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USATF Club Cross Country Champs

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Location:

Arlington,VA,

Member Since:

May 31, 2012

Gender:

Male

Goal Type:

Local Elite

Running Accomplishments:

High School PRs (2003)

1600  4:32

3200  9:52

5K XC  16:34

Post High School Road PRs

Mile    4:30 (2016)

5K     15:24 (2017)

8K      26:30 (2012)

10K    32:06 (2015)

10M    53:21 (2016)

Half     1:09:45 (2015)

Mar.    2:29:41 (2015)

Short-Term Running Goals:

Stay injury free, consistently train, and enjoy running

PR in the 5K,10K,10M this spring.

 

 

 

 

 

Long-Term Running Goals:

2017 Race Schedule

12/31         Fairfax 4 Miler

1/21      UMD Indoor 5000

1/27      GMU Indoor 5000

2/5              First Down 5K

3/5                 St. Pat's 10K

3/18    UMD Outdoor 5000

4/2        Cherry Blossom 10 

4/8                   GMU 5,000

4/23            Pike's Peek 10K

5/20   AirBnB Brooklyn Half

 

Personal:

Live near DC in Arlington, VA. Hoping to train tough and see what I've got before time and other responsibilities catch up to me.

 

 

Favorite Blogs:

Miles:This week: 0.00 Month: 227.50 Year: 600.00
Saucony Ride 8 Lifetime Miles: 189.00
NB RC1600 Flats Lifetime Miles: 50.20
NB Vazee Pace Lifetime Miles: 138.50
Adidas Glide Boost 8.2 Lifetime Miles: 282.00
Saucony Triumph ISO2 Lifetime Miles: 150.50
Race: USATF Club Cross Country Champs (6.214 Miles) 00:33:08, Place overall: 169, Place in age division: 16
Total Distance
11.00

Results

Went down to Tallahassee to run in the USATF Club Cross Country Championships. This race brings in professionals as well as the best club runners in the country.  Normally this would be a race in which to dedicate a whole season and to peak for as most teams did. However, our team just came off a marathon and post-marathon gluttony and decided to do it.  Sadly we were not able to convince all of our fastest guys to go and some of them flaked on us. Looking at my time I realize I probably should have not planned on racing such a tough course a month out but it's a great all around weekend with my teammates.

Not much to say other than I was with so many dudes the whole way, even going through 5K in 16:05 then slowing down due to lack of fitness. It's amazing how gifted some of these athletes are and it really puts into perspective how difficult running can be above the local 5K champ level

 

Saucony Triumph ISO.3 Miles: 5.00
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