My 40yr Old Liver

January 22, 2020

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Location:

Draper,UT,United States

Member Since:

May 30, 2013

Gender:

Male

Goal Type:

5 K Finish

Running Accomplishments:

2018 PR's

Indoor 1600m: 5:59

5k: 22:05

Overall PR's

400m: 56s

800m: 2:14

1600m: 4:58

3200m: 10:39

3mile: 17:16

5k: 17:09

*10k: 41:20

*Just over 10k, in Dimple Dell Gully

 

Long-Term Running Goals:

Train Daily. 

Be happy. 

Enjoy the journey.

 

Personal:

My Mom donated half of her Liver to me when I was 6 months old. I have now taken care of it for 21 years. I hope to do so for years to come.

I served my church mission in Fort Worth, Texas speaking Spanish 15'-17'. I am a Healthcare Administration Major at BYU-Idaho.

Alta High School XC & Track 2015 Alumni.

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Miles:This week: 0.00 Month: 0.00 Year: 0.00
Brooks Ghost Rider (Blue) Lifetime Miles: 163.33
Total Distance
10.68

We had 13 guys come out today! It's funny how most summers our numbers go down throughout the season, but ours are going up. As of tomorrow we are 3weeks from our first meet, the Highland Invitational.

I did about a mile warmup in the Gold Miners Daughter lodge parking lot. So we headed up to the campground. My goals for the day were to stay with Kramer and Jake to the top. I was so close, I stayed within 150m of them. I was able to make it to the top for the first time without stopping. Me and Alek pushed each other more than ever today. When one of us would drop a bit the other would make them keep going. It was great peer pressure. So me and Alek made it to the campground and we did 6 tough laps. He wanted to only do 4, but I got him to go for 6. When we got down to the parking lot we hit 9.5 so I did an extra .25 and 4 striders.

Jacob Allred on the way down threw up out the window. He was very sick. Hope you feel better Jacob.

Saucony Ride 6 (Green) Miles: 10.68
Night Sleep Time: 7.00Nap Time: 2.00Total Sleep Time: 9.00Weight: 0.00Calories: 0.00
Comments
From Jake K on Wed, Jul 31, 2013 at 13:29:06 from 67.177.11.154

Great job pushing it out to 6 laps. That's what you guys need to do, keep raising the bar for each other. These runs are really going to pay off.

From Rob Murphy on Wed, Jul 31, 2013 at 15:02:19 from 24.10.249.165

I don't really feel like I'm doing my job unless one person throws up after a hard workout. :-)

You're looking good Ashton. Three weeks... time flies!

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