Goal: Sub 3 Hour Marathon

August 17, 2018

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Location:

Brookings,SD,

Member Since:

Sep 10, 2012

Gender:

Male

Goal Type:

Boston Qualifier

Running Accomplishments:

5K  -  19:57 - 10/5/13 - 18 mph not tail-wind, Hobo Day 5k

10K  -  41:27 -  10/26/13, Trick or Treat Trail Run 10k

Half Marathon  - 1:32:51  -  7/27/13, Aberdeen, SD

Marathon -  3:17:58 -  10/5/14, Medtronic Twin Cities Marathon , Minneapolis, MN

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Short-Term Running Goals:

5k  : 18:XX

10k : 42:00
10k : 40:00

Half Marathon: 1:30:00

Marathon: < 3:05:00 (BQ)

Marathon:  < 3:00:00

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2017 Race Schedule

 

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Long-Term Running Goals:

Remain physically active / fit.

Remain active in competition to maintain my children's interest in a fit and healthy life.

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Personal:

I married Natasha in 2005 and have three awesome kids, Brayden - 10, Hannah - 8, And Kinley

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Favorite Blogs:

Miles:This week: 0.00 Month: 0.00 Year: 199.91
Kinvara 8 Blue Lifetime Miles: 269.25
Kinvara 9 White Lifetime Miles: 71.90
Easy MilesMarathon Pace MilesThreshold MilesVO2 Max MilesTotal Distance
0.007.200.000.007.20

7:32 AP.  All of my miles were right around 7:35, but I had a couple faster ones in there.

Didn't run all week.. Going to have to get better at that.

Time to buy another pair of shoes and start tracking miles on them again.

I forgot to post the other day.. Brayden (11) ran his second 5k the other day.  His first one was a couple years ago, and he ran ~37 minutes.  Before the Brookings Marathon the other day, he ran his second 5k in 29:18!! I called him a half hour before the race and asked him if he felt like trying it.  He said, "sure",  Luckily he wore gym shorts and running shoes to school that day.  I was really pumped for him.  He ran the whole thing by himself.  I think my favorite part though was how crappy he felt when he was done.  You, know... the bent over at the waste like you feel like you're going to puke.   :)   He must've pushed himself.  

Weight: 0.00
Comments
From Jason D on Sun, May 20, 2018 at 21:08:26 from 73.144.91.168

Nice work for the young fella! Nice to see you posting, Matt.

From Matt Schreiber on Sun, May 20, 2018 at 21:42:25 from 66.17.102.196

I just hope he likes it. It was totally his idea. Itís hard to mot pressure your kids into running. :)

Good to be back posting. Ive beenbusing strava because itís so convenient. It has its benefits, but i dont think itís working as a substitute for the blog.

From Tom K on Thu, May 24, 2018 at 06:46:38 from 47.206.60.114

How did it go with soccer for him the next day?

From Matt Schreiber on Thu, May 24, 2018 at 18:46:38 from 66.17.102.196

It went great! His legs were actually a little sore though. :)

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