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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:

2021 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 34 years. We have 5 great kids.

http://lyndybutler.com/track/at-the-end-braydons-song

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: 11.00 Month: 115.92 Year: 1323.24
Saucony Fastwitch #1 Lifetime Miles: 65.50
Asics Gel Excite #6 Lifetime Miles: 305.02
Asics Gel-Nimbus23 #1 Lifetime Miles: 45.60
Easy MilesMarathon Pace MilesThreshold MilesVO2 Max MilesTotal Distance
30.000.000.000.0030.00
Asics DSTrainer18 #2 Miles: 18.00Asics DSTrainer18 #1 Miles: 6.00Asics DSTrainer18 #3 Miles: 6.00
Easy MilesMarathon Pace MilesThreshold MilesVO2 Max MilesTotal Distance
6.000.000.000.006.00

9:10

Asics DSTrainer18 #2 Miles: 6.00
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Easy MilesMarathon Pace MilesThreshold MilesVO2 Max MilesTotal Distance
6.000.000.000.006.00

Got in 6 mostly with Kimi. Still dealing with the stupid bum-itis on my right side. Not very motivated with the running lately maybe I should just bag it for the winter and work on getting a nice big holiday gut :)

Later went to the gym for 30 min XT plus core. Felt pretty good thankfully the bumitis doesn't bother me doing stuff besides running, but I don't love gyms so much and I have a hard time doing anything more than about 30 min or so I just get so bored compared to running.

9:35

Asics DSTrainer18 #1 Miles: 6.00
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Gonna try an every-other-day running schedule for a while until the high hamstring bum-itis calms down. I did get to the gym for 40 min power-walk on the treadmill with incline set to max. Also did some core work.

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Easy MilesMarathon Pace MilesThreshold MilesVO2 Max MilesTotal Distance
6.000.000.000.006.00

9:26

Asics DSTrainer18 #3 Miles: 6.00
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No run today just 30 min XT

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Easy MilesMarathon Pace MilesThreshold MilesVO2 Max MilesTotal Distance
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Nice run with the gang. But I feel old and out of shape.

9:30

Asics DSTrainer18 #2 Miles: 12.00
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Easy MilesMarathon Pace MilesThreshold MilesVO2 Max MilesTotal Distance
30.000.000.000.0030.00
Asics DSTrainer18 #2 Miles: 18.00Asics DSTrainer18 #1 Miles: 6.00Asics DSTrainer18 #3 Miles: 6.00
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