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Run The World Gobal Challenge celebrates running around the world.  RTW Global Challenge 8 is a 10 week program that started January 1 2020 and will finish 10-weeks later on Tuesday March 10 at 11:59 PM California time.  The idea is to run or walk and then log those miles on your My Best Runs account. There is no entry fee.  You just need a MBR account and that’s Free too.  Once you sign up you log your miles on your account.  

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Bob Anderson (72) US, 56 miles

1.20 miles in Thika, Kenya (KE) (runner profile)

Did an easy run before going over to our Ujena Fit Club running club. We had 70 runners in our time trial. First three runners ran sub 5 minutes on a very tough course. (Sun 19)
Time: 16:45 Pace: 13:58 / Total Miles 2,592.00 since 7/4/18
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Like to join your ujena fit club Sir Anderson I am in Iten Kenya 1/20 2:56 am
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Bob Anderson (72) US, 59 miles

3.02 miles in Thika, Kenya (KE) (runner profile)

Ran three miles with Willie before heading over to our UjENA Fit Club running camp and My Best Runs Kenya office. (Mon 20)
Time: 31:52 Pace: 10:34 / Total Miles 2,595.02 since 7/4/18
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Nice photo Coach 1/20 2:55 am
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Brent Weigner (70) US, 46 miles

0.63 miles in Cheyenne (runner profile)

I work out 3 times a day with easy walking on the treadmill. (Mon 13)
Time: 21:00 Pace: 33:20 / Total Miles 2,979.24 since 7/4/18
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You are looking good! And you are already getting in some workouts. Even a brain tumor does not get in your way. 1/13 10:28 pm
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Michael Anderson (43) US, 82 miles

7.25 miles in Bend (runner profile)

40 mph winds with snow showers, took all heart to get out the door (Sun 12) / Total Miles 2,632.30 since 7/4/18
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Sounds like today was a tough. BUT you got out the door and got in 7.25! 1/12 7:00 pm
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Brent Weigner (70) US, 45 miles

1.00 miles in Cheyenne (runner profile)

I was touched by the hand of God. Had a brain tumor removed. The photo was really hard to look at. (Sat 11)
Time: 29:00 Pace: 29:00 / Total Miles 2,978.36 since 7/4/18
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Wow, your wife Sue has kept me update. Here’s to a speedy recovery. Sue was saying you should be marathon ready in two months. 1/11 11:19 pm
God Bless you, Brent. Will pray for your complete recovery. 1/12 2:31 pm
I’m just a tool of our God. πŸ™πŸ»πŸ™πŸ»πŸ™πŸ» 1/12 3:50 pm
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Paul Shimon (73) US, 131 miles

6.70 miles in Winfield Kansas (runner profile)

Yaktrax this morning Windchill was 0! Had around 4 inches in Winfield! (Sat 11) / Total Miles 4,112.51 since 7/4/18
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You and I both battling weather today, good one 1/11 5:20 pm
Dealing with cold Kansas winters. Been there! Hang tough! 1/11 11:20 pm
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Michael Anderson (43) US, 75 miles

11.00 miles in Bend (runner profile)

Real slow, thick snow to slosh through (Sat 11)
Time: 1:52:00 Pace: 10:11 / Total Miles 2,625.05 since 7/4/18
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You do have to deal with lots of challenges but you get through it. 1/11 11:17 pm
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James Kalani (54) US, 123 miles

8.60 miles in Los Gatos, Ca (runner profile)

Turkey and deer.. oh my! (Mon 6)
Time: 1:12:37 Pace: 8:27 / Total Miles 6,681.66 since 7/4/18
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Lots of animals 1/7 9:27 pm
Working up in the Santa Cruz Mountains above Anõ Nuevo.. there are about 30 resident turkeys, countless deer, bobcats, and mountain lions.. makes running fun!! 1/11 10:12 am
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Michael Anderson (43) US, 64 miles

7.00 miles in Bend (runner profile)

