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July 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: 14.60 Month: 210.90 Year: 2294.35
Newton Flat 5 Lifetime Miles: 198.50
Miles With Megan Lifetime Miles: 511.20
Nike Zoom Streak LT2 White/Orange Lifetime Miles: 189.95
Saucony Kinvara 7 Lifetime Miles: 376.80
Altra Escalante Lifetime Miles: 536.65
Altra One V3 Blue Lifetime Miles: 365.50
Altra One V3 Blue 2 Lifetime Miles: 380.00
Specialized Diverge Pro Lifetime Miles: 1317.10
Saucony ISO Freedom Lifetime Miles: 533.20
Saucony ISO Freedom Black/Green Lifetime Miles: 295.10
Saucony Kinvara 5 Blue (Vault) Lifetime Miles: 688.77
Saucony Kinvara 5 Teal (Vault) Lifetime Miles: 615.25
Cross Training Minutes 2019 Lifetime Miles: 3722.50
Saucony Kinvara 6 Lifetime Miles: 91.00
Easy MilesMarathon Pace MilesThreshold MilesVO2 Max MilesTotal Distance
14.000.000.000.0014.00

Lunch/PM: 14 miles, averaged 8:49. HR 162. 

Stridlek Workout: 3 (6 x 40”) w/ Equal Jog Back and 5’ Jog Between Sets + 3’ @ 5k Effort 

4 up/3.2 down

Warm but not bad (80 degrees, dry, breezy). Wasn’t much faster than previous weeks but I didn’t want to blow up. 3’ interval was only 5:45, while last week for 2’ I was 5:26 I think. Solid workout. I think next week is 4’ and then maybe 5’ but not sure.

Night: AIS and PT

Newton Flat 5 Miles: 14.00
Weight: 174.60
Comments
From Eugene on Wed, Jun 26, 2019 at 10:48:42 from 73.58.34.45

Well it looks like it's between you and I for the top mileage month. With the mileage you've been putting up so far this week I might not catch you in time :)

From Jason D on Wed, Jun 26, 2019 at 15:44:42 from 73.144.88.57

Tomorrow will be a single run day, so that might be a good day to make a break for it!

From Eugene on Thu, Jun 27, 2019 at 10:37:02 from 73.58.34.45

Ha, I need to make break for it just to get the top mileage week! Looks like this one's probably yours unless you opt for a long bike ride in the next 4 days. Nice job this month :)

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