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Penguins Tumble Into Tuesday! (Read 42 times)

    Cool. I just did my planned 6x800 intervals at hm pace. I had no idea what a 7:40 pace is so I just ran and they ended up being around 7:20 each. I was just listening to the garmin to beep. The whole run was 5.83 miles in a steady rain and it felt good!

    Nice! Were you starting to get tired on the last 800? Like maybe you couldn't, or might have trouble finishing it?

     

    I did a lot of my runs a bit faster too.

    Jack K.


    I love sponge cake.

      Hog: my legs were feeling it at the end, but my breathing was good. I had not run "fast" in a while. I did a mile cool down at 9:30 or so and that felt good. Only nine weeks and five days to go!

        Hog: my legs were feeling it at the end, but my breathing was good. I had not run "fast" in a while. I did a mile cool down at 9:30 or so and that felt good. Only nine weeks and five days to go!

         

        Good deal, you're gonna rock your half too. Don't be afraid to back off the speed a little if things start feeling wonky. Or at least that's what I did, seemed to work for me.


        Dad on the run.

          Awood - Make sure you still upload your runs to Nike plus though even though you have a Garmin now. That's what I do. You are one of the few friends I have on there that update their runs on a regular basis.

          My parents said I could be anything when I grew up, so I decided to be Awesome!

          Awood_Runner


          Smaller By The Day

            Awood - Make sure you still upload your runs to Nike plus though even though you have a Garmin now. That's what I do. You are one of the few friends I have on there that update their runs on a regular basis.

             

            Maybe I can actually track race data now.  Almost every month I'm missing runs either because I didn't want to wear it for a race, or I just had a strange Nike+ snafoo and I didn't want to keep a 168 mile run from Indiana to Montreal. You'll have to tell me how to do that once I finally get it.  I'm hoping it will be here when I get back from Iowa Friday.

            Improvements

            Weight 100 pounds lost

            5K 31:02 Sept. 2012 / 23:36 Sept. 2013 (Same Course)

            10K 48:59 April 2013

            HM 2:03:56 Nov. 2012 / 1:46:50 March 2013

            MARATHON 3:57:33 Nov. 2013

            scottydawg


            Barking Mad To Run

              What I deduced is that I'm just a hot mess lol. Hoping he can fix me!

               

              Well, I don't know about the mess part, but I agree with the hot part, all right! Big grin

              "Do what you can, with what you have, where you are." Theodore Roosevelt

              kristin10185


              I race in SparkleSkirts

                oh scotty too kind Tongue

                PRs:   5K- 28:16 (5/5/13)      10K- 1:00:13 (10/27/13)    4M- 41:43 (9/7/13)   15K- 1:34:25  (8/17/13)    10M- 1:56:30 (4/6/14)     HM- 2:20:16 (4/13/14)

                 

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