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Location:

Arlington,VA,

Member Since:

May 31, 2012

Gender:

Male

Goal Type:

Local Elite

Running Accomplishments:

High School PRs (2003)

1600  4:32

3200  9:52

5K XC  16:34

Post High School Road PRs

Mile    4:30 (2016)

5K     15:24 (2017)

8K      26:30 (2012)

10K    32:06 (2015)

10M    52:23 (2017)

Half     1:09:45 (2015)

Mar.    2:29:41 (2015)

Short-Term Running Goals:

Stay injury free, consistently train, and enjoy running

PR in the 5K,10K,10M this spring.

 

 

 

 

 

Long-Term Running Goals:

2017 Fall Race Schedule

8/20                  Leesburg 20K

9/17        Navy Air-force Half 

10/8           Chicago Marathon

11/4                     St. Rita's 5K

11/23         Turkey Trot 5 Mile

12/3           Run with Santa 5K

12/9               USATF Club CC

12/31                 Fairfax 4 mile

 

 

 

Personal:

Live near DC in Arlington, VA. Hoping to train tough and see what I've got before time and other responsibilities catch up to me.

 

 

Favorite Blogs:

Miles:This week: 27.00 Month: 247.00 Year: 3776.00
Adidas Takumi Sen Flats Lifetime Miles: 33.50
Saucony Kinvara 7 Lifetime Miles: 218.00
Adidas Adios 3 Lifetime Miles: 57.50
Adidas Supernova.2 Lifetime Miles: 104.00
Saucony Ride 10 Lifetime Miles: 15.00
Total Distance
82.00
Saucony Triumph ISO 2 Miles: 26.00Adidas Supernova Miles: 46.00Saucony Kinvara 7 Miles: 10.00
Total Distance
22.00

AM: 21 progression with a mile cool down. Last 7 in 5:39,5:39,5:38,5:31,5:30,5:29,5:24

PM: 1 hr. pool run

Amazing weather. A little chilly at the start. I forced myself to stomach two gels this time. Ran with Philippe most of the way before pulling away at the end. It felt rather easy as in I probably could have gone a long time at 5:35, no problem, which is a great sign for Chicago in 4 weeks.

Well that's a wrap on hard Chicago training. ran 112 miles this week and I'm feeling great and ready to run my best.

Saucony Triumph ISO 2 Miles: 22.00
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Total Distance
15.00

AM: 10 miles easy + stretch, foam rolling

PM: 5 miles + standard core routine

Nice and cool out. Allergies still there but manageable. Legs are tired. 

 

Adidas Supernova Miles: 15.00
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Total Distance
15.00

AM: 10 miles + stretch, foam rolling

PM: 5 miles + drills and strides + alt. core routine

Weather not looking too good for this weekend's race. Pushing 70 and very humid. Every year the weather really sucks at this half marathon and every year I keep signing up thinking it will be different.

Adidas Supernova Miles: 15.00
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Total Distance
15.00

AM: 3 WU 6x800m 2.5 CD

PM: 5 miles + standard core routine

Race week workout: a light set up 800s in the rain. Nothing too crazy.2:32,2:30,2:29,2:27,2:27,2:26

Saucony Kinvara 7 Miles: 10.00Adidas Supernova Miles: 5.00
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Total Distance
11.00

AM: 6 miles

PM: 5 miles + standard core routine

Disgusting and humid again. 70 degrees with a 69 dew point...DC turns into a greenhouse just when race day comes around...I'll do my best but if I do my best in a dry 55 degrees vs. a 67-70 high humidity day, my time will be significantly faster on the cooler day. It just sucks because we've been spoiled with relatively cool and dry air most of this month and whatever adaptations to the DC humidity we had have probably left by now. 

Adidas Supernova Miles: 11.00
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Total Distance
0.00

completely off to rest

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Total Distance
4.00

4 miles + a few drills and strides and light core

very hot and humid

Saucony Triumph ISO 2 Miles: 4.00
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Total Distance
82.00
Saucony Triumph ISO 2 Miles: 26.00Adidas Supernova Miles: 46.00Saucony Kinvara 7 Miles: 10.00
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