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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

Favorite Blogs:

Miles:This week: 4.19 Month: 15.90 Year: 525.85
Saucony Peregrine 6 Lifetime Miles: 569.92
New Balance 1080 Lifetime Miles: 27.42
Saucony Peregrine 6 Blue Lifetime Miles: 561.44
Peregrine 8 Lifetime Miles: 323.00
Saucony Peregrine 2019 Lifetime Miles: 203.39
Brooks Cascade 14 Lifetime Miles: 85.25
Slow milesFast milesTotal Distance
7.100.007.10

am heat festival run 1.5., needed a portopotty and couldnt find  one so went back home and decided to hit something later when the temp was cooler.

 5.6 trail hike and run starting at Big Water parking lot and going up Little Water trail 2 miles to Dog Lake (3 labs in water when I got there so aptly named)  some little side trails then down Big Water Trail.  Beautiful downhill run with temps in upper 60's instead of 90 in the valley.  Bit nervous for Mid Mountain marathon in 2 weeks as my miles have been overall pitiful, but should be a good time anyway. 

Cascadia 6 Miles: 7.10
Comments
From Oreo on Mon, Aug 29, 2011 at 11:54:08 from 206.81.136.61

Sweet cruaie bro.. I want to hit an out-n-back from Upper Big to Scotts transmission tower.. ??

From Kelli on Mon, Aug 29, 2011 at 19:52:09 from 71.219.67.82

I have no doubt you will be fine!

I am laughing that you waited until later in the day to run for it to cool off. I was not aware it worked that way in August!

From allie on Mon, Aug 29, 2011 at 19:53:10 from 161.38.218.168

cool picture. i am sure you will do great at mid mountain.

From gdoc on Tue, Aug 30, 2011 at 10:27:10 from 98.202.195.25

Haha Kelli you are absolutely right...hot as heck later in the day...so going to 8000 feet did the trick.

From Kelli on Tue, Aug 30, 2011 at 21:57:18 from 71.219.67.82

When I went to 10000 feet a few weeks ago I noticed no difference in temperature...it was hot everywhere. There were more bugs, I did notice that.

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