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Location:

Bar Harbor,ME,USA

Member Since:

Jul 31, 2015

Gender:

Male

Goal Type:

Recover From Injury

Running Accomplishments:

PRs (<25 yo; >35 yo)

5k: 17:15

10 mile: 59:27

1/2 marathon: 1:23:11

Marathon: 2:56:38

Short-Term Running Goals:

Get healthy, run pain-free. Have had sciatic nerve issues since 2009, damaged knee cartilage early 2015, so have been a jogger for a while.

Long-Term Running Goals:

Do well in the 50s age group, keep running pain-free.

Personal:

Married, science writer/editor, enjoy life on the coast of Maine

Miles:This week: 1.50 Month: 16.50 Year: 124.00
Asics Dynamis Lifetime Miles: 390.80
Dynaflyte Lifetime Miles: 206.50
Saucony Triumph ISO Lifetime Miles: 226.00
Slow milesFast milesTotal Distance
124.000.00124.00
Saucony Triumph ISO Miles: 88.50Dynaflyte Miles: 35.50
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0.000.000.00

45-minute Peloton PZ Endurance ride.

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4.500.004.50

45 minute Peloton run. Too much button pushing, both speed and incline, and my right hip got aggravated. Decided to power walk it home after 4.5 miles/40 minutes but still a decent run.

Saucony Triumph ISO Miles: 4.50
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0.000.000.00

5 minute warmup, 30 minute top songs ride, 10 minute warmdown. I will try to do more pre/post rides when it's a relatively short, hard workout.
 

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Slow milesFast milesTotal Distance
3.500.003.50

A 30-minute endurance run that I modified to suit my purposes. Left hip is still cranky, so eased up on the incline, sped it up a bit at the end instead.

Dynaflyte Miles: 3.50
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0.000.000.00

2 hours of doubles

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0.000.000.00

30-minute Peloton w 5-minute cooldown.

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Slow milesFast milesTotal Distance
3.000.003.00

Didn't feel good, left leg hurt quite a bit. Blech.

Saucony Triumph ISO Miles: 3.00
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Snowy hike with S around WHP including PH.

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60-minute Peloton PZ endurance ride. Felt pretty strong in the 190 kj range.

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Slow milesFast milesTotal Distance
3.000.003.00

Pretty good run, didn't push it.

Dynaflyte Miles: 3.00
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0.000.000.00

2 hours doubles, finally played rather well.

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30-minute Peloton, went pretty hard for the most part.

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Slow milesFast milesTotal Distance
4.000.004.00

Quite a chug but got 40 minutes on the mill, including power walk warmup and cooldown not counted in the distance.

Saucony Triumph ISO Miles: 4.00
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Slow milesFast milesTotal Distance
0.000.000.00

75-minute pz endurance ride. Yikes!

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Slow milesFast milesTotal Distance
3.500.003.50

Had to crowbar myself out to the garage but ended up with a decent run.

Dynaflyte Miles: 3.50
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Slow milesFast milesTotal Distance
0.000.000.00

30-minute Peloton ride. Felt pretty meh but it went okay.

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0.000.000.00

Two hours of doubles.

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Slow milesFast milesTotal Distance
3.500.003.50

Legs a bit tight but made it through a warmup and 20 minute main run.
 

Saucony Triumph ISO Miles: 3.50
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Slow milesFast milesTotal Distance
0.000.000.00

45 minute PZ ride. Felt pretty strong.

 

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Slow milesFast milesTotal Distance
5.000.005.00

Toned down the wild gyrations of the class but did play with the mill buttons and made it to 5 without a lot of duress. Left leg still the issue but it never got too limiting.

Saucony Triumph ISO Miles: 5.00
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Slow milesFast milesTotal Distance
0.000.000.00

75 minute PZ endurance ride. Gettng stronger.

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Slow milesFast milesTotal Distance
3.000.003.00

Power walk then fairly short mill run then cold hike. Active day!

Saucony Triumph ISO Miles: 3.00
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Slow milesFast milesTotal Distance
0.000.000.00

5 minute warmup, 30 minute hard Peloton, 5 minute cooldown.

