Started running Nov. 2012- Ran over 800 miles in 2013- Ran over 1200 miles in 2014 2 marathons and GT ultra relay- Ran Hood to Coast in August 2015 on a Masters team and finished 1st in our age group. Ran Pocatello Marathon August 2015 and had BQ 3:05 . Ran Boston Marathon May 2016 and requalified 3:08.
Short-Term Running Goals:
Finshed SLC half with 1:45 in the rain, in April 2013. Finished Pocatello Marathon 3:36, in Aug. 2013. July 2014 idaho Falls MAD Marathon 3:19 finished 2nd in men 3rd overall. Aug. 2014 Grand Teton Relay ultra team 1st place 23 hours. Layton marathon finished 10th in the wind and rain. Ran SLC half marathon 2015 in 1:33.
Long-Term Running Goals:
Training for Boston 2017 and Pocatello marathon 2017 would like to run sub 3.
I have been riding a road bike for three years and thought some running cross training would make me a stronger rider. Four years of running now and only some bicycling.
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.