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Location:

Santa Clara,UT,

Member Since:

Jan 01, 2008

Gender:

Male

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.

 

Personal:

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: 160.25 Year: 1564.25
NB 790 (Feb. 2015) Lifetime Miles: 440.51
Altra Lone Peak 2.5 Lifetime Miles: 246.75
NB 1400 Lifetime Miles: 260.50
Nike LunarEpic Lifetime Miles: 558.00
Hoka Clayton Lifetime Miles: 381.00
Nike Lunar Epic Oct. 2017 Lifetime Miles: 529.76
Nike Vomero NXR '17 Lifetime Miles: 529.25
Nike Pegasus 34 Lifetime Miles: 475.00
INOV8 F-Lite 195 Lifetime Miles: 357.75
Hoka Clifton 6 Lifetime Miles: 235.25
Bike Miles Lifetime Miles: 88.50
Erg Ks Lifetime Miles: 3.00
Hoka Speedgoat 4 Lifetime Miles: 320.25
STB Lifetime Miles: 248.00
Nike LunarEpic 2 Lifetime Miles: 134.50
Brooks L5 Lifetime Miles: 273.25
Desert Canyons Lifetime Miles: 86.00
Books 2021 Lifetime Miles: 44.00
2021 Trail Runs Lifetime Miles: 123.00
PV Speedgoat 4 Lifetime Miles: 66.50
Brooks Launch 5 Lifetime Miles: 72.25
Brooks L6 Lifetime Miles: 182.75
ASICS Cumulus 23 Lifetime Miles: 39.00
Brooks Glycerin 18 Lifetime Miles: 11.25
Total Distance
37.50
INOV8 F-Lite 195 Miles: 6.252020 Books Miles: 1.00Hoka Clifton 6 Miles: 6.25Hoka Speedgoat 4 Miles: 6.25Brooks L5 Miles: 6.25Nike LunarEpic 2 Miles: 6.25NB 790 (Feb. 2015) Miles: 6.25
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6.25

pm--6.25 Anasazi to homestead at a decent place. Nice afternoon. 20x leg extensions, 20x  squats, 10x push-ups, and 30-sec. plank after. 
 

I finished The Drawing of the Three by Stephen King. It picks up the Dark Tower series quite a bit from The Gunslinger. The SK appeal is tangible.

INOV8 F-Lite 195 Miles: 6.252020 Books Miles: 1.00
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6.25

pm--6.25 New Heights loop w/ 20 minutes of progressive tempo, working from 7:45 to 7:15. It's fun to see that happen at the end of a run that starts out rough. 

Hoka Clifton 6 Miles: 6.25
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6.25

pm--6.25 Anasazi to the homestead. I'm feeling a little beat this week and a bit off. A run makes everything better, though.

Hoka Speedgoat 4 Miles: 6.25
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pm--6.25 I combined my newer morning route w/ some grass loops. Left the shoes on this evening because my achilles was a bit iffy. I figured it wasn't the wisest idea to barefoot anything. That being said, I felt pretty good most of the run.

Brooks L5 Miles: 6.25
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am--6.25 Cemetery and back. This morning was a bit of a slog, but Fridays have found me missing runs the last couple weeks. Even a slog is a win today.

Nike LunarEpic 2 Miles: 6.25
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am--6.25 Anasazi to the homestead w/ Andy and Tom. Beautiful morning. I hit a 10k everyday. Nice experiment. Perhaps, I'll keep it up.

NB 790 (Feb. 2015) Miles: 6.25
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Total Distance
37.50
INOV8 F-Lite 195 Miles: 6.252020 Books Miles: 1.00Hoka Clifton 6 Miles: 6.25Hoka Speedgoat 4 Miles: 6.25Brooks L5 Miles: 6.25Nike LunarEpic 2 Miles: 6.25NB 790 (Feb. 2015) Miles: 6.25
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