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September 21, 2018

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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 Racing Schedule 2018

July 15: Pure Detroit 5k

August 4: Beach to Beacon 10k

September 23: Brooksie 10k

October 21: Detroit International Half Marathon

Gravel Bike/Cyclocross Races 2018

September 9: Uncle John’s Dirty Ride 24 Mile (Nope. Cracked frame.)

October 27: Bloomer Park Cyclocross Race

November 11: Mad Anthony Cyclocross Race

December 1: Le Frost Cross Cyclocross Race

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: 53.60 Month: 245.15 Year: 2304.21
Miles With Megan Lifetime Miles: 387.80
Nike Zoom Streak LT2 White/Orange Lifetime Miles: 150.25
Nike Pegasus Lifetime Miles: 265.25
Brooks Launch 3 Red Lifetime Miles: 71.90
Cross Training Minutes 2018 Lifetime Miles: 3130.00
Altra One 2.5 Lifetime Miles: 530.75
Altra One 2.5 Black Lifetime Miles: 386.55
Altra Escalante Lifetime Miles: 273.10
Altra One V3 Blue Lifetime Miles: 152.70
Altra One V3 Blue 2 Lifetime Miles: 135.30
Specialized Diverge Pro Lifetime Miles: 37.20
Easy MilesMarathon Pace MilesThreshold MilesVO2 Max MilesTotal Distance
13.700.000.000.0013.70

Lunch: 7.2 miles in 65’ on the treadmill. HR 139.

Did some 10’ hills. Nasty outside and wasn’t feeling it.

10.2-mile ride to test a commute route. HR 148.

PM: 6.5 miles in 60’ at the Oakland fitness center. HR 135.

10.8-mile ride home. HR 132.

Got a locker, which I couldn’t seem to get open. The shower was freezing. Good to get the bugs of commute life worked out now.

Late: AIS, PT routine, and pushups

Looks like I hit the 2000-mile mark. The annual history report:

2012 October 18

2013 July 20

2014 July 25

2015 July 6! (This was the year I ran just shy of 4000 miles)

2016 August 23 (Despite hitting 1000 on April 1, a PR by about a week)

2017 September 17

2018: August 27

Cross Training Minutes 2018 Miles: 86.00Specialized Diverge (Gravel Bike) Miles: 21.10Altra One V3 Blue Miles: 7.20Altra One V3 Blue 2 Miles: 6.50
Weight: 173.00
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