Reflections on the Grind

thoughts on training and life of an introvert

My 2010

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Here it is, the last day of the year. About to go run.

Thoughts on this year:

  • Lost my dog, Pygmy, in February. He had been in my life for 18 years. Sad time. Also lost a few relatives. Deaths can come so suddenly.
  • Got married in April. Happy time.
  • Delighted to keep the 2009 momentum going. Proud to survive running through very warm months (Mar-June). Seems like Bangkok is getting hotter every year.
  • Got a cold twice. Not too bad.
  • Quit coffee in October.
  • New shoes: Bought New Balance MT100 in July and lost them somehow in December. Logged under 200 miles on them. Got to get me a new pair. Also got Nike Vapor Quick 2 and Adidad Adizero Boston. Satisfied with all of them.
  • Retired two pairs of shoes: Asics Nimbus 8 and New Balance MR800MF. Both went over 1,000 miles.
  • Just two 10K races. Don Bosco in February and EGAT in September. Achieved a new personal record on the first one.
  • Longest run this year: 20 miles. Just once.
  • Highest mileage: December. Lowest: May.
  • Goals for 2011: Personal bests in marathon and half marathon. More long runs. Joined more races. Have more fun with running and other aspects of life!

Written by Rop

December 31, 2010 at 6:44 am

Posted in health, running, thoughts

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  1. Happy new year, Rop and congratulations on a great running year (2010). Wishing you all the best in 2011


    January 1, 2011 at 6:12 am

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