"PRIOR PREPARATION PREVENTS PISS POOR PERFORMANCE"

October 2016

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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"

 

61 MARATHONS - 

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

Latest Marathon, The Boston Marathon, APRIL 15, 2019. (ZERO DNF'S)

157  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 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

 

 

MY 2020 RUNNING SCHEDULE: (SUBJECT TO CHANGE)

1. THE BOSTON MARATHON

2. NESTLE 5K

3. SANDY CITY CLASSIC 5K

4. DESERET NEWS 10K

5. PORTERS 1/2 MARATHON 

6. THE ST GEORGE MARATHON

7. U of U HOMECOMING 5K.

 

 

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 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: 17.00 Month: 198.00 Year: 1351.87
AIGB Lifetime Miles: 444.80
T-1 Lifetime Miles: 928.65
P2 Lifetime Miles: 233.50
P2a Lifetime Miles: 978.15
Altra Instinct 3.5 Lifetime Miles: 94.65
Other Lifetime Miles: 601.57
P2.5 Lifetime Miles: 392.45
P2.12 Altra Provision Lifetime Miles: 232.50
T-3 Lifetime Miles: 237.79
IQ Lifetime Miles: 365.80
IQ2 Lifetime Miles: 171.70
IQ 3 Lifetime Miles: 42.00
IQ 4 Lifetime Miles: 10.00
IQ 5 Lifetime Miles: 0.00
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AIG Miles: 75.00AIGB Miles: 3.00AIG4 Miles: 62.00AB2 Miles: 30.00AB1 Miles: 21.00
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6 miles on the not so special 13th to 17th east course. @60*, light winds, and lots of oncoming traffic to play in. 63 days till CIM.

AIG Miles: 6.00
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18.00

18 miles on the 13th East 6 mile loop X 3. @62* to start with a gentle wind behind me running to the north. I got out at 5:am to beat the full sunrise. 63 days till CIM and a bunch more miles to train...

AIG Miles: 18.00
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three easy recovery miles at 3:30am and a workout.....

AIGB Miles: 3.00
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6 mi on the DDMR W/Missie, 3:30am, 40*, clear and cool

AIG Miles: 6.00
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8.00

8 mi on the DDMR W/Missie @3:30am, 43*, cool, dark & no stinking cars ...

AIG Miles: 8.00
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am  workout, with sick day off from running.

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sick day off from running

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sick day off from running

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sick day off from running

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6 mi on the DDMR all by my lonesome......

AIG Miles: 6.00
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6 mi on the DDMR

 

 

 

AIG4 Miles: 6.00
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8 mi on the DDMR (Dimple Dell Mountain Road) this am. 46*, cool, calm and very little traffic/light w/o after my run. 53 wakeups till CIM. anybody else out there on the Fast Running Blog doing this California marathon before it breaks off and and slips into the sea?

AB2 Miles: 8.00
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6 mi on the PRT.....

AIG Miles: 6.00
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7.00

7.3 mi on the DDMR this am. 50*, lite breeze, plenty of traffic......50 days till CIM.

AIG4 Miles: 4.00
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14.00

14 mi on the DDMR to Wasatch back home. 54* at the start, 60* at the end. Lt. breeze most of the run under cloudy skies that were threatening to rain on me! 49 days till showtime.

AIG Miles: 14.00
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running rest day / am weight w/o

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6 mi on the DDMR w/Missie @3:30am.38*, no breeze, cool dark and quiet.....

pm WORKOUT.

AB2 Miles: 6.00
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8 mi on the DDMR, 3:30am....

AB1 Miles: 8.00
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6.00

6 mi on the DDMR, 34*, dark, cool w/Missie......@3:30am

AIG4 Miles: 6.00
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5 mi on the big block @noon today. 60*, lt breeze, partly cloudy.

AIG Miles: 5.00
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6 mi on the DDMR this am. 52*, 51% humidity, cool, dark and no breeze. This was a nice end of the week run bumping me to about 44 miles of some pretty good training. Looks like I've got about 43 days till the CIM, and I'm excited.  

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20 mi on the DDMR to Wasatch and home, twice. 60*, semi cool, dark and quiet......sunday mornings are always quiet.......

Today is the beginning of my 6 week count down to the (42 day) CIM!

AIG4 Miles: 20.00
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I DECIDED TO TAKE A DAY OFF FROM RUNNING. I WILL CATCH A WEIGHT RESISTANCE W/O TONIGHT.

41 DAYS TILL SHOWTIME

 

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6 mi on the big block, 56*, windy, cool and dark. am sit/crunch/push. 40 days till CIM

AIG Miles: 6.00
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8 mi @ 3:30am in the windy streets.....

AB1 Miles: 8.00
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took the morning off, I will get in a 6 this evening

AIG4 Miles: 6.00
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10 mi on the DDMR, afternoon run at about 71 degrees, Uck!

AB2 Miles: 10.00
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5 miles on the big block, @9:30am, 60*, lite wind. Then a trip to the weight room for a W/O.

AB1 Miles: 5.00
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20 mi on the DDMR and The Big Block, 62 *, 38% humidity, and very windy (30 mph +) 35 days till CIM..........

 

AIG4 Miles: 20.00
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AM W/O - depending upon the weather maybe a 3 mile run tonight

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AIG Miles: 75.00AIGB Miles: 3.00AIG4 Miles: 62.00AB2 Miles: 30.00AB1 Miles: 21.00
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