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Santa Clara,UT,

Member Since:

Jan 01, 2008



Goal Type:

Boston Qualifier

Running Accomplishments:

Swiss Days(5k)--19:47.5

Zion Centennial Fun Run (10k)--42:19 

St. George Half Marathon--1:36:45.4 

St. George Marathon--3:22:29

Short-Term Running Goals:

I want to work on building up my base again and taking a crack at my 5k and 10k PRs.

Long-Term Running Goals:

Run to live. Live to run.



I'm married with 3 cuties and a buddy. When I don't run, I'm ornery.  So for their sake--It's all for them--I run.

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: 0.00 Month: 125.00 Year: 1196.50
NB 790 (Feb. 2015) Lifetime Miles: 415.00
Altra Lone Peak 2.5 Lifetime Miles: 246.75
NB 1400 Lifetime Miles: 260.50
Nike LunarEpic Lifetime Miles: 547.75
Hoka Clayton Lifetime Miles: 376.00
Nike Lunar Epic Oct. 2017 Lifetime Miles: 518.01
Nike Vomero NXR '17 Lifetime Miles: 516.75
Nike Pegasus 34 Lifetime Miles: 456.50
INOV8 F-Lite 195 Lifetime Miles: 317.75
Hoka Clifton 6 Lifetime Miles: 207.25
Bike Miles Lifetime Miles: 88.50
Erg Ks Lifetime Miles: 3.00
Hoka Speedgoat 4 Lifetime Miles: 296.00
STB Lifetime Miles: 248.00
Nike LunarEpic 2 Lifetime Miles: 112.00
Brooks L5 Lifetime Miles: 257.50
Desert Canyons Lifetime Miles: 86.00
Books 2021 Lifetime Miles: 36.00
2021 Trail Runs Lifetime Miles: 101.00
PV Speedgoat 4 Lifetime Miles: 36.75
Brooks Launch 5 Lifetime Miles: 29.50
Brooks L6 Lifetime Miles: 151.75
Total Distance
Puma RR III Miles: 2.00Brooks Ravenna Miles: 8.00Brooks Axiom 3 Miles: 3.00
Weight: 0.00
Total Distance

pm--4 Went to the elementary school to train the kiddos for Swiss Days. My oldest ran 3 w/ out stopping. She's awesome. Got some KT tape and gave it a shot, but it ended up falling off. I'm not sure what to do. The PF is pretty sore. But more than that it's a mental let down. We'll see what happens. 

2 More about an hour later w/ a buddy. Icing w/ the frozen Coke bottle. 

Puma RR III Miles: 2.00Brooks Ravenna Miles: 4.00
Weight: 0.00
Total Distance

am--3 Around Sugar House Park. The PF is settling down a little, especially when I warm up my calves w/ the stick before running. 

pm--4 Foot felt decent after the run this morning and Ihad an arch support waiting for me when I got home. So I strapped it on and headed out. The support helped me achieve a more natural gait, but the PF started to flare up a bit. I'm icing as I type. I'm thinking I'll have to keep the mileage rolled back if I want to continue to run through this. I'll continue to stick and stretch the calves and ice immediately after. Hope the support starts to help me tackle this.

Brooks Axiom 3 Miles: 3.00Brooks Ravenna Miles: 4.00
Weight: 0.00
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Total Distance
Puma RR III Miles: 2.00Brooks Ravenna Miles: 8.00Brooks Axiom 3 Miles: 3.00
Weight: 0.00
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