One foot in front of the other (Fri 10) / Total Miles 2,614.05 since 7/4/18
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Tough day but you got it in. This photo says it all. 1/11 10:03 am
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James Kalani (54) US, 210 miles

29.67 miles in Los Gatos/Campbell/Santa Clara, ca (runner profile)

Frosty morning.. day off good run! (Fri 10)
Time: 4:10:12 Pace: 8:26 / Total Miles 6,768.74 since 7/4/18
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You are getting in the miles. Over 200 already since Jan 1. I am impressed! 1/11 10:03 am
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Paul Shimon (73) US, 124 miles

6.73 miles in Winfield Kansas (runner profile)

Waiting on a train ! (Fri 10) / Total Miles 4,105.81 since 7/4/18
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Hard to get around trains! 1/11 10:02 am
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Larry Wakakoro (52) PW, 41 miles

10.09 miles (runner profile)

My first 10 mile in 2020....tried to take it slow and easy but it was still very hard..... gotta put in more longer runs... (Sat 11)
Time: 2:02:18 Pace: 12:08 / Total Miles 1,236.80 since 10/30/18
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GIS job on the ten. One step at a time. 1/11 10:02 am
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Michael T Anderson (62) US, 66 miles

7.46 miles in Atlanta, GA (runner profile)

ATC Southside 12k. Our 60’s team was three of top five in age grading. (Sat 11)
Time: 49:08 Pace: 6:36 / Total Miles 4,143.06 since 7/4/18
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Well done Michael and team. You guys continue to run well. 1/11 10:01 am
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Brent Weigner (70) US, 44 miles

2.90 miles in Cheyenne (runner profile)

Today my doctor will remove the 8mm brain tumor. Hopefully I will be able to run my next marathon in 2 months. (Thu 9)
Time: 37:23 Pace: 12:54 / Total Miles 2,977.36 since 7/4/18
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Brent, wishing you speedy recovery 1/9 6:43 pm
I hope everything works out for you! Keep us posted! 1/9 11:15 pm
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Paul Shimon (73) US, 81 miles

11.94 miles in Winfield Kansas (runner profile)

Trail twists and turns! (Mon 6) / Total Miles 4,062.73 since 7/4/18
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I would like to run on that path! 1/7 9:26 pm
If you come back to Kansas I’ll show you this cool trail run! 1/9 8:14 pm
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Brent Weigner (70) US, 40 miles

2.90 miles in Cheyenne (runner profile)

Flying to Turks and Caicos tomorrow to run a marathon this weekend. (Tue 7)
Time: 36:00 Pace: 12:25 / Total Miles 2,973.26 since 7/4/18
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Good luck! 1/7 9:27 pm
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Michael Anderson (43) US, 38 miles

3.30 miles in Bend (runner profile)

Run with Bear, chilly and windy (Tue 7) / Total Miles 2,588.05 since 7/4/18
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Hope it is not too cold? 1/7 9:26 pm
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Paul Shimon (73) US, 92 miles

10.75 miles in Winfield Kansas (runner profile)

Up cemetery hill! (Tue 7) / Total Miles 4,073.48 since 7/4/18
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Cool looking road! 1/7 9:25 pm
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Michael T Anderson (62) US, 21 miles

3.11 miles in Braselton, GA (runner profile)

Still fighting head cold but won 1st place age graded award. Second place was six year old in photo with me who hit 80%!! (Sun 5)
Time: 20:08 Pace: 6:29 / Total Miles 4,098.60 since 7/4/18
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Well done. Sorry to hear about your head cold. A lot of it is going around. Me included. 1/5 9:23 pm
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Michael Anderson (43) US, 22 miles

9.00 miles in Bend (runner profile)

