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October 18, 2018

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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: 6.00 Month: 75.50 Year: 1860.50
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
Orange Splats Lifetime Miles: 219.00
Easy MilesMarathon Pace MilesThreshold MilesVO2 Max MilesTotal Distance
10.000.000.000.0010.00

am - 5 with james along the columbia river in The Dalles, OR

pm - 5 with james around mercer island

we made it to seattle around 3pm -- roughly 3000 miles of driving complete. it's a relief to have made it, as i was certain there would be at least one car explosion or smoore health & safety challenge. but everything survived, and it appears all the boxes we shipped made it safely as well. 

GA, TN, KY, IL, MO, IA, NE, WY, UT, ID, OR, WA

i'm excited for something new here, although my true emotion at the moment is a bit panicky since we don't yet have a place to live and i haven't found a job. hopefully at least the housing situation will be figured out this weekend. i have zillow/craigslist scrolling blisters. 

it's been a fun week traveling across the country with james, seeing new sites/states, and visiting with family and friends. it's a weird zone to be in when your whole life is boxed up and life is just kind of dormant until the next phase gets going. james is excited about his new job, and hopefully i will find something interesting as well. in the meantime i'm just so happy to be back in the west and closer to the most important people in my life. 

Night Sleep Time: 0.00Nap Time: 0.00Total Sleep Time: 0.00Weight: 0.00
Comments
From Jason D on Sat, Mar 24, 2018 at 12:15:29 from 73.144.91.168

This is all around great news, and apparently the third comment I have made in the last ~3 minutes.

Megan asks me what I did all day. My response "zillowing my face off." It always so intriguing and yet so anxiety producing.

From Tom Slick on Sat, Mar 24, 2018 at 18:12:45 from 173.117.197.95

Did you take time to do a training run in each state as you traveled into the great northwest?

From allie on Sat, Mar 24, 2018 at 19:28:49 from 73.140.18.92

jason - i've spent an embarrassing amount of time on zillow over the past 1-2 months. there were even some middle-of-the-night zillow sessions when i would wake up in a panic about finding a place to live. i saw a comment you made a few days back about how you are most interested in the kitchen -- that's me as well. kitchen first, bathroom second, then i start to care about the arguably more important things like square footage and price.

slick - some of those states we didn't even stop or get out of the car. but we did run in TN, WY, UT, OR...the only new state for both of us being TN. best runs were in UT. :)

From Tom Slick on Sun, Mar 25, 2018 at 00:12:59 from 66.87.126.84

Good on you Ms Allie, itís always good to say youíve run in so many states....

From jtshad on Tue, Mar 27, 2018 at 07:10:39 from 141.221.191.225

Glad you made it safely there. Good luck in the house hunting and job search. Congrats on the new adventure!

From allie on Tue, Mar 27, 2018 at 12:53:21 from 73.97.187.130

thanks, jeff. :)

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