My 40yr Old Liver

Sandy Classic 5k

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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
Race: Sandy Classic 5k (3.12 Miles) 00:19:43, Place overall: 21, Place in age division: 12
Total Distance
6.50

My goal sub 20. 

Very Humid because of a surprising rain.

I started out a bit too fast some early hills hurt more than they should have. I kept telling my self for the first 2miles I can't run faster I can't. Then something inside me said "What the heck your running with kids wearing basketball shorts you can beat them." for the next half mile I aimed at passing Jacob and right before I passed him I thought "Maybe I can ride him the whole way and pass him at the end." But instead I decided to go for Davis, Brayden, and Conner. I almost had them until Brayden and Conner set an early kick and left Davis and me behind. 

 I ran 19:43.1 and I was only Chicked 2 times.

Night Sleep Time: 6.00Nap Time: 3.00Total Sleep Time: 9.00Weight: 0.00Calories: 0.00
Comments
From Rob Murphy on Sat, Jul 06, 2013 at 12:52:12 from 24.10.249.165

That's a great race Ashton. You're making great progress.

From Ashton Arndt on Sat, Jul 06, 2013 at 13:19:45 from 65.130.151.240

Thank you. My goal for Draper Days is sub 19:00. Does that sound like a reasonable goal or should I go for a 19:30?

From Rob Murphy on Sat, Jul 06, 2013 at 13:24:10 from 24.10.249.165

I'd go with 19.

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