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Member Since:

Feb 18, 2015

Gender:

Male

Goal Type:

Local Elite

Running Accomplishments:

Marathon: 4:13:10 (Utah Valley Marathon, June of 2013)

Half-Marathon: 1:26 (St George half, January of 2015)

5k: 16:10 (region junior year)

3200: 10:07 (split from region xc junior year lol)

uphill 1.5: 8:18 (summer 2016)

1600: 4:22.44 (region track junior year)

800: 1:58.6 (Orem tiger trials junior year)

400: 53.31 (Lehi/lp dual junior year)

Short-Term Running Goals:

Half-Marathon: sub-1:20

5k: sub-15:20

3200: sub-9:20

1600: sub-4:10

800: sub-1:55

 

Long-Term Running Goals:

I want to be successful at a college level and be able to make running a part of the rest of my life.

Sub-1:10 half marathon

Sub-14 5k

Sub-8 3k

sub-4 mile

Sub-1:50 800m

Personal:

-Skyridge Alumni, class of 2017

-Freshman at Idaho State University, competing on respective XC and Track teams.

-Planning on serving an LDS mission beginning in the summer of 2018.

 

Favorite Blogs:

Miles:This week: 0.00 Month: 116.08 Year: 1902.84
Bare Feet Lifetime Miles: 84.04
Brooks Mach 14 Lifetime Miles: 97.98
New Balance Rc1500 V3 Lifetime Miles: 11.35
Hoka Clifton 2 Lifetime Miles: 297.31
Hoka Rocket MD Lifetime Miles: 11.74
New Balance Zante V2 Lifetime Miles: 248.93
Altra Escalante Lifetime Miles: 123.80
Brooks Pureflow 6 Lifetime Miles: 23.00
Nike Victory 3 Lifetime Miles: 6.00
Nike Lunarepic Lifetime Miles: 312.97
Skechers Go Meb Speed 3 Lifetime Miles: 27.56
Nike Pegasus 34 Lifetime Miles: 261.85
Adidas Supernova Lifetime Miles: 294.72
Adidas Supernova #2 Lifetime Miles: 63.22
Race: Simplot Gamrs (0.994 Miles) 00:04:41, Place overall: 48
Easy MilesMarathon Pace MilesThreshold MilesVO2 Max MilesTrainer 1 MilesTrainer 2 MilesRacer MilesTotal Distance
6.000.000.000.000.000.000.006.00

So this was an interesting one. I warmed up with Chuck (mighty windy outside, almost lost my new hat 😬) then got started. I was in the first heat with Talon Hull, Hayden Penrod, and Joe Benson so it was definitely gonna be a good time. The first 800 went pretty well (came through at about 2:16), I was sitting in about 4th... Then things got interesting. I've been sick since Tuesday (been trying to keep it under control) and it definitely flared up. Legs felt like lead and lungs/throat were on fire. Kinda frustrating because I know I'm capable of getting to finals and I gave what I had today, I just didn't have enough to give. Hr never went below 85 today. Body not up to par.

On the bright side, Chuck (4:36), Michael (9:36), Guppy (5:20), and Gan (5:27) made it to finals so congrats to them!

Brooks Mach 14 Miles: 1.00Saucony Kinvara 7 Miles: 6.00
Night Sleep Time: 0.00Nap Time: 0.00Total Sleep Time: 0.00Weight: 0.00
Comments
From gan on Fri, Feb 17, 2017 at 02:00:14 from 73.98.143.76

thanks collin and you have so many good things to come, i know it

From SpamJam on Sun, Feb 19, 2017 at 20:07:01 from 69.169.135.102

Collin you're amazing!

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