I'm retired from racing. Really.

October 21, 2018

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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: 0.00 Month: 89.00 Year: 1076.00
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: 455.60
Trail N2 2 Orange Lifetime Miles: 319.50
Road M2 3 Orange Lifetime Miles: 188.00
Road N2 Purple Lifetime Miles: 84.00
Easy MilesMarathon Pace MilesThreshold MilesVO2 Max MilesCrosstraining milesTotal Miles
9.000.000.000.000.009.00

9 easy miles with the jogging stoller, around Blackhawk park and multiple loops on planet walk.  Had to keep stopping to get the gnats out of my eyes- annoying little things.  Better than mosquitos, though.

766- 395

Weight: 0.00
Comments
From Ruthie on Wed, Oct 10, 2007 at 23:59:01

I just wondered, what is this 'planet walk' thing? And that sucks about the gnats. But gnats in the eyes are a little less nasty than gnats in the mouth. And nose. Eew.

Thanks for the support, I'll do my best next week and we'll see what happens!

From Mik'L on Thu, Oct 11, 2007 at 13:16:31

Marci has run a marathon! Hello! She needs to be blogging! Us wives need to take over the blog! Tell her we are counting her in for the Moab half.

From Lybi on Thu, Oct 11, 2007 at 16:56:58

Ditto, Marci. But don't worry, we will all understand if you wait to start blogging until you've finished "New Moon". Shouldn't take long, anyway. I stayed up all night and read it. For some reason Sasha did not approve of that. He he!

Yes, you must start blogging and I hope hope hope you run the half with us! If not the half, there is also a 5 miler that morning. Some people will probably do that one. The important thing is that we are all in the same city for at least 24 hours so we can tell funny stories about our husbands. (He he.)

Oh, and hi Jon. 9 miles with the jogging stroller is A LOT--counts as a 14 miler in my book.

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