I'm retired from racing. Really.

November 18, 2019

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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: 4.00 Month: 54.50 Year: 776.00
Fastwitch Lifetime Miles: 82.50
Trail N1 Lifetime Miles: 86.50
Road N1 Lifetime Miles: 31.00
Stinson Lifetime Miles: 541.50
Trail M2 2 Black Lifetime Miles: 418.50
Trail M2 3 Lifetime Miles: 495.60
Trail N2 2 Orange Lifetime Miles: 418.00
Road M2 3 Orange Lifetime Miles: 333.50
Road N2 Purple Lifetime Miles: 313.50
Trail M2 Lime/black Lifetime Miles: 61.00
Easy MilesMarathon Pace MilesThreshold MilesVO2 Max MilesCrosstraining milesTotal Miles
0.000.000.000.000.000.00

No run, just rest.  Still sick- this seems to happen regularly pre-race, brought on by high mileage and lack of sleep, I'd say.  At least I have over a week to recover before the big race.  Taper time.

Weight: 0.00
Comments
From Cam on Thu, Sep 19, 2013 at 16:17:19 from 128.187.97.20

ive wondering about workouts while sick recently. hmm. also Barkley next year?

From Jon on Thu, Sep 19, 2013 at 19:12:59 from 107.203.52.135

You're thinking of applying for Barkley next year?

From Cam on Thu, Sep 19, 2013 at 19:16:22 from 69.169.153.209

I was asking if you were.

Sometime during Leadville I considered writing a application that talked about my complete lack of experience and zero percent chance of finishing - thinking maybe I could be the sacrificial runner.

From Jon on Thu, Sep 19, 2013 at 19:59:30 from 107.203.52.135

Go for it.

Yes, I'm applying again. We'll see what happens.

From Cam on Thu, Sep 19, 2013 at 20:18:53 from 69.169.153.209

Haha I wouldn't disgrace barkleys with my presence. Unless I thought I was in a+ form and could stalk Jared for a few days

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