Rob Murphy

September 21, 2019

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Location:

Salt Lake City,Ut,

Member Since:

Feb 11, 2010

Gender:

Male

Goal Type:

Other

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.

Personal:

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: 23.80 Month: 90.85 Year: 1067.31
Easy MilesMarathon Pace MilesThreshold MilesVO2 Max MilesTotal Distance
6.500.000.000.006.50

AM: 6.5 miles in The Gully.

Just read a long article in The Atlantic about Joe Rogan. He's huge with young men these days - many of what I consider to be the brightest kids I teach are disciples of Joe Rogan which is interesting because I think he's wrong about a lot of things. It makes sense though because he's charismatic and these are the kids that are paying attention. Less engaged kids don't know who he is.

Night Sleep Time: 0.00Nap Time: 0.00Total Sleep Time: 0.00Weight: 0.00Calories: 0.00
Comments
From Eva Splaine on Fri, Aug 23, 2019 at 21:09:48 from 108.61.201.170

I must be one of those less engaged.

From Rob Murphy on Fri, Aug 23, 2019 at 21:37:48 from 67.177.30.39

Google "Joe Rogan The Atlantic" Eva.

From Eugene on Fri, Aug 23, 2019 at 21:42:53 from 174.223.135.38

most of my college friends love his podcast. i like a few episodes, thatís definitely why heís so big with my demographic. however i think itís more for the various guests he has than him himself; itís just that heís the common denominator. iím not too big into him but i love the kevin hart and elon musk episodes of the podcast, they talk about a lot of cool stuff. add in that he choked out a contestant on fear factor and heís a role model for any young testosterone factory.

From jtshad on Mon, Aug 26, 2019 at 07:08:35 from 141.221.191.225

Justin likes his podcast. Not sure his past on MMA and Fear Factor leads me to see how he is qualified to spread his opinion far and wide, but to each his own.

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