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Location:

Holladay,UT,USA

Member Since:

Mar 29, 2008

Gender:

Male

Goal Type:

Marathon Finish

Running Accomplishments:

2011 Salt Lake City Half  1:42  

2010 Buffalo Run 25 K  2:25  

2010 St George Marathon 3:48  

2011 Mid Mountain Trail Marathon 4:27 

2011 Squaw Peak 50 mile 14:00:49 

Short-Term Running Goals:

Keep going!

Personal:

married, 4 children

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Miles:This week: 4.70 Month: 4.70 Year: 514.65
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Peregrine 8 Lifetime Miles: 323.00
Saucony Peregrine 2019 Lifetime Miles: 192.19
Brooks Cascade 14 Lifetime Miles: 85.25
Race: Ogden Half Marathon 2013 (13.1 Miles) 01:46:34, Place overall: 255, Place in age division: 44
Slow milesFast milesTotal Distance
13.100.0013.10

Wet fest.  Started with a lovely room at Oreo's house and got to walk to the start with about 5 minutes to spare.  Lovely.  Rained the whole time.  Temps 45 to 50 I would guess.  Was actually kind of cool to run in the rain.  Soaking wet by mile 7.  Finished steady the whole race and was happy with the time.  Oreo busted out an easy 1:42.  Was strong.  

Fun to see mom and dad at the spillway giving some props and photo ops.  Finish line was a dud as I was freezing and shaking within 10 minutes and it was rainy and cold and the traditional Creamie was not even appealing as I was too dang cold.  Went to Oreos car, stripped down, found a hat and a blanket in there and waited til he could gather the crew.


Fun race.  Star Trek last night awesome as well. 

Brooks PureCadence Miles: 13.10
Comments
From Oreo on Sat, May 18, 2013 at 17:46:43 from 63.248.220.253

You are a nerdball! Awesome!! Thanks for being the G'. My first thought upon getting to the car was how'd this homeless man get into my car...

Need something on the books, before I go back to the old habits.

From jwblack on Mon, May 20, 2013 at 23:08:53 from 98.207.3.176

Wish I woulda been there..

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