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0.000.000.00

2 hours of tennis

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Slow milesFast milesTotal Distance
2.500.002.50

Did a 45-minute walk/run class on the mill. Legs are feeling a little beat up, so it worked well. Ended with 4.5 miles, calling it 2.5 of running.
 

Saucony Triumph ISO Miles: 2.50
Weight: 0.00
Slow milesFast milesTotal Distance
0.000.000.00

45 minute Peloton pz endurance ride.

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Slow milesFast milesTotal Distance
3.000.003.00

60-minute run/walk on the mill. Was feeling pretty ragged so it was a good way to get moving. Felt okay but was content not to run the whole way.

Dynaflyte Miles: 3.00
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Slow milesFast milesTotal Distance
0.000.000.00

90-minute Peloton. Phew!

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30-minute mill power walk + 3k ski on rocky trails.

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5 minute w/u, 30-minute pz w/ 2x7 min at zone 4, 5 minute c/d.

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2.000.002.00

Went out late afternoon and did a core for runner class :-( and a short run. I've had better workouts!

Dynaflyte Miles: 2.00
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2.5 hours of shoveling heavy snow/slush. February's upper body workouts getting off to a brutal start.

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0.000.000.00

45-minute Peloton PZ ride w 17 minutes @ zone 5. Tough! Plus a 5-minute cooldown.

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Slow milesFast milesTotal Distance
3.500.003.50

Steady 30-minute run after doing some light weights and core work.

Saucony Triumph ISO Miles: 3.50
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0.000.000.00

2+ hours of round robin tennis.

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60-minute PZ endurance ride. Felt pretty meh but got it done.

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Feeling a little under the weather, so just did a 45-minute power walk. Got a pretty good workout overall.

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3rd day of feeling rather sub-par. Did get on the bike for an easy 30-minute pz endurance ride. Felt pretty poorly, but got it done and felt okay after, so progress?

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Feeling a little better but don't want to push it, so did an easy 30-minute walk/run. Went well, hopefully back to normal tomorrow.

Saucony Triumph ISO Miles: 1.50
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7k of xc skiing.

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45-minute power zone ride and 20-minute power walk. Legs yelling at me after the skiing!

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45-minute hike and 9k of xc skiing. Lots of activity lately, but very few miles.

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30-minute pz endurance ride. Tired.

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Slow milesFast milesTotal Distance
2.500.002.50

Finally a short run. Warmed up with 5 minutes of power walking, warmed down with 5 minutes of the same.

Dynaflyte Miles: 2.50
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New FTP test. Killed myself! PR tho, 240 avg for 20 minutes.

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Slow milesFast milesTotal Distance
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Some light lifting and core work to continue reviving my upper body, then a 36-minute walk then run on the mill. Left hip was yelling so didn't get too adventurous but had a nice pickup at the end once it calmed down a bit.

Saucony Triumph ISO Miles: 3.50
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60-minute PZ endurance ride. Worked pretty hard.

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Felt like garbage all day. Was hoping to ski, but just made it to the garage for a 30-minute walk. Blech.

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30-minute Peloton edurance ride, 80s music. Fun and great workout.

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2 hours of doubles tennis.

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Busy day yesterday, felt very blah today. Got in a 30-minute pz endurance ride and 10-minute warmdown ride though.

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3.500.003.50

Got back to the weights and abs, then a 5-minute warm up power-walk and 30-minute run.

Dynaflyte Miles: 3.50
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Slow milesFast milesTotal Distance
0.000.000.00

60-minute Peloton pz endurance ride. Felt pretty off and first, got stronger as it went along.

Weight: 0.00
Slow milesFast milesTotal Distance
4.000.004.00

Run out SH with Shannon. Outside run! Went v slow, nice sunny morning in the low 40s.
 

Saucony Triumph ISO Miles: 4.00
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45-minute pz endurance ride. Not a hard effort, but felt a little off during, very shaky after :-/

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 2 hours of doubles.

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Slow milesFast milesTotal Distance
3.000.003.00

Was grinding out a 30 minute endurance run when I felt something pop in my left calf with 3 minutes left :-/ Very sore now, will need to baby it for a bit.

