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Jog Days of Summer 5k

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Location:

Seattle,WA,

Member Since:

Jul 25, 2005

Gender:

Female

Goal Type:

Marathon Finish

Short-Term Running Goals:

  • 5/20 - beat the bridge 8k
  • 5/26 - magnuson series memorial day 5k
  • 6/16 - magnuson series seattle solstice 5k 
  • SUMMER - CNW all comers T&F series 
  • 7/4 - magnuson series summer spirit run 5k
  • 8/18 - magnuson series summer fitness day 10k
  • 9/30 - bellingham bay half marathon 
  • 10/13 - escalante canyons marathon
  • 11/25 - seattle half marathon 

Long-Term Running Goals:

qualify for the 2020 olympic marathon trials in ATL (sub-2:45

Miles:This week: 0.00 Month: 157.00 Year: 1339.00
TypeA8 Test Lifetime Miles: 170.00
Kinvara Test Lifetime Miles: 292.00
K9 Test Purpleberry Lifetime Miles: 287.00
Haunted Phoenix Lifetime Miles: 269.00
K9 Test Arctic Blueberry Lifetime Miles: 250.70
K9 Test Pinkerton Lifetime Miles: 244.00
Freedom Cut Me Loose Lifetime Miles: 252.00
Bubonic Plague Lifetime Miles: 365.00
Race: Jog Days of Summer 5k (3.107 Miles) 00:19:03, Place overall: 2
Easy MilesMarathon Pace MilesThreshold MilesVO2 Max MilesTotal Distance
10.000.000.000.0010.00

splits: 5:43, 6:37!, 6:42 (for 1.1)

not the splits i predicted yesterday, but this race was much hillier than i expected. on paper, the course looked like it would be challenging and rolly, but nothing too crazy. i expected and was prepared for the ~0.6 mile uphill stretch in the middle, but i was not prepared for the sustained uphill over the last half mile of the race + a cruel finishing stretch. 

that said, i feel like this was a good effort, and probably my strongest race so far in atlanta. the hills slowed me down, but i didn't completely lose power and splat to the ground as has been my style over the past year. i recovered quickly on the downhill sections and felt relatively strong throughout the race. today let me know i'm probably not in sub-18 shape yet, but i think i'm getting closer. my next opportunity to gauge will be atlanta's finest 5k in two weeks.

start line photo:

 

Night Sleep Time: 0.00Nap Time: 0.00Total Sleep Time: 0.00Weight: 0.00
Comments
From Jake K on Sat, Aug 08, 2015 at 13:53:22 from 98.202.128.218

JAJA holding down 4 consecutive spots on the race reports list right now. When was the last time that happened? Ever? I hope no one run 18:40 today and ruins it.

From Tom Slick on Sat, Aug 08, 2015 at 14:12:00 from 50.8.100.37

Well done Ms.Allie. Second overall, what was your standing in your Age Division?

From allie on Sat, Aug 08, 2015 at 14:42:36 from 24.99.46.55

i found JAA in the FITTEST STATE FESTIVAL reports, but i think this is the first JAJA ever. screenshot --> paint --> windows live photo gallery --> google+

From emruns on Tue, Aug 18, 2015 at 09:04:27 from 67.2.95.110

That is a great picture of you, Allie! Such great running form!

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