I'm retired from racing. Really.

November 21, 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

Jogged out to get my morning newspaper, solely so I could be above AdamRW on the board.

Weight: 0.00
Comments
From Andy on Sun, Aug 03, 2008 at 12:49:44

Did you use your Garmin to measure the distance?

From Chad on Sun, Aug 03, 2008 at 14:36:52

Jon--I read in the tribune today that they're closing part of I-80 between PC and SLC next Saturday (the 9th) for 24 hours. I think they're closing the westbound side, but you should check and make sure that doesn't interfere with your race plans.

From Paul Petersen on Sun, Aug 03, 2008 at 15:41:24

Don't let Sasha see this...

From Chad on Sun, Aug 03, 2008 at 17:00:05

Andy--more likely he G-Map'd it.

From Jon on Sun, Aug 03, 2008 at 18:24:57

No Garmin. I'm more of a mapmyrun.com kind of guy...

From Jon on Sun, Aug 03, 2008 at 18:25:50

Yeah, I saw that, Chad. I'll double check as Friday approaches to make sure it is only westbound. If so, I'm ok for the morning and just have to go home on I-84.

From walter on Mon, Aug 04, 2008 at 23:21:52

Great solid miles Jon! You are the man!

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