Dynaflyte Miles: 3.00
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2 x 20 minute super easy Peloton bike classes. Did okay.

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30 minute pz endurance ride. Felt way more difficult than it should have, but my leg was okay.

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Granny weights and a 30-minute pz endurance ride.

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Calf still twitchy, so rowed 10 minutes and did an easy 20-minute low impact ride.

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Granny weights plus a hard 30-minute Peloton 80s ride after work. Guess I needed a little INXS.

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45-minute PZ endurance ride. Felt a little tired after yesterday but got it done.

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Felt pretty crappy so did a 10-minute row and a 20-minute "fun walk" to test the calf muscle. Came through okay.

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Light weights and a 30-minute pz ride, feeling a little better after a bad day yesterday.

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Slow milesFast milesTotal Distance
3.000.003.00

3 of the slowest miles ever with Shannon, but got it done! Out SH path on a chilly, blustery morning.

Saucony Triumph ISO Miles: 3.00
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0.000.000.00

Light weights and a 45-minute PZ endurance ride.

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Slow milesFast milesTotal Distance
2.500.002.50

10 minute row and tried for a 30 minute run but the calf twinged and had to run walk it in. A little frustrating but will have to baby it for a while longer I guess.

Saucony Triumph ISO Miles: 2.50
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Good 45 Peloton pz endurance ride.

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0.000.000.00

Light weights and 12 minute row.

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0.000.000.00

60 minute Peloton pz endurance ride.

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Slow milesFast milesTotal Distance
4.000.004.00

4 slow miles with Shannon. Beautiful morning.

Saucony Triumph ISO Miles: 4.00
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0.000.000.00

Light weights and a 30-minute moderate Peloton ride. Tired legs, was good to take it a little easy on them.

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Back to tennis. Calf held up okay.

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Light weights and a hard 20-minute Peloton.

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Feeling a little off but got in a 30-minute pz endurance ride.

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45-minute Peloton pz ride. Damn near killed me.

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Slow milesFast milesTotal Distance
3.000.003.00

Slow half hour run from the Y w S. Felt pretty out of it, was happy for a short jog.

Saucony Triumph ISO Miles: 3.00
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Slow milesFast milesTotal Distance
0.000.000.00

Light weights and 20-minute easy Peloton.

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Slow milesFast milesTotal Distance
2.000.002.00

First successful mill "run" in a while. Rowed 10 minutes, then did a 10-minute warmup class and a 10-minute cooldown class. Still a little vexing that I could feel the calf start to strain a little at > 9 minute pace, but no soreness after, so baby steps. Literally.

Saucony Triumph ISO Miles: 2.00
Weight: 0.00
Slow milesFast milesTotal Distance
0.000.000.00

45-minute pz endurance ride.

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Slow milesFast milesTotal Distance
3.000.003.00

Light weights and 30 minute slow mill run. No twinges during or after, so progress!

Saucony Triumph ISO Miles: 3.00
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0.000.000.00

90-minute Peloton pz endurance ride. Really good workout.

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Slow milesFast milesTotal Distance
4.000.004.00

Slow run from the Y out SH with Shannon. Cold north wind.

Saucony Triumph ISO Miles: 4.00
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0.000.000.00

Light weights plus a 20-minute ride.

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Threw my back out playing tennis on the 6th. A lot of pain and limited mobility since. Tried an easy walk Tuesday, did okay, so did a slightly more strenuous 40-minute one today. So frustrating.

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50-minute power walk.

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Easy 30-minute Peloton ride. Have to keep good posture!

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Hike around WHP with Shannon, then played the infield. Felt the back, but it went okay.

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18 holes with Pete. Probably stupid and back is rather sore, but ... oh well.

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9 holes of bad golf

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8 holes of bad golf, still woozy from vaccine dose 2 from Thursday.

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Hiked WHP with Shannon and walked 20 minutes on the mill just to get a Peloton workout for the week :eyeroll:

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Easy 30-minute endurance ride + a nice few holes with Erik.

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30-minute "hike" and 9 holes of bad golf.

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30-minute Peloton PZ endurance ride.

