesVO2 Max MilesCrosstraining milesTotal Miles
7.000.000.000.000.007.00

Did the Valley Academy Loop.  I'm feeling fat, ate too much over the last few days on the outing with the young men.

Yellow Launch Miles: 7.00
Weight: 170.00
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Easy MilesMarathon Pace MilesThreshold MilesVO2 Max MilesCrosstraining milesTotal Miles
2.000.000.000.000.002.00

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Easy MilesMarathon Pace MilesThreshold MilesVO2 Max MilesCrosstraining milesTotal Miles
5.000.000.000.000.005.00

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5 miles in the rain from Hurricane Intermediate out on 400 South and then back on State Route 9

Black Pure Cadence 2 Miles: 5.00
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Easy MilesMarathon Pace MilesThreshold MilesVO2 Max MilesCrosstraining milesTotal Miles
7.000.000.000.000.007.00

Ran from Performance Fitness 24/7 up to Chuckawalla then out on a trail to one of the overlooks and then back home.

Nike Flex Trail 2 Miles: 7.00
Weight: 0.00
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Easy MilesMarathon Pace MilesThreshold MilesVO2 Max MilesCrosstraining milesTotal Miles
3.000.000.000.000.003.00

La Verkin Loop

Yellow Glycerin Miles: 3.00
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Easy MilesMarathon Pace MilesThreshold MilesVO2 Max MilesCrosstraining milesTotal Miles
5.000.000.000.000.005.00

An easy 5 miles over to canal trailhead and then back home.

Yellow Launch Miles: 5.00
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Easy MilesMarathon Pace MilesThreshold MilesVO2 Max MilesCrosstraining milesTotal Miles
10.000.000.000.000.0010.00

Ran 10 miles from Anderson Junction back to La Verkin, actually ran down to mile marker 5 then back up to mile marker 6 and then back home.

Yellow Launch Miles: 10.00
Weight: 167.00
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Easy MilesMarathon Pace MilesThreshold MilesVO2 Max MilesCrosstraining milesTotal Miles
8.000.000.000.000.008.00

La Verkin Loop in the morning. Confluence Park in the afternoon

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Easy MilesMarathon Pace MilesThreshold MilesVO2 Max MilesCrosstraining milesTotal Miles
4.000.000.000.000.004.00

Ran from Three Falls out past HIS

New Black Pure Cadence 2 Miles: 4.00
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Easy MilesMarathon Pace MilesThreshold MilesVO2 Max MilesCrosstraining milesTotal Miles
4.000.000.000.000.004.00

La Verkin Loop and exercise bike

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Nothing, 16th Wedding Anniversary went to Vegas

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Easy MilesMarathon Pace MilesThreshold MilesVO2 Max MilesCrosstraining milesTotal Miles
129.000.005.000.007.00141.00
Yellow Launch Miles: 33.00New Black Pure Cadence 2 Miles: 18.00Nike Dual Fusion Trail Miles: 6.00Yellow Glycerin Miles: 9.00Nike Flex Trail 2 Miles: 10.00Black Pure Cadence 2 Miles: 17.00
Weight: 168.50
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