"PRIOR PREPARATION PREVENTS PISS POOR PERFORMANCE"

Sandy Classic 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.

Favorite Blogs:

Miles:This week: 14.20 Month: 44.89 Year: 1576.86
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: 395.75
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
108.81
AB2 Miles: 9.00AIG Miles: 46.00AIGB Miles: 9.10AIG4 Miles: 31.70
Total Distance
6.00

6 mi on the DDMR this mid morning......nothing fancy just a run sans the garmin.

AB2 Miles: 6.00
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4 mi easy morning run on the Big Loop. Just a warm up getting ready for the Sandy 4th of July 5K....

AIG Miles: 4.00
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Race: Sandy Classic 5K (3.107 Miles) 00:26:30, Place overall: 100, Place in age division: 3
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3.11

I like this little home town race, and it is my Home Town! I didn't get a 1st place finish but I did manage to grab a 3rd place while I improved my time from a month ago at the Nestle 5K. The conditions kinda sucked.....78 degree at the start with gusting wind both ways. They changed the course this year and this version has several hills on it from start to finish.....oh well, I got the shirt and medal, Game over. 

 

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2 mi at SHP this am

AIG4 Miles: 2.00
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3.00

3 mi w/jen @ SHP this am

AIGB Miles: 3.00
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6.00

6 mi on the DDMR @5:30am. 76 degrees, windy, and I got done about the same time the sun came  up over the mountains to the east.

AIG Miles: 6.00
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7.20

7.2 mi on the DDMR. 78 degrees, no wind, clear and sunny skies........

AIG4 Miles: 7.20
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5.00

5 mi on the DDMR W/Missie @ 3:30am, 52*, 20% humidity, cool, dark and quiet...

AIG Miles: 5.00
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6.00

6 mi on the DDMR W/Missie...54 degrees, 15% humidity, no wind, cool, dark and quiet

AIG4 Miles: 6.00
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3.00

3 mi @ SHP W/Jen.....

AIG Miles: 3.00
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3.00

3 mi on post course w/Jen

AIG Miles: 3.00
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7.00

7 mi on the DDMR at 8am, 60*, cloudy no wind, sun was just coming out as I finished

AIG4 Miles: 7.00
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8.00

8 mi on the DDMR at about 5:30am, then into the gym for strength and stretching

AIG Miles: 8.00
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5.50

5.5 on the DDMR W/Missie @3:30am. It was a hot windy morning in the dark. 82* degrees and a fierce head wind returning home....Uck!  Training goes on....

AIG4 Miles: 5.50
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6.00

6 mi on the DDMR W/Missie @ 0 dark 30....

AIG Miles: 6.00
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4.00

called off my run this am early with 4 mi, it was 80+ degrees and way to much hot wind......

AIG4 Miles: 4.00
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3.00

three mi on the JPW

AB2 Miles: 3.00
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8.00

8 mi on the DDMR this morning

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5.00

5 mi on the DDMR

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3.00

3 mi on the SJP....

AIGB Miles: 3.00
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8.00

8 mi on the DDMR 

AIG Miles: 8.00
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3.00

3 mi warm up & a great W/O......

AIG Miles: 3.00
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Total Distance
108.81
AB2 Miles: 9.00AIG Miles: 46.00AIGB Miles: 9.10AIG4 Miles: 31.70
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