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Location:

MURRAY,UT,US

Member Since:

Jan 01, 2006

Gender:

Male

Goal Type:

Other

Running Accomplishments:

Stay in the game, keep in the moment - have conquered a few of the holy grails of running - sub 3hr marathon, ran Boston and qualified for Boston at Boston, 10K PR under 6 min miles, won a couple of 5Ks in my early days of running, running for 30 years and ran 39 marathons.  The transistion to the back of the pack has not been easy, but, acceptance, stay in the game, root for others, enjoy the rest of the journey.  Another off the bucket list second =  Provo Half IM -  have done 6 open water Tris and 6 pool Tris.  Gave the STG IM a good Tri, hope to take another shot at the IM.

Short-Term Running Goals:

 2013 Race Plan - STG Half IronMan, Lake Mead Rage Olympic distance, STG spring relay tri, STG half marathon, STG marathon, Cozumel IM, Utah Summer Games Triathlon at Gunlock, Murray 5k with family and Utah Half Distance Triathlon, 187 mile red rock relay,  STG marathon,

*note of clarification - cross training miles from biking and swimming calculated as follows: (as someone may wonder) 20 mile an hour bike = 5 cross training miles (those not familar with a 20 mph pace, good bike effort for long distance,  swimming, convert 1 hour swimming to 5 cross training miles.  For those that do not swim much, great cardio workout.

Long-Term Running Goals:

Enjoy the Swim, Bike Run thru Life - Hope to Run a Few Races Support Sylvie - Be a good coach   - Support Jenna, Jeremy, Taylor and Bonnie - my kids are now into running, who would of thunk it.  long term goals, recover from the ankle sprain, accept was it, have fun racing, mountain biking, faster swimming.

 

B of BS Rools Recent Reading List - In order of recommended reads.

Once a Runner (John L. Parker, Jr.)  Best fictional running book ever, a must read

Again to Carthage (John L. Parker, Jr.)  The Sequel to Once a Runner, not often a sequel compares, this one does 

What I Talk About When I Talk About Running ( Haruki Murakami)  things we have may all thought, but may never blog

Roughing It - Mark Twain 

 

Personal:

BSRools, the B stands for Brent and the S for Sylvie.  The Rools come from my personal running rools over the years: Never complain once the run starts, allways pick up the pace into the wind and always pick up the pace on a hill. If someone whines, pick up the pace.  Once a goal is set, no whining, regardless of setbacks.  We were running when running was not Kool.   Kool comes from a race story, ran my first race, 5K wearing a "beanie that had "Kool Aid Kid"

Favorite Blogs:

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Early morning run out Snow Canyon Blvd and back, before we head back to Murray.  Nice morning, no energy, stopped a couple of times, felt better running off in the red dirt.  Fell aspleep at 5 p.m last night, missed calling Mike.   No more runnig at midnite for me.

Stay Kool, B of BS Rools out

 

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Transistion - Bricker workout - 12 minutes bike, treadmill (9:13 pace at 3% grade) 1.25 miles, repeat 8 times.  Total 32.84 bike at 21.2 avg pace and 8.75 miles running.  It was nice to have a good workout, felt good. 

Stay Kool, B of BS Rools out

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one hour spinning,  21.14 mph,  good effort, legs a little tired from yesterday, hopefully, weights and more spinning tonight. 

Spin 8 miles after work, some free weights.

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With sylvie, West Canyon, up 4 and down 4, good hard run.  St.George is getting hot.  Fun weekend, my oldest daughter and hubby and son came down for the weekend, watch Tristan take is first steps, more than two, 10 steps, he spend most of the weekend wanting hang with grandpa, known as pa pa.   My working out was not the best, giving family in town.

Stay Kool, B of BS Rools out

 

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0.000.000.000.006.256.25

Ride up snow canyon, top, good hard effort, over to I-91, circle Santa Clara and back up to Snow Canyon Prkway and home, fun ride.

STay kool, B of BS rools out

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Very early morning ride, repeat of yesterday, except added Keyenta to the loop, 33 miles.

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