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July 2014 Racing Thread (Read 50 times)

    Official time = 57:32 thanks to beautiful weather

     

    7/4 Peachtree Road Race (10K)  Goal= 57:52 or better

    “Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go.” - T.S. Eliot

      Official time = 57:32 thanks to beautiful weather (a course PR)

       Corrected official time by Atlanta Track Club = 57:16  Yeah!!!

      “Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go.” - T.S. Eliot

      bluerun


      Super B****

        7/13 -- NYCRUNS Shore Road Summer Mini-Series #2 (5K)


        Bad Ass

          All updated.

           

          Congrats on the PR, bluerun (nice RR)!  And bozydeco!

          Damaris, Marathon Maniac, Ultra Runner

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          "The most powerful weapon on earth is the human soul on fire."

          Brrr


          Uffda

            07/04 Brr - Lake Agassiz Pacers Trollwood 10k (Goal: Course PR - 47:32)

             

            I ran a 46:44, which is a course PR, which was my goal. Smile

             

            I knew I was undertrained for the race going in to it. I only had about one solid week of training, which really isn't considered training.

            - Andrew

               

               

              7/8 - Dtothe2nd - Summer Series I

              7/15 - Dtothe2nd - Summer Series II

              7/22 - Dtothe2nd - Summer Series III

              7/29 - Dtothe2nd - TSMS 5k - goal: sub-19

               

              For the first race, everyone estimates their finish time, and we do a staggered start, the goal is to have everyone finish together.

              The second race is a random relay, teams are picked at random and everyone does a 1 mile leg.

              The third race is new for this year, it's a poker run.  You get a card at the start and then a card each mile and the best hand wins a prize.

               

              Cool races!

              bluerun


              Super B****

                NYCRUNS Shore Road Summer Mini-Series #2 (5K) -- DNS b/c I've been blessed with a sorry shitty excuse for a body

                outoftheblue


                  I think I can safely count myself in for SF marathon on the 27th now.

                  PRs:  5K (26:35); 10K (54:31); HM (1:58:53); FM (4:37:59)

                  PADRunner


                    07/12 PADRunner - Race Against Misogyny & Sexism (RAMS VIII) 5K - 31:22 3rd AG

                      • 7/19 Decatur-Dekalb 4 Miler Goal < 36:16

                      “Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go.” - T.S. Eliot


                      Bad Ass

                        All updated!

                        Damaris, Marathon Maniac, Ultra Runner

                        Blog

                        "The most powerful weapon on earth is the human soul on fire."

                          One more for you ...

                           

                          7/13 B+ - 5k - goal sub-18:20 Result 18:39

                            DNS.  DW and I had to take DS2 out of town on Saturday.

                             

                            • 7/19 Decatur-Dekalb 4 Miler Goal < 36:16

                            “Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go.” - T.S. Eliot


                            Muddling through

                              7/26 Endless Summer 6-Hour Run - 24.3 miles in heat and high humidity, race report

                              2014 Goals: Run first trail ultra, first 100K, and see what I can do in a 24-Hour race


                              Pura Vida

                                Hey D, it's really not a big deal, but they did update the chip times and my time was changed to be a minute faster.  Do you mind changing mine to 1:58:39?

                                 

                                Thank you!

                                PRs: 5K: 25:35 / 10K: 53:03 / 10mi: 1:26:15 / HM: 1:55:02

                                Upcoming: Beat the Blerch 10K 9/21, Portland Marathon (debut) 10/5

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