29.3.2012 25.41 km

Distance Duration Avg. Pace Avg. Speed
25.41 km 2:56:55 h:m:s 6:58 min/km 8.62 km/h

Monday 25 km + Tuesday 25 km + Wednesday 25 km + Thursday (today) 25 km = 100 km. Goal achieved!

Route:

  • 13 km trails in the woods with steep ups and downs, water barriers, and stepping from rock to rock.
  • 7 km dirt roads through the fields.
  • 5 km asfalt.

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28.3.2012 25.56 km

Distance Duration Avg. Pace Avg. Speed
25.56 km 3:02:51 h:m:s 7:09 min/km 8.39 km/h

Monday 25 km + Tuesday 25 km + Wednesday (today) 25 km = 75 km.

Route:

  • 13 km trails in the woods with steep ups and downs, water barriers, and stepping from rock to rock.
  • 7 km dirt roads through the fields.
  • 5 km asfalt.

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Cons:
  • It was raining.
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27.3.2012 25.42 km

Distance Duration Avg. Pace Avg. Speed
25.42 km 3:00:01 h:m:s 7:05 min/km 8.47 km/h

Monday 25 km + Tuesday (today) 25 km = 50 km.

Route:

  • 13 km trails in the woods with steep ups and downs, water barriers, and stepping from rock to rock.
  • 7 km dirt roads through the fields.
  • 5 km asfalt.

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26.3.2012 25.27 km

Distance Duration Avg. Pace Avg. Speed
25.27 km 2:49:05 h:m:s 6:42 min/km 8.97 km/h

Route:

  • 12 km trails in the woods with steep ups and downs, water barriers, and stepping from rock to rock.
  • 7 km dirt roads through the fields.
  • 6 km asfalt.

16 km: I totally wet my running shoes in a slushy swamp – the one in the picture.

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Pros:
  • My new running shoes are like a dream on asphalt.
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21.3.2012 25.17 km

Distance Duration Avg. Pace Avg. Speed
25.17 km 3:04:39 h:m:s 7:20 min/km 8.18 km/h

Yea, I saw two white-tailed deers in the woods.

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Pros:
  • Nice to run, such sunny and warm.
Cons:
  • Wet ground and slippery to run.
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8.3.2012 25.35 km

Distance Duration Avg. Pace Avg. Speed
25.35 km 2:59:23 h:m:s 7:05 min/km 8.48 km/h

On Monday 25 km, and on Tuesday 25 km. That’s 50 km in two days. Today 25 km. That’s 75 km in four days. Feeling very good.

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6.3.2012 25.77 km

Distance Duration Avg. Pace Avg. Speed
25.77 km 3:01:39 h:m:s 7:03 min/km 8.51 km/h

Yesterday’s 25 km run had some effect for today’s 25 km run – as I expected. But overall today’s run went pretty swell.

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Observations:
  • If there is any body part or joint that is trying ache, just relax and it should be gone. it's a tension that causes trouble.
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27.2.2012 25.10 km

Distance Duration Avg. Pace Avg. Speed
25.10 km 2:48:30 h:m:s 6:43 min/km 8.94 km/h

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Observations:
  • I carried two deciliters of water and, well, that made a huge difference compared to not having water at all. Although the last drop froze over.
Pros:
  • Enjoyable weather. Couple minus degrees and the sun was shining.
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