Rob Murphy

June 24, 2019

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Salt Lake City,Ut,

Member Since:

Feb 11, 2010



Goal Type:


Running Accomplishments:

I had some success in high school and college. Winner 1985 Rod Dixon Run 

Had a fair amount of success as a Masters runner for most of my 40s. 

Short-Term Running Goals:

Have fun, not get fat, stay fit.

Long-Term Running Goals:

 Keep running in some fashion.


I teach AP European History and other courses at Alta High School. I coached the track and cross country teams at Alta for 16 years.

Married, two kids - Abby and Andy

My Twitter  @murphy_rob

Miles:This week: 11.30 Month: 94.10 Year: 737.60
Easy MilesMarathon Pace MilesThreshold MilesVO2 Max MilesTotal Distance

1. 3/4 mile jog and some stretching/drills

2. 15 mile run from my house up Emmigration Canyon  to the Mountain Del golf course. The first 11.5 miles of this run is uphill beginning at my house (elev. 4,500 ft.) and continuing to the summit of Little Mountain (elev. 7,032 ft.) and then dropping down to the golf course (elev. 6,000 ft) over the last 3.5 miles. Ann and Andy picked me up at the top.

I was able to average 7:57/mile without pushing too hard. Happy about that.

Night Sleep Time: 0.00Nap Time: 0.00Total Sleep Time: 0.00Weight: 0.00Calories: 0.00
From Jake K on Sat, Jan 09, 2016 at 16:33:36 from

That's an awesome run. It makes me happy that you do this in the opposite direction that most people would!

From Bret on Sat, Jan 09, 2016 at 16:39:34 from

Nice pace up that climb Rob.

From Rob Murphy on Sat, Jan 09, 2016 at 16:42:22 from

I used to do this run all the time before I began doing Jeremy Ranch. I think it's been about 3 years. I almost wimped out on it this morning - glad I didn't.

My goal was to average under 8 minutes. When I got to the top of Little Mountain I was at 8:16. Thank God for downhills!

From Jon on Sat, Jan 09, 2016 at 17:03:50 from

You missed the best part with the downhill at the end!

From Teena Marie on Sat, Jan 09, 2016 at 22:43:56 from

Machine or man? I have no idea.

Super impressive!

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