I'm retired from racing. Really.

January 20, 2020

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Location:

Greenville,SC,

Member Since:

Feb 24, 2007

Gender:

Male

Goal Type:

Other

Running Accomplishments:

I also maintain a blogspot running blog. Check it out. 

5k- 16:01, 1/2 marathon- 1:11:37, marathon- 2:34:16, 50k- 3:58, 100 mile- 15:19

Former World Record holder in 100 x 5k relay 

Ultra history:

8-100 mile, 1-100k, 9-50 mile, 2-40 mile, 14-50k-ish

12 wins, 5 CR's, plus four 2nd, five 3rd, 4th, 4th, 5th, 5th, 9th, 16th, 20th, 28th, 38th, and 62nd place, with 1 DNF 

Short-Term Running Goals:

Goals 

None for now

Long-Term Running Goals:

Unretire at some point

Run a sub-6 hr 50 miler

Win a 100 mile ultramarathon

Personal:

I have five cute kids. And I have some rockin short green racing shorts- I wear them mainly because it embarrasses my wife so much. I like ultimate frisbee, trail running, reading, and cheering for the Denver Broncos!   And I have the absolute best wife in the world.  And I used to run for the now-disbanded national Team Pearl Izumi- Ultra!

Favorite Blogs:

Miles:This week: 3.00 Month: 79.50 Year: 79.50
Fastwitch Lifetime Miles: 82.50
Trail N1 Lifetime Miles: 86.50
Road N1 Lifetime Miles: 31.00
Trail M2 Lime/black Lifetime Miles: 98.00
Road N2 Black And Green Lifetime Miles: 26.50
Easy MilesMarathon Pace MilesThreshold MilesVO2 Max MilesCrosstraining milesTotal Miles
0.000.000.000.000.000.00

Didn't sleep well again because of a sick, screaming kid.  Decided to skip my 4 am run to get some extra sleep.  I should have just gotten up and gone running, cause she kept me up that whole hour anyways.  Oh well, at least it is Friday.  And it is a 3 day weekend.

Weight: 0.00
Comments
From jim on Fri, May 23, 2008 at 10:29:36

Sorry to hear about the problems this morning. Hopefully, you can get some rest this weekend.

From Katie on Fri, May 23, 2008 at 14:26:47

Two words for you.

Jog Stroller.

They make them to accommodate all weather conditions. I'm sure they even have some with headlights.

check 'em out at fingerlakesrunningcompany.com (am I allowed to suggest a store like that or is that poor blog etiquette?)

From Jon on Fri, May 23, 2008 at 14:40:57

I have a jogging stroller and use it all the time. But taking the kid out at 4 am in the rain, 38 deg temperature when she is sick, vomiting, and screaming at the top of her little lungs cause her stomach hurts so much? I can't do that.

From marci on Fri, May 23, 2008 at 15:04:19

Sorry you didn't get much sleep. Hopefully no one is vomiting tonight...

From Adam RW on Sun, May 25, 2008 at 17:36:38

Good idea about the sleeping in.

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