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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: 56.00 Month: 202.00 Year: 950.00
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: 284.00
Easy MilesMarathon Pace MilesThreshold MilesVO2 Max MilesTotal Distance
8.000.000.000.008.00

i watch this every now and then when i'm looking for motivation. 

2004 was the first time i ever watched an olympic marathon. it was right before my senior year of high school, before i had even found the sport of xc. but there was something inside of me that started churning when i watched deena finish this race. i was completely consumed by it. i ran my first marathon the next summer -- des news 2005.

i'm in a nostalgic mood, apparently.

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Comments
From JD on Tue, Dec 30, 2014 at 18:28:51 from 65.130.106.253

you've accomplished a lot in those ten short years!

From Toby on Tue, Dec 30, 2014 at 19:42:44 from 74.81.235.87

I have my go-to videos as well. There is something about an underdog and a comeback!

Just so you know, your races give lots of motivation :)

Here is one of my favorite-2007 Chicago

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=Ulua1gT_WMc

From Jenruns on Tue, Dec 30, 2014 at 20:01:21 from 73.20.25.97

Love that video! I needed that motivation. Thanks!

From Yasir on Wed, Dec 31, 2014 at 10:58:41 from 99.20.240.157

Happy new year

From Tom K on Wed, Dec 31, 2014 at 11:20:57 from 174.58.54.215

Skechers ad before the video! Hmmm. The video was pretty powerful. Happy New Year!

p.s. Your picture made my son laugh.

From james (runmehappy) on Wed, Dec 31, 2014 at 14:24:53 from 50.203.76.218

best 11 minutes i spent at work all day

From steve ash on Wed, Dec 31, 2014 at 15:30:48 from 174.23.162.40

It's ok to be nostalgic Allie. It's what motivates us.. I think we all may have that person, place or event that inspires us. Mine happened to be Youtube videos of Boston Billy run his first Boston marathon victory some years ago. Hold onto it:)

From Jake K on Wed, Dec 31, 2014 at 16:03:10 from 98.202.128.218

I remember watching that race live. Paula in tears on the side of the road. Deena was awesome that day.

That was a tough marathon course... point to point net UPhill:

http://www.coolrunning.com/engine/moxiepix/b2_3308.jpg

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