"PRIOR PREPARATION PREVENTS PISS POOR PERFORMANCE"

Nestle 5k

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Location:

Sandy,Ut,USA

Member Since:

Apr 05, 2010

Gender:

Male

Goal Type:

Boston Qualifier

Running Accomplishments:

"PRIOR PREPRATION PREVENTS PISS POOR PERFORMANCE"

Best running times:

5K - 17:45, Nestle, 2008

10K - 43:34, Des News, 2008

1/2 Marathon - 1:32:50, Provo 1/2, 1999

Full Marathon - 3:21:26, St. George, 1999

Best Boston Marathon: 3:29:57, 2006

I  RAN AND COMPLETED MY 12/12/60th BIRTHDAY CHALLENGE. 12 MARATHONS IN 12 MONTHS  (FEB 5,2011 - FEB 19, 2012)

ST GEORGE MARATHON,           1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2018

THE BOSTON MARATHON,         2000, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2011, 2012, 2014, 2015, 2018, 2019

DESERET NEWS, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2011

OGDEN MARATHON,2004, 2005, 2011

PARK CITY MARATHON, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2011

TOP OF UTAH MARATHON, 2004, 2005, 2007, 2011.

UTAH VALLEY MARATHON, 2010, 2011.

THE COWTOWN MARATHON, 2011

THE HOOVER DAM MARATHON, 2011

THE DALLAS WHITE ROCK MARATHON, 2011

THE SURF CITY USA MARATHON, 2012, 2013

THE LOST DUTCHMAN MARATHON, 2012

THE LAYTON MARATHON,  2013

THE MT NEBO MARATHON,  2014 

ATHENS GREECE AUTHENTIC MARATHON, Nov 8, 2015

THE GREEN BAY MARATHON, MAY 22, 2016

THE CIM, DEC 4, 2016  "BQ"

THE HUNTSVILLE FULL MONTE MARATHON, SEPT 16, 2017 "BQ X 2, 2019 

 

62 MARATHONS - 

1st Marathon, St. George Marathon, OCTOBER 3, 1998. (ZERO DNF'S)

62nd & Latest Marathon, The Huntsville Full Monte Marathon, SEPTEMBER 21, 2019. (ZERO DNF'S)

158  OVERALL RACES SINCE JUNE 4, 1998 UNTIL TODAY. (ZERO-DNF'S)

 

"PAY ME NOW OR PAY ME LATER"

Short-Term Running Goals:

RUN A 17:00 5K

RUN A 38:00 10K

RUN A 90:00 1/2 MARY

RUN A SUB 3 HR FULL MARY (I know I will never hit this one, but I will keep on trying)

RUN THE BOSTON MARATHON, AGAIN!

"THERE WILL BE DAYS THAT I DON'T KNOW IF I CAN RUN A MARATHON, BUT THERE WILL ALSO BE A LIFE TIME KNOWING THAT I HAVE!"

Long-Term Running Goals:

MY 2019 RUNNING SCHEDULE: (so far)

1. THE 123rd BOSTON MARATHON, APRIL 15, 2019 (FINISHED)

2.  THE NESTLE 5K, JUNE 1, 2019  (1ST PLC AD)

3.  DESERET NEWS 10K, 24 JULY 2019 (3RD PLC AD)

4.  THE HUNTSVILLE FULL MONTE, SEPT 21, 2019

5. TURKEY TROT / VETERAN'S DAY 5K, NOV 16, 2019

 

 

MY 2020 RUNNING SCHEDULE: (SUBJECT TO CHANGE)

1. TBA

2. NESTLE 5K

3. SANDY CITY CLASSIC 5K

4. DESERET NEWS 10K

5. PORTERS 1/2 MARATHON 

6. TBA

7. U of U HOMECOMING 5K.

8.

 

 

MY GOALS.....My goal is to be an Age Division Winner and a Boston Marathon Qualifer & Participant as long as I can run this short, fat, tired old man body down the road!!!  This gettin' old crap isn't for the weak of heart, mind, body or spirit!

