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Indianapolis Monumental Marathon

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Location:

Rochester,IL,USA

Member Since:

Aug 10, 2008

Gender:

Male

Goal Type:

Other

Running Accomplishments:

Marathon PR - 3:05 (3:06 at Boston)

Completed a dozen marathons and a handful of 50 mile ultras.

Short-Term Running Goals:

Make a come back from setbacks and build aerobic base. Pacemaker implant for Symptomatic Bradycardia in 2016.  Cardiac ablation for SVT in 2019.

Long-Term Running Goals:

Lose about 50-60 lbs. and maybe complete another marathon.

Personal:

Enjoy doing stuff I wasn't built to do.  Married with children, and two fluffy dogs. 

Has not God made foolish the wisdom of the world?  1 Cor. 1:20

Oh give thanks to the Lord, for he is good; for his steadfast love endures forever! Psalm 118:29

Miles:This week: 0.00 Month: 0.00 Year: 876.74
Race: Indianapolis Monumental Marathon (26.2 Miles) 03:47:05
Easy MilesMarathon Pace MilesThreshold MilesVO2 Max MilesTotal Distance
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Got a big serving of humble pie today. I started out well but quickly faded around mile 18. I know what needs to be done, but my motivation is waning.  Regardless, another marathon finish is in the books. Yaa me!!

Weight: 0.00
Comments
From JimF on Sun, Nov 08, 2015 at 10:49:16 from 68.60.236.232

I think this applies to me as well. It is always good to finish another marathon and sometimes I think we forget how big an achievement that really is. Hope you all had a good time in Indy!

From jtshad on Mon, Nov 09, 2015 at 21:16:21 from 173.198.176.201

Good job getting this done.

From SlowJoe on Sun, Nov 15, 2015 at 08:48:39 from 107.77.66.56

Our motivations all wax and wane a bit, I think...I've had the same thoughts after a race, but congrats regardless!

From Bob on Mon, Nov 16, 2015 at 11:33:19 from 163.191.36.14

Thank you for the supportive comments.

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