Bouncing back from nasty head cold and fever, missed two days of running and needed this to get back at it, ended at 40 miles for week so didn’t lose much (Sun 5)
Time: 1:17:00 Pace: 8:34 / Total Miles 2,572.35 since 7/4/18
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I hope you didn’t get this from me. Nine at 8:34 is a good bounce back! 1/5 9:22 pm
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Kiranpal Singh Dhody (63) IN, 12 miles

6.21 miles in SAI Kandivali Mumbai (runner profile)

This season it’s quiet chilly mornings in Mumbai. (Fri 3)
Time: 57:11 Pace: 9:13 / Total Miles 1,850.85 since 7/4/18
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Getting in the miles. Well done and stay warm! 1/4 5:23 pm
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Bob Anderson (72) US, 13 miles

2.61 miles in Mountain View, Ca (runner profile)

Easy first mile (11:48) and then I picked it up a bit. Ran in sweats. Good weather but got started late. Meeting Catherine at Clarke’s for a hamburger. I do love my burgers. (Sat 4)
Time: 25:54 Pace: 9:56 / Total Miles 2,549.73 since 7/4/18
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Happy New Year, Bob and Catherine!!!!!!!!!!!!! 1/4 1:21 pm
Happy New Year James and gang! Going to be a good year! And wow you continue to run mega miles. You are leading the way... 1/4 5:23 pm
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Michael Anderson (43) US, 10 miles

10.00 miles in Bend (runner profile)

Final Day of my 9 mile challenge, 18 days of 9 miles or more, think I covered 174 miles over 18 days, hardest thing i have ever done in my running, (Wed 1)
Time: 1:38:00 Pace: 9:48 / Total Miles 2,560.25 since 7/4/18
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Congrats Michael you went even when you were exhausted you met the challenge! 1/1 7:08 pm
Well done dude. You set a goal and you exceeded it by 11 miles. Congrats! 1/1 8:01 pm
Thanks Paul and Dad, this was a game changer for me, it’s great to push yourself best way to improve, happy New Year, gonna be a great year for running 1/2 7:52 am
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James Kalani (54) US, 32 miles

22.28 miles in Garden Grove, Ca (runner profile)

Anaheim to Garden Grove and back. (Wed 1)
Time: 3:14:50 Pace: 8:45 / Total Miles 6,591.19 since 7/4/18
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Gotta love Disneyland! Good way to start off the year! 1/1 8:02 pm
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Dana Anstey (71) US, 4 miles

4.20 miles in Eugene, Oregon (runner profile)

I like to start the New Year with the running community whenever I can. First Run Eugene! (Wed 1) / Total Miles 1,382.72 since 8/21/18
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Well done. Hope your knee held up? 1/1 8:01 pm
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James Kalani (54) US

2.60 miles in Anaheim, Ca (runner profile)

This morning came early.. run and off to Disney! (Tue 31)
Time: 15:27 Pace: 5:57 / Total Miles 6,559.15 since 7/4/18
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Early but fast. Like the jersey. Happy News Years. 12/31 1:21 pm
Always advertising for the cause lol Happy New Year, Bob!! 1/1 8:51 am
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Larry Wakakoro (52) PW

6.32 miles (runner profile)

a good start practice for April half marathon. a nice but a bit windy day for a run....... (Sun 29)
Time: 1:05:23 Pace: 10:21 / Total Miles 1,189.26 since 10/30/18
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One step at a time. What is your goal for your April Half Marathon? 12/29 2:40 pm
Hi Bob.. 2018 I did it in 3h5m..this year I did it 2h32m. I'm hoping to shave off at least 15 minutes next year in april..I'm gonna really try. 12/30 1:48 am
Good goal Larry. Your time has really come down since 2018. Well done. 12/30 9:18 am
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Paul Shimon (73) US

13.50 miles in Winfield Kansas (runner profile)

A turkey ran right in front of me this morning! I think it means we will eat well in 2020! (Thu 26) / Total Miles 3,939.64 since 7/4/18
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Cool shot! 12/29 1:47 pm
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Bob Anderson (72) US

3.90 miles in Los Altos, Ca (runner profile)

