Site:
http://www.martinparnell.com/
Miles:
14522 total / 17 in 2017
Goal:

To recover from a clot on the brain that I was diagnosed with at the end of February 2015

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  • 6 miles
  • 01:40 time
  • 997 calories
  • 2 workouts
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Entries

  1. RUN
    tired Cochrane Pathways 6 km 00:52 13:59 pace

    A number of major challenges today on the club run. First, my right calf is still playing me up. Second, the pathways were clear except for patches of glare ice. Third, I thought I had earned a fre... read more

  2. walk
    tired Railway Path 3 km 00:48 25:46 pace

    Sue and I headed off into the snow pack. Next time we'll use our snowshoes.

  3. walk
    injured Cochrane Pathways 5 km 01:11 22:42 pace

    Tried to push the issue with the right calf but didn't work. Time to back off and try the one / two punch of walking / elliptical.

  4. RUN
    good Cochrane Pathways 8 km 00:53 10:36 pace

    Saturday morning session with the run club. Four of us on the pathways but 8 of us at Coffee Traders. Something smells fishy!

  5. RUN
    injured Cochrane Pathways 5 km 00:36 11:28 pace

    Recovery 5 km after the year end marathon. Right calf still knotted, coughed up a lung and snow pellets blasting into my face. Other than that it was a lovely run.

  6. RUN
    tired Cochrane Pathways 42.2 km 05:14 11:58 pace

    What a day. We raised $2,972 for Sport Activities for the Markaz Girls High School in Bamyan, Afghanistan. Thanks everyone.

  7. RUN
    blah Cochrane Pathways 10 km 01:14 11:57 pace

    It was a battle royale dealing with the winds howling down the Bow valley.

  8. RUN
    great Cochrane Pathways 10 km 01:10 11:12 pace

    Very enjoyable Boxing Day run. Now time for some egg nog.

  9. Shared Photo

    Everyone is invited to the 7th Annual Run / Walk on Dec. 31st in Cochane. Raising funds for sports activities for the Markaz Girls High School in Bamyan, Afghanistan.

  10. RUN
    good Cochrane Pathways 7 km 00:58 13:16 pace

    Another 6 inches of snow on the pathways. Luckily I had my Salomon Goretex XA 3D Ultra 2 Adventure Trail shoes on. Like running on clouds!

  11. RUN
    tired Cochrane Pathways 13 km 01:40 12:21 pace

    Tough slogging on the snowy pathways. Time to get out the snowshoes.

  12. RUN
    great Cochrane Pathways 10 km 01:04 10:18 pace

    Sunset run along the mighty Bow River. Good night Cochrane. Sleep tight.

  13. RUN
    great Calgary Pathways 10 km 01:06 10:33 pace

    Ran with Kate McKenzie and talked lots about Afghanistan and the forth coming documentary "The Secret Marathon". Stay tuned.

  14. RUN
    blah Cochrane Pathways 8 km 00:56 11:21 pace

    Another "bracing" run at -25C. The radio said a chinook is coming....please hurry up!

    • Jill N.
      Jill N.

      My feelings too . . . went out today, thinking, oh -21c, thats better than it has been . . . nope. . .bone chilling! Hurry up Chinook!

      about 1 month ago Like1 person

  15. RUN
    great Cochrane Pathways 8 km 00:53 10:39 pace

    What a morning. At -25C, ice crystals on eyelashes, the sun creating a thousand dancing rainbows. This is my performance enhancing drug.

  16. RUN
    blah Cochrane Pathways 8 km 00:55 11:07 pace

    A chilly -27C. Made a mistake with the head gear. Needed my ski mask. Nose is still a little red, just like Rudolph.

  17. RUN
    great Treadmill (South Island, New ... 5 km 00:33 10:45 pace

    Day two on the hotel treadmill. Great trail on the South Island of New Zealand around the Wellington area. Beautiful scenery.

  18. RUN
    great Treadmill (Grand Canyon) 8 km 00:54 10:51 pace

    At the CAPS conference in Edmonton. On the treadmill I could pick a route and run it. Today the Grand Canyon, tomorrow Everest base camp.

  19. Shared Photo

    Come on out to Audreys Book shop in Edmonton on Saturday Dec. 3rd from 2pm to 4pm for a signing of RUNNING TO THE EDGE. Everyone welcome.

  20. Shared Photo

    Morning sun on a frost covered tree along the Bow River in Cochrane, Alberta