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September 24, 2021

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U of A

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May 16, 2015

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unofficial highest mileage week in blog history(nov 2019, 200 miles)

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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: 42.00 Month: 185.00 Year: 1932.75
Fly's Lifetime Miles: 103.00
Pegs 36 #8 Lifetime Miles: 451.00
Pegs #9 Lifetime Miles: 322.25
Peg 37 White Lifetime Miles: 248.50
Streak LT Lifetime Miles: 4.50
Peg 37 Navy Lifetime Miles: 469.50
Peg 37 Magenta Lifetime Miles: 448.00
Peg Shields Lifetime Miles: 200.00
Total Distance
25.00

AM - 8. only had like 40 minutes after to eat, shower and stretch before a morning shift

PM - 5 after work, at about noon. hot out. last day it'll be over 90 degrees, maybe even 85, for the next 8 months or so. not gonna miss it, i'll be preferring it in the spring when it's raining buckets though.

PM2 - 12 at night. it was 82 degrees by the finish, so nice to know after tomorrow the high of the day doesn't reach that at all on the 10-day forecast, meaning it probably won't again this year. thank heavens, that heat/humidity combo def takes a little extra out of you. since we're getting like 3 inches of rain wednesday i'll be lucky to get in any miles, so tomorrow will probably be a high mileage day to compensate.

Peg 36 #7 Miles: 25.00
Weight: 0.00
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