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Slow milesFast milesTotal Distance
1.000.001.00

Actually ran a step! 3:00 walk, 3:00 run for 30:00 but did it. Probably ran for closer to 1.5 miles, but at the paces I'm going it should be rounded down.

Saucony Triumph ISO Miles: 1.00
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30 minute Peloton ride and 9 holes of golf.

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Shannon had to bail, so just played 18 holes of golf. Many many steps though!

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45-minute Peloton PZ endurance ride. Felt more difficult than I'd like, but still, progress.

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Slow milesFast milesTotal Distance
1.500.001.50

Another 30-mimute run/walk with more running than walking this time. Hope to keep this up until running 20 minutes + is no biggie.

Saucony Triumph ISO Miles: 1.50
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0.000.000.00

30 minute low impact ride

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Slow milesFast milesTotal Distance
2.000.002.00

Walk/run, a little more running again.

Dynaflyte Miles: 2.00
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2.000.002.00

Walk/run with Shannon around WHP, a little more running still.

Saucony Triumph ISO Miles: 2.00
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18 holes of golf w Pete.

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30 minute Peloton. Did not feel good.

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Slow milesFast milesTotal Distance
2.500.002.50

45-minute walk/run for > 4 miles total. Still a little off, but better today.

Saucony Triumph ISO Miles: 2.50
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0.000.000.00

golf

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golf

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golf

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golf

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3.000.003.00

Jogged Compass Harbor out Schooner Head with Shannon. Made it 29 straight minutes, a new high since early April. Then walked 18 holes--a lot of steps.

Saucony Triumph ISO Miles: 3.00
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30-minute Peloton

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30 minute progression run. Had to take the pressure off my hip for a couple of minutes but made it through the rest okay.

Saucony Triumph ISO Miles: 3.00
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League

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Played a money golf match. Netted $.

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Match play.

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Slow milesFast milesTotal Distance
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Made it a little farther/faster out Schooner Head. Warm day, felt good.

Dynaflyte Miles: 3.50
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0.000.000.00

30-minute Peloton PZ endurance. Wilpers was in zone 2, suited me fine.

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Slow milesFast milesTotal Distance
2.000.002.00

30-minute run/walk. Felt a little ragged but glad to have done it.

Saucony Triumph ISO Miles: 2.00
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0.000.000.00

25 minutes on the Peloton and league
 

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18-hole match

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3.500.003.50

Ran Compass Harbor to the top of the hill past Highseas and back, pushing a little more distance each week. Now just need to get more runs.

Saucony Triumph ISO Miles: 3.50
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30-minute Peloton PZ endurance ride. Tougher than it should be these days :-/

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45-minute PZ endurance ride. Some high tempo zone 3 that kicked my butt, so also did a 10-minute warmdown ride.

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Just Golf Wars.

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Run/walk for 45 minutes. Definitely helps the leg soreness on the mill, but at some point I'm going to have to cut out the walking.

Dynaflyte Miles: 2.50
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0.000.000.00

Just league

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18 hole match

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4.000.004.00

JAX to bridge out Schooner Head. Warm, ran slow, felt okay.

Saucony Triumph ISO Miles: 4.00
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Slow milesFast milesTotal Distance
3.500.003.50

In Burlington! On bike path, warm and sticky, just a plod but felt good to move.

Saucony Triumph ISO Miles: 3.50
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0.000.000.00

30-minute Peloton ride. Felt surprisingly good.

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0.000.000.00

League.

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2.000.002.00

30 minute walk/run.

Dynaflyte Miles: 2.00
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Downeast Metro

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Downeast Metro

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30-minute Peloton 80s ride. Went a little harder this time.

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3.000.003.00

45 mninute walk/run, felt blah.

Saucony Triumph ISO Miles: 3.00
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0.000.000.00

League

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30 minute PZ endurance ride. Kicked my butt.

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Marshall Cup, 18 holes walking

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30-minute low impact ride, felt pretty good so hit it a little harder.

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1.500.001.50

30 minute walk/run before heading to the airport.

Dynaflyte Miles: 1.50
Weight: 0.00
Slow milesFast milesTotal Distance
124.000.00124.00
Saucony Triumph ISO Miles: 88.50Dynaflyte Miles: 35.50
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