I'm retired from racing. Really.

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Location:

Greenville,SC,

Member Since:

Feb 24, 2007

Gender:

Male

Goal Type:

Other

Running Accomplishments:

I also maintain a blogspot running blog. Check it out. 

5k- 16:01, 1/2 marathon- 1:11:37, marathon- 2:34:16, 50k- 3:58, 100 mile- 15:19

Former World Record holder in 100 x 5k relay 

Ultra history:

8-100 mile, 1-100k, 9-50 mile, 2-40 mile, 14-50k-ish

12 wins, 5 CR's, plus four 2nd, five 3rd, 4th, 4th, 5th, 5th, 9th, 16th, 20th, 28th, 38th, and 62nd place, with 1 DNF 

Short-Term Running Goals:

Goals 

Enjoy running, stay fit (and maybe lose a few pounds)

Long-Term Running Goals:

Unretire at some point

Run a sub-6 hr 50 miler

Win a 100 mile ultramarathon

Personal:

I have five cute kids. And I have some rockin short green racing shorts- I wear them mainly because it embarrasses my wife so much. I like ultimate frisbee, trail running, reading, and cheering for the Denver Broncos!   And I have the absolute best wife in the world.  And I used to run for the now-disbanded national Team Pearl Izumi- Ultra!

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Miles:This week: 14.00 Month: 61.00 Year: 755.50
Fastwitch Lifetime Miles: 82.50
Trail N1 Lifetime Miles: 86.50
Road N1 Lifetime Miles: 31.00
Trail M2 Lime/black Lifetime Miles: 297.00
Road M3 Grey And Yellow Lifetime Miles: 324.00
Road N2 Purple 2 Lifetime Miles: 80.50
Easy MilesMarathon Pace MilesThreshold MilesVO2 Max MilesCrosstraining milesTotal Miles
49.000.000.000.0038.0087.00
Road M3 Grey And Yellow Miles: 20.00
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Easy MilesMarathon Pace MilesThreshold MilesVO2 Max MilesCrosstraining milesTotal Miles
4.000.000.000.000.004.00

Frisbee- should have played better, but lost 3-5, then won 3-1

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XT and weights

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4.000.000.000.003.007.00

Some elliptical and some running while watching the NCAA championship

Road M3 Grey And Yellow Miles: 4.00
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Frisbee- got whupped in the warmup, lots of bad throws and drops. In the game to 5, we started well, leading 3-1. Eventually it was tied 4-4 and my team even had a great throw to our best player in the endzone that he just whiffed on. We lost 4-5. Then we lost 0-3 after losing a player and having the 3 slowest guys- just wasn't our day.

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Easy MilesMarathon Pace MilesThreshold MilesVO2 Max MilesCrosstraining milesTotal Miles
4.000.000.000.002.006.00

Run and elliptical

Road M3 Grey And Yellow Miles: 4.00
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Easy MilesMarathon Pace MilesThreshold MilesVO2 Max MilesCrosstraining milesTotal Miles
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Frisbee. Very windy. Won 5-3 and then lost 1-3.

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Elliptical

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Easy MilesMarathon Pace MilesThreshold MilesVO2 Max MilesCrosstraining milesTotal Miles
3.000.000.000.003.006.00

Elliptical, weights, run

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Easy MilesMarathon Pace MilesThreshold MilesVO2 Max MilesCrosstraining milesTotal Miles
4.000.000.000.000.004.00

Moderately windy day. Back and forth game. Only 9 people, my team had sub. We lost 4-5.

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Easy MilesMarathon Pace MilesThreshold MilesVO2 Max MilesCrosstraining milesTotal Miles
3.000.000.000.003.006.00

AM- XT, treadmill, weights

Road M3 Grey And Yellow Miles: 3.00
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Easy MilesMarathon Pace MilesThreshold MilesVO2 Max MilesCrosstraining milesTotal Miles
4.000.000.000.000.004.00

4v4. I played poorly- had a bad drop plus a number of bad throws. My team lost 4-5 and 1-3.

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Won 5-4

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Today is the first day in 2 years I'm allowed back in my work gym. Very nice. Ran, elliptical, weights. Went back to walk some later in the day to walk on treadmill, something I plan to do during some meetings.

Road M3 Grey And Yellow Miles: 3.00
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Easy MilesMarathon Pace MilesThreshold MilesVO2 Max MilesCrosstraining milesTotal Miles
3.000.000.000.003.006.00

Elliptical and run, and then some walking later

Road M3 Grey And Yellow Miles: 3.00
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XT, walking. Went to my daughter's last middle school soccer team for the regular season today. They won 12-0. My daughter is normally defense but started on offense till she scored 2 points. Even our goalie spent half the game on the offensive half, scoring once. It would be nice if they scheduled us to play the good teams more and not the new teams (felt bad for them- it's no fun for anyone to get beat that bad).

The team scored 67 points this season while not giving up a single point. Tournament starts tomorrow.

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Elliptical and weights. Lots of walking, too

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Frisbee. Lost 4-5. Only 8 people so lots of running. I was more tired and didn't play well- bad throws, even a drop.

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Easy MilesMarathon Pace MilesThreshold MilesVO2 Max MilesCrosstraining milesTotal Miles
3.000.000.000.003.006.00

run and elliptical

Road M3 Grey And Yellow Miles: 3.00
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Easy MilesMarathon Pace MilesThreshold MilesVO2 Max MilesCrosstraining milesTotal Miles
49.000.000.000.0038.0087.00
Road M3 Grey And Yellow Miles: 20.00
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