 

 

 

 

Personal:

 

"IMPROVISE, ADAPT & OVERCOME"

I'm still alive after all these years (68) and I'm continuing to live my dreams and I'm doing it my way! Retired Former State of Utah Police Criminal Investigator! Two former wives, three former kids (two former boys & one former girl) and three former cats.

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Miles:This week: 11.10 Month: 41.79 Year: 1573.76
T-1 Lifetime Miles: 928.65
P2 Lifetime Miles: 233.50
P2a Lifetime Miles: 978.15
Other Lifetime Miles: 607.57
P2.5 Lifetime Miles: 392.45
P2.12 Altra Provision Lifetime Miles: 232.50
T-3 Lifetime Miles: 270.41
IQ Lifetime Miles: 392.65
IQ2 Lifetime Miles: 199.88
IQ 3 Lifetime Miles: 79.10
IQ 4 Lifetime Miles: 57.94
IQ 5 Lifetime Miles: 43.20
Total Distance
83.10
AI 2.0 Miles: 4.00AI2.3 Miles: 35.00AI 2.0 B Miles: 43.10
Total Distance
4.00

Up this morning early and out for 4 mi in the dark and cool of the morning. I think I've made it full circle and have made my way back from injury and can move forward and get myself ready for the Big Cottonwood and Athens Greece Marathons.....Yea!!!! 

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rest day

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w/o

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4 mi @ 4:am. Crisp, clear and cool air this morning....Yea!

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Race: Nestle 5k (3.107 Miles) 00:28:24, Place overall: 190, Place in age division: 5
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This was my 15th year doing the Nestle 5k. I just love this small town family oriented run around the block. This years attendance hit 1983 runners, pretty good for a really small town.....I was still a bit off my game this year because of a nagging injury. Oh well, it was a really fun day of running and meeting up with lots of friends........now it's on to the Big Cottonwood Marathon.

AI 2.0 B Miles: 3.10
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just a 5 mile recovery run from the 5k on Saturday.....

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Running rest day.  PM - W/O

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4:AM,  4 mile run in the cool of the morning. Life is getting better and better every day. Missie is recovering nicely from her broken clivacle and wants to return to running in about a week. Then I get my running buddy back!

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evening w/o...

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w/o

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5 am miles, and a w/o. 

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7 miles @ 6am on the Dimple Dell Road and then just a bunch of yard work, uck!......Missie will be back from her broken collar bone vacation in about a week, she's super excited to get back into running, etc, etc, etc...

AI 2.0 B Miles: 7.00
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rest day with a w/o.

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REST DAY

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w/o

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6 easy am miles

AI2.3 Miles: 6.00
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10 am miles on Dimple Dell Mountain Road....Hill training

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w/o

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4 easy miles @ 4:am on 13th & 17th east. Nothing special, just doin' it! My left leg injury seems to be almost completely healed. I'm continuing my personal rehab, combined with my weight lifting routine and of course I'm getting into my runing schedule as I make my way to the Big Cottonwood in September and then on to The authenic Athens Greece Marathon in November......Oh Yea!

AI 2.0 B Miles: 4.00
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5 mi @ 3:30am on the DDMR.......70 degrees at 3:30am, hope this warm spell departs quickly. I get up and run early to get away from the heat!   PM W/O

 

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W/O...

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rest day...

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6 miles on the DDMR at 6:am.

AI 2.0 B Miles: 6.00
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10 am miles from the DDMR to Wasatch and home. 76 days till BC. 133 days till AA.

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4 mi recover run @ 3:30am W/Missie, 80 degrees, no wind & @ 12% humidity.

Missie is back from her broken collar bone! Yea!

AI 2.0 B Miles: 3.00
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6 mi at 3:30am on the DDMR, W/Missie....79 degrees, no wind, @13% humidity

AI2.3 Miles: 6.00
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83.10
AI 2.0 Miles: 4.00AI2.3 Miles: 35.00AI 2.0 B Miles: 43.10
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