I'm retired from racing. Really.

January 22, 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: 112.50 Year: 112.50
XT Wings 3 Lifetime Miles: 235.00
Fastwitch Lifetime Miles: 82.50
Peak Lifetime Miles: 282.00
Trail N1 Lifetime Miles: 86.50
Road N1 Lifetime Miles: 31.00
Stinson Lifetime Miles: 541.50
Fuel 2 (road) Lifetime Miles: 463.50
Trail M2 2 Black Lifetime Miles: 292.50
Trail M2 3 Lifetime Miles: 395.10
Trail N2 2 Orange Lifetime Miles: 237.50
Road M3 Black And Blue Lifetime Miles: 454.00
Road M2 3 Orange Lifetime Miles: 23.00
Easy MilesMarathon Pace MilesThreshold MilesVO2 Max MilesCrosstraining milesTotal Miles
8.000.000.000.000.008.00

8

NB 767 Miles: 8.00
Weight: 0.00
Comments
From JD on Wed, Jan 07, 2009 at 22:59:38

Lately, I find your blogs inspirational and witty!

From Jon on Thu, Jan 08, 2009 at 00:16:16

I bet no one thought I could make my entry shorter than yesterday's. But I did- I omitted the period today!

Thanks, JD. Glad to inspire you! :)

From marci on Thu, Jan 08, 2009 at 00:45:11

you make me laugh..deep down inside..very deep down...somewhere in there.

From Adam RW on Thu, Jan 08, 2009 at 01:29:29

Marci, I think you are the one who makes us laugh. Jon, I think you've found the secret to getting comments. I think you've gotten more with the smaller your entry gets.

From jtshad on Thu, Jan 08, 2009 at 08:10:29

Adam, we are just glad he is finally not saying so much so we can get a word in edgewise!

Marci, have you been watching "Hitch" lately, 'cause that line sounds eeriely familiar?

From Jon on Thu, Jan 08, 2009 at 13:15:45

Shorter entry = more comments. Interesting. Maybe if I just don't put anything I could get myself on the Hot Discussions board.

From RivertonPaul on Wed, Feb 18, 2009 at 11:38:06

Here is a bump toward your hot discussion goal.

From RivertonPaul on Wed, Feb 18, 2009 at 11:38:26

And I hope you feel better soon.

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