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:
Enjoy running, stay fit (and maybe lose a few pounds)
Long-Term Running Goals:
Unretire at some point
Run a sub-6 hr 50 miler
Win a 100 mile ultramarathon
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!
AM- 4.5 miles before both hips really hurt, then 5 elliptical miles. Probably won't run tonight to give them a rest.
Progrid Guide Miles: 4.50
From jtshad on Tue, Dec 29, 2009 at 15:47:55 from 188.8.131.52
Kami said she saw you at the gym this morning...and you didn't even say Hi! ;-)
Rest the hips and get them well.
From Jon on Tue, Dec 29, 2009 at 15:52:41 from 184.108.40.206
Oops, sorry. I didn't see her- but I also wasn't expecting to see anyone so wasn't looking.
From jtshad on Tue, Dec 29, 2009 at 15:53:44 from 220.127.116.11
Just giving you a hard time!
From JimF on Tue, Dec 29, 2009 at 18:20:39 from 18.104.22.168
Hope your hips get to feeling better!
From Superfly on Tue, Dec 29, 2009 at 18:35:01 from 22.214.171.124
Wish you could be down here to train Jon... that's just too much treadmill and elliptical. My hips always kind of bug after a long elliptical session.
From redrooster on Tue, Dec 29, 2009 at 22:31:08 from 126.96.36.199
Last spring when my problems increased the PT told me to use the theraband for resistance with leg raises- straight legged and clam shell, lying on my side, 2-3 x 15 reps, hold 5 seconds,each leg, couple times a day. I still do this and it has helped my hips and IT a lot. I managed to run a marathon with no hip or IT pain, which killed me in my previous marathon.
From Kory on Tue, Dec 29, 2009 at 22:40:56 from 188.8.131.52
Jon - great performance last week. I really hope the hips get better. I won't give you advice because you don't need that your already know what to do when the bodies hurting.
From Adam RW on Tue, Dec 29, 2009 at 23:15:24 from 184.108.40.206
Jon, Here's to a quick recovery.
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