Bret

October 23, 2018

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Location:

Milton,GA,USA

Member Since:

Jul 27, 2010

Gender:

Male

Goal Type:

Other

Running Accomplishments:

PR's -

Mile - 4:38    (High School)

2 Mile - 10:12 (High School) 

3 mile - 15:51 (High School)

10k - 35:19 (High School)

Marathon - 2:59 marathon (London -2013)

Half marathon - 1:25:18 (Deseret News 2013)

Ran all 5 of the World Marathon Majors (NY, Chicago, Boston, London & Berlin)

5 x Boston Marathon

Triathlete - sprint to half-ironman distance

Climbed Alpe d'Huez on my bike 

 

 

Short-Term Running Goals:

Sub 3 hour marathon

Long-Term Running Goals:

Continue to improve times on all distances from 5k to marathon

Personal:

Married with three daughters - each of them are recreational runners.

Favorite Blogs:

Miles:This week: 0.00 Month: 81.12 Year: 1834.30
Easy MilesMarathon Pace MilesThreshold MilesVO2 Max MilesTotal Distance
9.000.000.000.009.00

AM - 2 miles easy on the treadmill before work.  Wind chill was in the low 20's.  

PM - Lunchtime run.  Decided to go outside for a run - but still uncomfortable outside with a cool wind - still in the 30's.  Tried for a new route - took a tumble right about a mile into the run.  Hands were tucked into my long sleeves - so no abrasions on my hands, but my knee was scraped.  I actually stepped into a rut on the road and rolled my left foot.  Still sore as I type this.  Was able to get 7 miles in nonetheless. 

Fall count for 2017 = 4 times.   :( (3 in the last 2 months)  Not counting the falls on the golf course last Friday in the ice and snow.  

Comments
From allie on Wed, Dec 13, 2017 at 14:12:17 from 172.4.198.186

:( sorry. i'm glad your hands were spared this time

From Bret on Wed, Dec 13, 2017 at 14:30:56 from 216.234.133.229

Thanks. The ankle roll was more significant than I had realized. After being off of it for a couple of hours, it was extremely stiff/tender/sore when I got up to walk around. But hey - my hands are not bleeding - :)

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