Cleburne,TX 
Today
Partly Cloudy High 62FLow 39F
  • Temp: 54F
  • Hum: 35%
  • W: 0mph N
TUESDAY
Sunny
High 62F
Low 40F
WEDNESDAY
Sunny
High 64F
Low 40F
THURSDAY
Sunny
High 63F
Low 45F
FRIDAY
Partly Cloudy
High 69F
Low 54F
Bike
  • 18m 02s
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Stationary bike at the gym.
15 minutes easy spin, high cadence.
3 minute cool down, drop HR to 98ish.

Sport #1
  • Foam Roll
  • 10m
Sport #2
  • Stretching
  • 15m

Pain still in left knee.  Stretched real good, myofascial release, easy bike, then home to elevate and ice!

A little surprised at how sore I'm NOT!

  • Health data: Sick: 3
Run
  • 3h 58m 23s
  • 26.34 miles
  • 09m 03s /Mi

Marathon notes:

BAM!! SUB FOUR HOURS!!

Left knee really hurts, icing! Started around mile 15-17 but was able to suck it up till the end. Cramping at mile 26 with big cramp in left calf < 400 yards from finish. Details in race report after more post race maintenance.
Garmin Connect link: http://connect.garmin.com/activity/277285608

** I found this in my training plan when I got home from the race.  Note: check training plan for race day notes. **

Training notes

Race Day

Marathon

5' wu and cd. Marathon race. Break the race into 3 parts. First 10 miles are moderate effort, next 10 miles are up a notch on the effort level, and the last 10k are hard. Pace yourself, and think nutrition!! Especially when you are done.

 

  • Health data: Sleep: 4
Run
  • 1h 11m 29s
  • 6.26 miles
  • 11m 25s /Mi

One down, marathon to go!

32*F start, but no wind.  NICE!

Packet pickup!

Brrrrr!  So much for the high of 50*F today.

Run
  • 34m 27s
  • 2.90 miles
  • 11m 53s /Mi

Run Speed
Speed/Efficiency
85
10' wu. 10' cd. 8-12 x 15" pick-ups, (strides) - about as fast as 5k pace - quick NOT all out -with FULL recovery, these are meant to be very fast. Stretch when done and add in Core 1, 2 or 3.
******

That's it, DONE! Nothing to do now but wait...

Only ran 8 strides due to running the easy 10K on Sat.

OFF!

Went to safety meetings at work, came home and put the pajamas back on!!

Run
  • 42m 43s
  • 3.56 miles
  • 12m /Mi

Run Speed
Speed/Efficiency
40
10' wu. 10' cd. 8-12 x 15" pick-ups, (strides) - about as fast as 5k pace - quick NOT all out -with FULL recovery, these are meant to be very fast. Stretch when done and add in Core 1, 2 or 3.
++++++++++
Good WO.

12 Strides, each 15" on 2' intervals (laps).

Averages per stride:
Avg starting HR: 132
Avg ending HR: 159
Avg fastest pace: 6:37.58

Sport
  • Stretching
  • 08m
Day shift - FRIDAY!

HelmoAlkou's Training Log


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Time
  • Lake Benbrook Half Marathon (Run)
    1/24/2015 Lake Benbrook, Texas
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