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Location:

West Jordan,Ut,USA

Member Since:

Jun 14, 2008

Gender:

Male

Goal Type:

Boston Qualifier

Running Accomplishments:

Started running Dec of 06

5k 20:00 Utah Human Race(08)

10k 41:09 Spectrum 10k (10)  40:31 DesNews 10k(10)

1/2 mary 1:30:36 Bryce Canyon Half(09)

Full 3:33:58 St George (09)

Finishing the Grand Slam 08 and 10

Finished my first sprint tri 1:23:30 (10)

Short-Term Running Goals:

2011 races...

May-  Ogden half (no goals)

Oct- SGM

Long-Term Running Goals:

Run Boston and do a Triathalon(did a tri)

Do a half Ironman and then a full

Personal:

Married to MrsFit:) and trying to keep up with her. And have 3 girls.

Favorite Blogs:

Miles:This week: 0.00 Month: 0.00 Year: 0.00
Avi-Bolt 2 Lifetime Miles: 93.80
Foundation 8e Lifetime Miles: 316.95
Foundation 9a Lifetime Miles: 398.13
Foundation 10a Lifetime Miles: 125.53
Race: Nestle Art City 5k (3.1 Miles) 00:22:16, Place in age division: 5
Running MilesSwimming YardsBike Miles
5.100.0019.50

Had a good race to today.  Plan was go out fast and hold on.  Was a mean hill that made it tougher.   But feel pretty good about it.  Even though I got passed by a ton of people.  Then Changed the course from the last time that I ran it too.  Something that I really love about this race is the raffle after it is over.  With a chance at some great prizes.  Which this time I won one of the best.  Which was a ladder.  Yeah a latter.  Its called a little giant latter system.  And when we looked it up on the internet sales for 360 dollars.  One guy kept trying to buy it off of me for 100 bucks. LOL  I see why now.  Ran with a couple of people I knew and had a good time besides suffering in during it.

At the first of the race I started at the front.  And was running uphill for the first mile.  Just slight but was getting hard to keep up the pace to the sub 7 that I was hoping for.  I was shooting for a 22 or so.  So when I hit the hill it really slowed me down and people were passing me.  But once I got to the top I relaxed and started speeding back up for the 2nd half which was all down.  The second mile was at the top of the hill at just over 9 miles.  And cut it back down to under 8.  So happy with that.  My performance is slowing coming back up.  So when I hit the finish like in 22 mins and 16 secs  I was happy with that.  And as it would happen to be.  Since we had issues with registering and the check.  They gave us some bibs and got them messed up.  So later when they called out Kristi's name and that she took 3rd place it was wrong.  But she still took it.  And when my AG came up and I didn't place I was a little surprised.  But when I checked the race results board.  I found that they screwed them up.  And that I had taken 5th place or would of if they had gotten it right.:)  So we kept the hardware.  And winning the latter made it even better.  What a great day.:)

Mile 1 7:05

Mile 2 7:49

Mile 3 7:01

TT 22:16 AP 7:09

PM-  After a little rest went for a bike ride with Patrick.  Out to daybreak and then out to 111 and back down.  Was a pretty good ride in great weather.

TT 1:08:52 Distance 19.58

Avi-Bolt 2 Miles: 5.10
Night Sleep Time: 0.00Nap Time: 0.00Total Sleep Time: 0.00
Comments
From flatlander on Sun, Jun 05, 2011 at 10:38:54 from 76.31.26.153

Nice run, that is some very fast progress after coming off your injury. You will be at your PR soon.

From Tom Slick on Sun, Jun 05, 2011 at 11:33:49 from 69.171.160.210

Well done Bro MarkO, you are on the way back!!!! It was good to see Ms.K out there running the race too!

From timp on Sun, Jun 05, 2011 at 13:26:36 from 66.167.50.143

great job!

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