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Today
Patchy rain nearby High 92FLow 74F
  • Temp: 77F
  • Hum: 89%
  • W: 4mph SE
WEDNESDAY
Partly Cloudy
High 91F
Low 75F
THURSDAY
Patchy light rain in area with thunder
High 92F
Low 75F
FRIDAY
Sunny
High 89F
Low 75F
SATURDAY
Patchy rain nearby
High 87F
Low 75F

Thursday - November 23

Bike
  • 1h 35m 33s
  • 28.72 miles
  • 18.03 Mi/hr

Evening ride. Per Garmin, I burned 1,628 calories, or one slice of pecan pie.

Run
  • 45m 33s
  • 5.50 miles
  • 08m 17s /Mi

Tempo run, middle three miles at 7:30 pace, AHR 146, 152, 156 bpm over that segment.

Wednesday - November 22

Bike
  • 1h 44m 48s
  • 28.80 miles
  • 16.49 Mi/hr

Afternoon ride just to get out the house. Warmed up enough to make it bearable, but still too breezy for my tastes. Didn't have any zip in the legs either.

Run
  • 50m
  • 5.24 miles
  • 09m 32s /Mi

Treadmill run, 2.5% incline. New pair of shoes, Glycerin 4s.

Strength
  • 20m

Tuesday - November 21

Run
  • 1h 09m 26s
  • 8.25 miles
  • 08m 25s /Mi

Not sure what to call this, pace run? Long tempo?

Based on my recent 10K PR, McMillan (http://www.mcmillanrunning.com/rununiv/mcmillanrunningcalculator.htm) suggests I am capable of a 3:38 marathon, which is ~8:20 pace. So, I decided tosee how long I could hold that pace over an eight-mile run. Most of the time I was a little slower than that, but always under 8:30. Wasn't that difficult, most of it was in the 145-147bpm range, upper Zone 3 for me. Don't think I could hold it for 26, though, at least not yet .

Monday - November 20

Swim
  • 31m 30s
  • 1500.00 yards
  • 02m 06s /100 yards

Lunchtime swim with Angel at the big pool.

Strength
  • 20m
Sport
  • Elliptical Training
  • 45m

Sunday - November 19

Run
  • 3h 20m 50s
  • 22.00 miles
  • 09m 08s /Mi

More perfect long run conditions: temps down in the 30s to start, rising only to 53° by finish. Plenty of sunshine, more wind that I'd prefer, but got it done.

Saturday - November 18

Friday - November 17

Run
  • 50m
  • 5.17 miles
  • 09m 40s /Mi

Treadmill

Strength
  • 20m

the bear's Training Log


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