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September 21, 2018

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Location:

Portland,OR,

Member Since:

Nov 02, 2005

Gender:

Male

Goal Type:

Other

Running Accomplishments:

5K: 15:41-Portland Track Festival 2010

10K: 31:34-Linfield College (Track) 2012

10 Mile: 51:57-Pear Blossom 2009

1/2 Marathon: 1:10:42-Foot Traffic Flat 2010

Marathon: 2:29:35-Newport 2013

Short-Term Running Goals:

Next Race:

St George marathon - Oct

Run the Rock 50 - Nov

Long-Term Running Goals:

Sub 1:10 Half Marathon

Sub 2:30 Marathon

Miles:This week: 34.50 Month: 177.20 Year: 1726.20
Kivara Trail Lifetime Miles: 141.10
Lunar (red) Lifetime Miles: 379.40
Kinvara (white) Lifetime Miles: 505.90
Sketchers Lifetime Miles: 416.20
2018 Lifetime Miles: 691.60
Altra Escalante Lifetime Miles: 37.70
Altra Lone Peak 3.5 Lifetime Miles: 32.50
Total Distance
10.00

Bend, OR. Probably my favorite running city in the world. 

Sketchers Miles: 10.002018 Miles: 1.30
Comments
From Jon on Sat, Aug 18, 2018 at 07:54:01 from 96.33.86.208

Why is that? It has a good reputation, but why?

From Little Bad Legs on Sat, Aug 18, 2018 at 09:20:40 from 63.146.204.194

Probably a combination of a number of things. Fantastic trails just minutes from downtown.

As a road runner, the city streets are very ‘rolly’ that are fun to run.

There are bike lanes on virtually every street which I use early in the morning.

The residents are hyper aware of bikes/runners/walkers and are extremely considerate.

Outside of downtown city streets, there are limited street lights so you can run with the stars.

I just always seem to feel good here (elevation? dry air?).

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