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May 23, 2019

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Location:

Shelby Township,MI,

Member Since:

Dec 28, 2011

Gender:

Male

Goal Type:

Local Elite

Running Accomplishments:

PRs

16:52 Phillies Charities 5k (2016)

35:52 Beach to Beacon 10k (2015)

58:10 Broad Street 10 Mile (2016)

1:16:02 Philadelphia Rock and Roll Half Marathon (2015)

2:46:54 Philadelphia Marathon (2015)

Short-Term Running Goals:

Running Races 2019

Detroit Marathon or Indianapolis Monumental Marathon

Gravel Races

April 13: Barry Roubaix 36 Mile

September 8: Johns Dirty Ride 25 or 50 Mile

Cyclocross

November 16: Bloomer CX

Nov 30: Le Frost

Long-Term Running Goals:

I'd love to get my marathon time into the 2:3X range or under. Do some gravel races and cyclocross races to keep things interesting.

Personal:

I live in Michigan with my wife, Megan. I started running in September 2010.

(Please note that Strava links might contain blog inappropriate langauge)

 

Favorite Blogs:

Miles:This week: 42.80 Month: 219.90 Year: 1620.25
Newton Flat 5 Lifetime Miles: 131.90
Miles With Megan Lifetime Miles: 465.60
Nike Zoom Streak LT2 White/Orange Lifetime Miles: 189.95
Saucony Kinvara 7 Lifetime Miles: 249.10
Altra Escalante Lifetime Miles: 524.25
Altra One V3 Blue Lifetime Miles: 299.80
Altra One V3 Blue 2 Lifetime Miles: 362.60
Specialized Diverge Pro Lifetime Miles: 781.70
Saucony ISO Freedom Lifetime Miles: 456.30
Saucony ISO Freedom Black/Green Lifetime Miles: 239.10
Saucony Kinvara 5 Blue (Vault) Lifetime Miles: 616.02
Saucony Kinvara 5 Teal (Vault) Lifetime Miles: 498.75
Cross Training Minutes 2019 Lifetime Miles: 1823.50
Saucony Kinvara 6 Lifetime Miles: 31.00
Easy MilesMarathon Pace MilesThreshold MilesVO2 Max MilesTotal Distance
13.250.000.000.0013.25

Medium Long Run route - 13.25, averaged 7:42

Pretty cold with the gusting wind. Had to break out the tights for the first time this year.

Forbidden Drive in the winter:

Saucony Kinvara 2 (2) Miles: 13.25
Weight: 0.00
Comments
From allie on Wed, Jan 07, 2015 at 15:57:15 from 24.30.41.119

what a great place to run! that's a pretty winter scene, and i bet those trees make for beautiful greenery in the summer and brilliant orangery in the fall. i like it.

From Jason D on Wed, Jan 07, 2015 at 19:25:34 from 68.80.27.222

No mountains and magical views like Utah, but I quite enjoy my dirt and it's a lovely neighborhood. Fall was glorious. The creek is nice in the summer even though there's no swimming permitted. I blew a workout this summer and sat in it a while to cool down/cool down.

From Matt Schreiber on Wed, Jan 07, 2015 at 21:21:33 from 66.17.102.175

Looks like a neat run. Although it's hard to say neat about a picture that has snow in it... :)

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