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Location:

Spanish Fork,UT,USA

Member Since:

Jan 15, 2007

Gender:

Male

Goal Type:

Age Division Winner

Running Accomplishments:

Lifetime PRs:

Marathon: 3:07:59 2013 Big Cottonwood Marathon 

1/2 Marathon: 1:24:30 2008 St. George Painters

10K: 38:39 2008 SLCTC

5K: 18:44 2009 Nestle Art City Days 

55-59 AD PRs:

1/2 Marathon:???

10K:???

5K:??? 

 

Short-Term Running Goals:

2022 plans: 

  • Work on core strength
  • Lose 5 lbs
  • Overcome lingering injuries
  • Have fun!

 

Long-Term Running Goals:

Consistently place in the top 5 of my age division as long as my body will allow it.

Beat Terry Bean at any distance at least one time before I depart this earth.

Take care of mind and body so I can be in it for the long haul. Don't do STUPID THINGS!

Run until I'm 99 with Kim by my side and remember that EVERY RUN IS A GREAT RUN!

Peace of mind by striving to live like this

 

Personal:

I've been married to the lovely Kimberly for 36 years. We have 5 great kids and 5 great grandkids.

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Miles:This week: 11.25 Month: 22.65 Year: 1087.90
Saucony Fastwitch #1 Lifetime Miles: 65.50
Asics Gel-Nimbus23 #1 Lifetime Miles: 690.60
Asics Gel-Nimbus23 #2 Lifetime Miles: 356.60
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Asics Gel Exalt #2 Miles: 6.00Asics Gel Exalt #3 Miles: 48.00Asics Gel Exalt #4 Miles: 34.00Saucony Fastwitch #1 Miles: 1.00
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Starting to finally feel a little more normal. But still have a hacking cough.

Asics Gel Exalt #2 Miles: 6.00
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Wondering if the lousy hacking cough will ever go away. Everybody in the fam dealing with it now.

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Walked up and down Harry's hill a few times with Kimi in prep for our Rim2rim2rim hike in just over a week

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Hiked Grand Canyon rim-to-rim north-to-south with Kim and a group of 15 others. Last few miles were brutal but the incredible views made it worth it. Hope to do the south-to-north rim hike next time.
 

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4 miles mostly walking but enough jogs mixed in to count 1 mile of running. Pretty beat up after the GC hike.

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Getting closer to fully recovered from the rim-to-rim 24 mile hike. But in general feel a bit fat and out of shape and running isn't all that fun. Hopefully with some running consistency and better eating over the next few weeks I can get back to where the daily runs feel more easy & relaxing.
 

Asics Gel Exalt #4 Miles: 6.00
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