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Discussion: from the outside, this look...

in: chitownclark; chitownclark > 2016-12-18

Dec 18, 2016 7:46 PM # 
matzah ball:
from the outside, this looks like real good endurance, doesn't it? Less than double your 5k time? btw, you mentioned Orlyn a while back, have you heard anything about him. Wonder how his running is going.
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Dec 19, 2016 12:02 PM # 
chitownclark:
Well I'm reaping some benefit from following Charlie's advice, and doing some short, fast stuff occasionally. More to come.

I spoke with Orlyn a couple of weeks ago. He's having a few problems with his eyesight, so hasn't been running much. Which is unfortunate. Because as you probably remember, he was a very gifted runner...for such a short guy! :-)
Dec 19, 2016 1:17 PM # 
matzah ball:
I think I might have seen him at a meet, but never really spoke with him. But his run results were enough to inspire me. Sorry to hear about his difficulty. I saw recently in the runners tabloid that a blind person set a record in the marathon. (w/ guide) Maybe he can find a course that is predictable (such as a track, though that may be anathema to him)

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