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"
61 MARATHONS -
1st Marathon, St. George Marathon, OCTOBER 3, 1998. (ZERO DNF'S)
Latest Marathon, The Boston Marathon, APRIL 15, 2019. (ZERO DNF'S)
156 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)
"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 2018 RUNNING SCHEDULE: (so far)
1. THE BOSTON MARATHON, APR 16, 2018. 4:31:54
2. NESTLE 5K, JUNE 2018, 25:23, 1ST PLC. AG
3. SANDY CITY CLASSIC 5K, JULY 4, 2018, 26:20, 3RD PLC AG
4. DESERET NEWS 10K, JULY 24, 2018, 54:40 3 RD PLC AG
5. PORTERS 1/2 MARATHON, AUG 11, 2018, 1:56:35, 2ND PLC AG
6. THE ST GEORGE MARATHON, OCTOBER 6, 2018. 4:42:31
7. U of U HOMECOMING 5K, OCT 20, 2018, 27:57, OVERALL PLACE 145/2000, AG 1ST PLACE 1/4.
8. BEAT THE NEW YEAR 5K, DEC 31, 2018 (sure glad I didn't pre-register as this race was discontinued as of 2018)
Not a bad year at all, I placed 1st, 2nd, or 3rd in my old man AG in 5 out of 7 running events....
MY 2019 RUNNING SCHEDULE: (so far)
1. THE 123rd BOSTON MARATHON, APRIL 15, 2019
2. The NESTLE 5K, JUNE 1, 2019
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!
"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 Police Criminal Investigator! Two former wives, three former kids (two former boys & one former girl) and three former cats.
Got up early and did a 4 mile rust buster, Yahooooo, here comes SGM...
BA0 Miles: 4.00
Night Sleep Time: 7.00
Nap Time: 0.00
Total Sleep Time: 7.00
From DaleG on Mon, Sep 26, 2011 at 14:18:42 from 18.104.22.168
Nice shakedown run. what time are you shooting for at SGM?
From Tom Slick on Mon, Sep 26, 2011 at 20:47:58 from 22.214.171.124
Yo DaleG - I would like to do a 3:30:00 or less, but I'd be most happy to just come in under 4 hrs. We will see how the recovery from TOU went in just a few days!!!!
So do you thing your going to run with us on Saturday??????
From DaleG on Mon, Sep 26, 2011 at 21:27:45 from 126.96.36.199
I am leaning towards running it. I bought some gel's and electrolite tablets.
From Tom Slick on Mon, Sep 26, 2011 at 21:48:14 from 188.8.131.52
DaleG - Cool. I'll be looking for you friday at the expo and saturday at the bus to the Starting....
From DaleG on Mon, Sep 26, 2011 at 22:10:07 from 184.108.40.206
I'll definitely look for you, too.
From DaleG on Mon, Sep 26, 2011 at 22:20:41 from 220.127.116.11
If I don't see you on the bus ride up, which fire will you be at? The usual one near the back?
From Tom Slick on Tue, Sep 27, 2011 at 14:21:05 from 18.104.22.168
DaleG - I don't think that I will be going near the fire pits this year. I'm going to get up near the starting line, get preped and hydrated and get my game face on for the run......It's time to run, we can attend Relief Society later on in the day when the jobs done!
From DaleG on Tue, Sep 27, 2011 at 14:32:13 from 22.214.171.124
Sounds good. I'll look for you near the front. are you going to be with Marc and Ronnie?
From Tom Slick on Tue, Sep 27, 2011 at 18:14:38 from 126.96.36.199
DaleG - I'm not sure what Marc's and Ronnie's start plans are? But I'll find out.....
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