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March 2018

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Location:

Lehi,UT,USA

Member Since:

Dec 26, 2014

Gender:

Male

Goal Type:

Other

Running Accomplishments:

High School:

800- 2:08

1600- 4:41

3200- 10:09

3 Mile- 16:17

5000- 16:58 

10k- 37:14 (half marathon split)

Half Marathon-1:25:20

Post Mission:

Half Marathon- 1:25:52 (AF Half)

Bench press- 255 lbs (lol)

Short-Term Running Goals:

2018 St. George Marathon

Marathon sub-3:00

Half Marathon sub 1:20

Make enough money to stay alive and try my best not to fail all of my classes.

Long-Term Running Goals:

Come to races as a competitor, stay strong and healthy, be as consistent as possible, keep improving.

Marathon sub-2:30

Half Marathon sub-1:07

Bench press- 350

Marry a smokin hot babe in the Copenhagen Denmark temple, have 8 kids, make an absurd amount of money, Become polynesian, make the cover of Men's Health magazine, win Mr. Olympia, break 200 mph in my Lamborghini, get featured on Jimmy Fallon, beat all of Ed Whitlock's age group world records, die in some spectacular manner, have Chadwick Boseman conduct my funeral in a Wakandan accent.

 

Personal:

Matt Todd, @sirmatthewtodd on instagram or twitter.

I currently attend BYU majoring in pre-management. I have a girlfriend serving a mission in Columbia, SC. I am a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints (by choice), and I served in Calgary, Canada from June 2015 to June 2017.

I happen to be a gifted freestyle rapper, french toast eater, and armwrestler.

 

 

Favorite Blogs:

Miles:This week: 0.00 Month: 0.00 Year: 186.42
Adidas Energy Boost 2 Lifetime Miles: 661.37
New Balance LD5000 Lifetime Miles: 20.05
Adidas Energy Boost 2 ESM Lifetime Miles: 374.53
Nike Pegasus 32 Lifetime Miles: 500.00
Total Distance
50.30
Total Distance
3.00

easy 3 miler, kinda bummed that I missed yesterday but I was studying for Finance literally all day long. ugggghhh. A little groggy this morning but we got it done.

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Total Distance
6.05

This was the longest run I've done in about 8 months so that felt great. It was cool to just get outside of the usual bubble that I've ran in so far and see some new things. You can't see a lot only going three miles a day haha. 

Kept it nice and easy, never pushed the pace. I feel like I ran far, but it was a good feeling. My splits were 8:12, 7:59, 7:43, 8:00, 7:54, and 7:44.

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Total Distance
4.00

Easy 4 with Jaxon this morning.

Shout out to Roger Bannister for being a fantastic example of what it means to push the limits of the human spirit. Sad to hear of his passing, but thankful for the legacy that he left behind.

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Total Distance
4.00

Ran past the city centre temple.

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Total Distance
4.00

Kept a pretty steady pace for this one, I was doing Finance all afternoon so I just got one in around 6. Shout out to the Jazz for their win tonight and to BYU for a valiant effort in the WCC tournament. 

Splits were 7:51, 7:43, 7:37, and 7:25

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Total Distance
4.00

4 miles in the morning with Jaxon. I think that I am quickly getting in much better shape than he is. Initially we were about the same because it had been so long since I'd run, but he's never ran before so I think I'm getting back in the game a little quicker. I wanted to go a lot faster today but he was pretty winded.

To be fair, I'm just super impressed that he's stuck with it so we'll. He's killing it. Honestly I probably need someone who forces me to take it easy right now so I don't hurt myself haha.

Avg pace was 8:14

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Total Distance
4.00

Ran up to the y parking lot in the afternoon. Felt super nice outside, I even popped the shirt off for a bit. Turns out we got like a 650 ft elevation gain over the course of about a mile and a half. That was pretty gnarly. Pace was about 8:40, which was really not too bad all thins considered.

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Total Distance
5.00

Accidentally ran on a race course this morning and everyone thought we were that last runners in... awk. Still good though, I wanted to keep going there at the end, it was like I had finally warmed up on the last mile. 

Splits were 8:10, 8:10, 8:05, 7:43, and 7:05

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Total Distance
4.00

Went running last night by myself, even got to pop the ole shirt off for a while so #blessed. It's warm and I'm so pumped.

My legs felt really strong today after the weekend. I took a nice slow warm up but I just had to go fast after that. I felt great! I think I'm definitely improving and will hopefully be back in decent shape soon.

Splits were 8:14, 7:09, 6:43, 5:55.

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Total Distance
4.00

Nice and slow today with Jaxon. 6 am came too early.

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Total Distance
4.25

1.5 mile warm up

5x400 meter uphill sprints @5:55 pace (continuous loop with downhill recovery)

1.5 mile cool down

Good run! I felt like I really pushed myself, I want to start having some hills at least once a week so that I can put on some good leg strength and get faster. They'll probably get more strenuous eventually. I probably ate too many krispy kremes today haha but other than that things went well.

 

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Total Distance
4.00

Easy 4 miles in the mist. Averaged 7:55/mile.

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Total Distance
50.30
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