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Pocatello 50 miler

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Location:

Bountiful,UT,USA

Member Since:

Jan 24, 2009

Gender:

Male

Goal Type:

Other

Running Accomplishments:

Winner of 1994 Teton Dam Half Marathon, 1:25:01.

Best Marathon: 3:23:40. (Deseret News 2006).

Completed Utah Grand Slam (2006).

Completed 8 Marathons in 1 year, the last four were each two weeks apart.

Marathons to date: 25.

Short-Term Running Goals:

Stay Healthy

Sub 3:15 Marathon

Train consistently

Finish in the top 10% at all races 

Long-Term Running Goals:

Sub 3 hr marathon

Complete a 100 miler

1st Overall at any race

 

 

Personal:

Hi, my name is Matt and I love to run! I especially enjoy trail running. I am married to Susie and we have six children Connor-10, Jed-8, Jaxine-7, Evan-4, Eliza-2, and Susanna-0. Look for me at your next race, I wear the same bright yellow Twinkies shirt at all my races.

Favorite Course: Mid-Mountain Marathon, Park City, Utah

Favorite Blogs:

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Race: Pocatello 50 miler (53.5 Miles) 13:16:56, Place overall: 56
Easy MilesMarathon Pace MilesThreshold MilesVO2 Max MilesTotal Distance
53.500.000.000.0053.50

I ran the Pocatello 50 miler. It was actually 53.5 miles. It's a really tough race with 3 large climbs. Starting out, I couldn't seem to get my hydration right. Finally after 35 miles, things were feeling better. At the finish line, the were serving loaded bake potatoes. They tasted great after running that distance. Super fun day.

Comments
From Cody on Wed, Jun 05, 2013 at 20:45:54 from 76.27.36.99

Congrats on the finish Matt (er twinkies). That race is a tough one! I saw you at the start but I was in the zone...

Your race report is awful. It should take you at least a minute for every hour you were out there. No way yours took more than 5 mins.

From Twinkies on Thu, Jun 06, 2013 at 08:26:00 from 72.37.244.84

Thanks Cody. You had an awesome race. Sorry about the report. I need to work on that.

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