Sep 01, 2008
Started running in 2001. Have completed over 100 marathons and ultras since then.
Marathon PR 2:56:04 (2005 St. George)
New PR 2:53:24 (2008 Tucson)
Finished 2nd Overall in 2005 Utah Grand Slam to Paul Peterson. He beat me by 30 min in every race.
1/2 Marathon PR 1:23:56 (2008 Just Cuz Half Marathon)
Completed the Utah Grand Slam 10 consecutive years (2003-2012). I don't know if anyone else has done that.
Short-Term Running Goals:
Just get back in shape after slacking hard in 2017.
I do half my running in Idaho and half in Utah due to my work.
Maybe run another marathon later in the year.
Long-Term Running Goals:
Maybe run a Marathon once in a while....but I am not in that competitive mode anymore.
I'm in the 50-54 Age Group.....Yikes!
I have been married for over 30 years. We have 3 children and 6 grandchildren.
"Only those who risk going to far can possibly find out how far they can go" T.S. Eliot
"Putting miles in your training log (blog) is like putting money in the bank. You begin to draw interest on it immediately." Hal Higdon
I picked up Troy & Liza at 6:00am and we drove to the marathon start. It was a breautiful morning, temps in the low 50's. We ran 20.74 miles to Century HS.
Nice long run!