Rob Murphy

July 23, 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: 4.50 Month: 67.00 Year: 830.85
Easy MilesMarathon Pace MilesThreshold MilesVO2 Max MilesTotal Distance
4.000.000.000.004.00

On my way down to American Fork this morning for the Pre-Footlocker XC meet. Kramer is still running well and hoping to break the course record. We are crossing our fingers that Park City's Ben Sorrel will be there so Kramer can finally match up with him.

PM: Four miles of RUNNING in 30:40 around Sugarhouse Park.

Kramer won the Pre-Footlocker meet at American Fork High School today. No Ben Sorrel, but still a good field with two top-twenty-in-the-nation teams. Kramer ran 15:43 on a legit 5k. He annoyed me by showing up about five minutes before the gun went off but all's well that ends well right?

Night Sleep Time: 0.00Nap Time: 0.00Total Sleep Time: 0.00Weight: 0.00Calories: 0.00
Comments
From allie on Sat, Nov 03, 2012 at 13:38:43 from 97.117.94.98

nice. congrats to kramer.

From Jake K on Sat, Nov 03, 2012 at 13:39:15 from 67.177.11.154

Not bad w/ no warmup!

From Rob Murphy on Sat, Nov 03, 2012 at 13:42:50 from 24.10.249.165

He did three striders and seven three count jumping jacks.

From Jake K on Sat, Nov 03, 2012 at 13:45:37 from 67.177.11.154

maybe that's the secret warmup. i gotta do more pre-race jumping jacks

From dugco on Sat, Nov 03, 2012 at 13:56:45 from 68.35.221.180

Very impressive - one more strider and three more jumping jacks and he would have gotten that course record! Seven seconds off, man! Well done, Coach... and Kramer!

From Rob Murphy on Sat, Nov 03, 2012 at 14:07:07 from 24.10.249.165

You are on top of things as usual Doug. Checking out the Utah milesplit site?

We will be down in Mesa AZ in two weeks for Nike Southwest. Palm trees!

From Jon on Sun, Nov 04, 2012 at 05:03:25 from 107.203.52.135

So, does this kid have any younger brothers?

From Rob Murphy on Sun, Nov 04, 2012 at 06:28:07 from 24.10.249.165

Jon - yes. Ten kids in the family!

From Jon on Sun, Nov 04, 2012 at 09:40:57 from 107.203.52.135

Thank goodness for Mormons!

From Steve on Mon, Nov 05, 2012 at 00:49:51 from 66.87.65.51

Rob, he just does that for his coach. I used to show up 5 min prior with a 7 Eleven hotdog in my hand just because the coach would get so mad. It was as much fun as the race.

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