Rob Murphy

August 04, 2020

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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: 17.30 Month: 25.55 Year: 1531.99
Easy MilesMarathon Pace MilesThreshold MilesVO2 Max MilesTotal Distance

10.25 miles in 1:21:38 (7:58). For an easy 10 mile run at 8 minute pace, I feel a little too achy right now. Knees, shins, left hamstring, lower quads all have what I would call "low grade pain" - not injury type pain, but still a concern. I'll have to remember that rest and recovery should be more important now than any mileage or race goals.

Night Sleep Time: 0.00Nap Time: 0.00Total Sleep Time: 0.00Weight: 0.00Calories: 0.00
From jtshad on Sun, Nov 14, 2010 at 12:15:06 from

Amen, brother! Have a great week. I might give you a call today to chat about a couple of things!

From Rob Murphy on Sun, Nov 14, 2010 at 14:00:28 from

Sounds good Jeff. We'll be going out for Abby's birthday dinner early this afternoon, but otherwise I plan to be laying around watching football all day.

From Teena Marie on Sun, Nov 14, 2010 at 18:56:45 from

I love your new blog pic!! :)

Take care of that low-grade pain.

From Steve on Mon, Nov 15, 2010 at 00:13:40 from

It's old age Rob, you need more Twinkies..

From Lily on Mon, Nov 15, 2010 at 00:21:03 from

Nice profile picture Rob. You look seriously stressed out. Always a plus right?

From Rob Murphy on Mon, Nov 15, 2010 at 09:45:51 from

Steve - if it makes you feel any better, my mother in law made a pile of cinnamon rolls yesterday and I ate about 4 Cinnebon size rolls.

Teena, Lily - thanks. That's me with about a mile to go in my 48 mile Grand Canyon run a few weeks ago.Still, you can't tell what I look like so I can still sneak up on people at races.

From Lily on Mon, Nov 15, 2010 at 09:56:47 from

That's pretty sneaky. I always wondered why I've never gotten a good look at you on here. :)

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