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Location:

North Ogden,UT,U.S.

Member Since:

May 23, 2010

Gender:

Male

Goal Type:

Local Elite

Running Accomplishments:

5K- 15:17, 10K- 31:05, 1/2- 1:06:47 Marathon- 2:23:29

3rd- Park City Marathon 2008

3rd and 4th Ogden Marathon 2010; 12'

5th, 3rd, and 7th- Utah Valley Marathon 2011;14'; 16'

9th, 3rd,11th, 8th, 5th, 8th St. George Marathon 2010, 11',13',14',15'16'

2nd- Deseret News Marathon 2015

1st- SandHollow Marathon- 2016 (CR***)

 

Short-Term Running Goals:

2017 POTENTIAL  RACE SCHEDULE

Phoenix Half Marathon- February 25th- 1:09:40; 6th place overall

Striders WRC 10 MILE- March 18th- 59:51; 2nd place overall

 Ogden  Marathon- May 20th

Bryce Canyon Half Marathon- July 8th

St. George Marathon- October 7th

Long-Term Running Goals:

Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experiences of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, vision cleared, ambition inspired and success achieved.

                                                                          -Helen Keller

              

 

Personal:

Married to Nikki we have 4 children. Jaerdan, Korver, Grady and Lyla McKell

Graduated from Weber State with a Bachelor's of Science Degree in Athletic Therapy.

 

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Miles:This week: 77.26 Month: 354.87 Year: 1505.63
GoMeb Speed2 Team Issue Lifetime Miles: 147.40
GoMeb Speed 3 Boston Lifetime Miles: 227.24
GoMeb Speed 3 Boston 2 Lifetime Miles: 146.64
GOMeb RIO Lifetime Miles: 38.45
GoSpeed 2 USA Lifetime Miles: 138.12
HC Lifetime Miles: 330.99
NWH Lifetime Miles: 43.64
GORUN Reds Lifetime Miles: 215.86
UA Orange Lifetime Miles: 45.11
GoMeb Razor Lifetime Miles: 183.80
AEs Lifetime Miles: 10.30
GoRun Ultra Road Orange Lifetime Miles: 75.65
GOMeb Speed 3 Black Lifetime Miles: 45.84
GoMeb Razor Green Lifetime Miles: 21.10
Race: WRC 10 Mile (10.07 Miles) 00:59:50, Place overall: 2, Place in age division: 2
Easy MilesMarathon Pace MilesThreshold MilesVO2 Max MilesTotal Distance
16.500.000.000.0016.50

4.40 mile warm with strides

10 mile tempo run on the WRC 10 mile course. 

Had a workout that consisted of 5 at Marathon pace; 3 at half and 1 mile fast finish.

I hit the first 4 miles at pace then took the hills somewhat conservative but when the hills were done my legs never seemed to come back. Been having issues with my hip and groin and I have been losing a lot of extension when I am doing tempos. Anyway I became relaxed with the pace and settled. A little after 9 miles I decided to take a peak to see who was behind me. I realized that my gap wasn't as big as I thought so I snapped out of the easy pace and pushed the last half mile or so. 

Good solid workout. Slowest I've ran the course but it happens. Most importantly I need to find out what's going on with my hip and groin. 

 

2 mile cooldown. 

GoMeb Razor Miles: 16.50
Weight: 0.00
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