Okay, I am so over having the flu. It has been nine days since it started. Decided to mostly walk until I get it behind me. Maybe I should have gotten a flu shot? (Thu 26) / Total Miles 2,519.57 since 7/4/18
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Everyone I know, including my wife, has had the flu shot and each has had a very bad cold. Probably jinxing myself but I haven't had one in over 10 years and have never had the flu or even a really bad cold. (knocks on wood). 12/27 8:31 am
Not sure where this one came from. Almost back to 100%. I had better knock on wood too. Sounds like you are one of the lucky ones. Let’s pass it around! 12/29 1:46 pm
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Roger Wright (58) US

8.00 miles in Needham,MA (runner profile)

Was running 8 miles with my friend Tee the day after Christmas when we stumbled across Santa passed out from exhaustion on a lawn. Fortunately he was OK, but just tired. (Thu 26) / Total Miles 1,550.72 since 7/4/18
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SANTA is busy at this time of the year.. 12/29 1:44 pm
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Willie Korir (28) KE

9.94 miles in Thika (runner profile)

Morning easy slow run. (Fri 27)
Time: 1:09:28 Pace: 7:00 / Total Miles 6,093.90 since 7/4/18
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The long road ahead! Can recognize that soil! 12/29 1:43 pm
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Willie Korir (28) KE

16.78 miles in Thika (runner profile)

Morning long run easy.Am happy to be back (Sat 28)
Time: 1:46:20 Pace: 6:21 / Total Miles 6,110.68 since 7/4/18
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Solid run at a good pace. 12/29 1:43 pm
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Brent Weigner (70) US

2.60 miles in Trier (DE) (runner profile)

Sent the afternoon exploring the churches of Trier. (Sat 28)
Time: 44:56 Pace: 17:17 / Total Miles 2,915.46 since 7/4/18
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Hope you two are having fun. Enjoy Germany! 12/29 1:42 pm
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Bob Anderson (72) US

7.20 miles in Stanford, Ca (runner profile)

It was my birthday run and I was going to walk the whole way to help get over this flu. But I started running a little over the first three miles and then ran the rest. It is a birthday run. Hope it doesn’t set me back. (Sat 28)
Time: 1:34:25 Pace: 13:07 / Total Miles 2,526.77 since 7/4/18
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Happy Birthday 12/29 11:25 am
Thanks Dana. I know aren’t running yet but walking regular is good too. Keep moving my friend! 12/29 1:42 pm
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Paul Shimon (73) US

6.91 miles (runner profile)

Morning sky! (Tue 24) / Total Miles 3,919.88 since 7/4/18
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Looks like a plane! 12/24 8:34 pm
Beautiful photo. Merry Christmas 12/24 10:54 pm
Merry Christmas Bob!πŸŽ„ 12/26 6:44 pm
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James Kalani (54) US

6.20 miles in Los Gatos, Ca (runner profile)

Happy Winter! (Mon 23)
Time: 1:23:16 Pace: 13:26 / Total Miles 6,414.49 since 7/4/18
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Well said! 12/24 10:55 pm
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Paul Shimon (73) US

11.31 miles in Winfield Kansas (runner profile)

Trophies from the past most races give medals. (Mon 23) / Total Miles 3,912.97 since 7/4/18
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You have won lots of trophies! 12/24 10:55 pm
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Brent Weigner (70) US

5.90 miles in Cheyenne (runner profile)

πŸŽπŸŽˆπŸŽ‰πŸ§§ (Tue 24)
Time: 1:15:00 Pace: 12:43 / Total Miles 2,894.91 since 7/4/18
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Merry Christmas to you and Sue! 12/24 10:54 pm
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James Kalani (54) US

20.19 miles in Los Gatos, Ca (runner profile)

20 miles.. no farther than 2.5 miles from home at any given point. (Rainbow was from yesterday.. panorama shot too nice not to share) (Tue 24)
Time: 2:56:57 Pace: 8:46 / Total Miles 6,434.68 since 7/4/18
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A full rainbow! Wow! 12/24 10:54 pm
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James Kalani (54) US

4.20 miles in Los Gatos, Ca (runner profile)

Merry Christmas!!! (Tue 24)
Time: 1:18:32 Pace: 18:42 / Total Miles 6,438.88 since 7/4/18
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Merry Christmas James and gang! 12/24 10:53 pm
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James Kalani (54) US

18.15 miles in Los Gatos/Campbell, ca (runner profile)

Wet, windy, and wild.. mostly dry during the run, but flooding and standing water everywhere with 15-25 mph wind. (Sun 22)
Time: 2:32:13 Pace: 8:24 / Total Miles 6,388.43 since 7/4/18
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Are you going for 2000 miles by Dec 31 when this challenge ends? And so many at a solid pace! 12/22 12:03 pm
I had to take a "break" and not run as much to help with the end drive with the cold weather.. took a bit to acclimate to cold, but I think I am adjusted now. 12/22 7:34 pm
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Dana Anstey (71) US

20.00 miles in Oregon (runner profile)

December miles. All walking. Anxiously awaiting my orthopedic appointment on January 16th. (Thu 19) / Total Miles 1,375.52 since 8/21/18
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Walking is good. I was wondering what you were up too! Happy holidays! 12/21 8:26 am
Happy Holidays to you and your family as well. 12/21 9:38 am
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James Kalani (54) US

14.67 miles in Los Gatos/Campbell, ca (runner profile)

Good running day! (Wed 18)
Time: 1:50:35 Pace: 7:33 / Total Miles 6,318.40 since 7/4/18
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Solid run! Happy holidays! 12/21 8:27 am
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Brent Weigner (70) US

4.10 miles in Cheyenne (runner profile)

Our next 3 days should be above 50 degrees. πŸ˜‹ (Thu 19)
Time: 51:10 Pace: 12:29 / Total Miles 2,874.41 since 7/4/18
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Weather in Bend Oregon is a lot warmer Cathay last year too. Happy holidays! 12/21 8:27 am
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Bob Anderson (72) US

3.00 miles in Bend, Oregon (runner profile)

Got in three miles. Michael, Bear and I went out. Really windy but a lot warmer. (Fri 20) / Total Miles 2,486.85 since 7/4/18
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You all look like you had fun running! 12/20 6:52 pm
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Paul Shimon (73) US

9.06 miles in Winfield Kansas (runner profile)

Winfield south bridge scene! (Thu 19) / Total Miles 3,865.03 since 7/4/18
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Beautiful 12/20 5:45 pm
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James Kalani (54) US

1.09 miles in Los Gatos, Ca (runner profile)

Ok.. just one sprint. (Fri 20)
Time: 5:43 Pace: 5:15 / Total Miles 6,335.81 since 7/4/18
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That is fast! Well done! 12/20 5:44 pm
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Bob Anderson (72) US

2.10 miles in San Jose, ca (runner profile)

At the San Jose airport en route to Bend Oregon to see my son Michael and family. Ran and walked at the airport and then had breakfast. Added another mile at the Portland airport. (Wed 18) / Total Miles 2,474.85 since 7/4/18
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Safe travels and have fun.βœˆοΈπŸŽ„πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ 12/18 7:14 pm
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Paul Shimon (73) US

9.37 miles in Winfield Kansas (runner profile)

Half of my trophies. (Thu 12) / Total Miles 3,794.60 since 7/4/18
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Sorry wrong picture 12/12 8:18 pm
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James Kalani (54) US

17.49 miles in Los Gatos/Campbell, ca (runner profile)

Another dry day!! (Wed 11)
Time: 2:19:14 Pace: 7:58 / Total Miles 6,199.83 since 7/4/18
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Temperature is so perfect right now. I hope it’s like this Saturday morning. 12/12 9:20 am
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