Saturday, October 15 - Kansas City Marathon ... 3:42
Sunday, October 16 - Des Moines Marathon ... 3:30
Thank you for all of the kind words of support everyone offered while training for these! You have no idea how much I appreciate all of your encouragement ... very inspirational! Gonna get some rest now!
... be great today!
that's just crazy! congrats, you racing machine!ReplyDelete
KICK ASS! That's awesome! Congrats and great job!!ReplyDelete
Simply amazing! Congrats.ReplyDelete
P.S. I am so glad you updated because I have been thinking about you all weekend. Enjoy the rest!
HOLY COW, YOU ROCK!! That is just such an accomplishment. Back to back - I'm not sure how legs feel after something like that. Do tell!ReplyDelete
p.s....didn't you go through a sign company for your awesome Be Great Today stickers? What was the name of that company?? They did signs, too, right?
You totally killed it this weekend. Couldn't have been more proud of you crossing those finish lines!! Now get some rest. You are supposed to be sleeping!ReplyDelete
So glad to hear you survived and with times to close to your goals, you were great today! and yesterday too!ReplyDelete
AWESOME!!! You not only did it, you did it fantastically!ReplyDelete
OH MY GOSH! You are awesome! I knew you could do it, but it is still crazy in my mind! Get some rest because you totally deserve it!ReplyDelete
Jim you rock! You are such an inspiration. Congrats. Look at those times man! I think it's time for an Ultra in your future.ReplyDelete
Wow!! The second one was faster. Those are amazing times.ReplyDelete
Awesome! I can't imagine running another marathon after the one I ran today. Amazing!ReplyDelete
WOOHOO!!!! Knew you would rock it! CONGRATULATIONS on two fantastic runs!ReplyDelete
You are amazing!ReplyDelete
Way to go Jim!! YOU are an inspiration to us all!!ReplyDelete
CONGRATS! You are amazing.ReplyDelete
you are awesome awesome awesome!!ReplyDelete
Congratulations for a remarkable achievement - even more-so considering the second day's race was faster.ReplyDelete
You are completely awesome. Huge congrats to you on this big accomplishment. You obviously trained well and were successful on the recovery after day 1. It isn't an easy thing, nor is there any easy answer, so I'm just so proud that you found your formula! CONGRATS...times two! Love it!ReplyDelete
That's impressive! Not to even mention that the 2nd marathon was faster than the 1st.ReplyDelete
I am speechless and in awe... I just don't know what to say but congratulations. Be proud of yourself and please take time to rest a bit :o)ReplyDelete
A-MAZ-ING!!! You Inspire me! Incredible... I can't even imagine how you feel right now!ReplyDelete
Also, it looks like 'ol blue has some competition! ;)ReplyDelete
WOW you are on fire! way to go that's so admirable :) you're an inspirationReplyDelete
Congratulations! Those are great times and consistent.ReplyDelete
Fantastic! I'm so happy for you! Glad it all went so well and I'm so glad you can actually say you are satisfied! That might be the most impressive part! Congratulations!!!!ReplyDelete
Seriously brother a negative split on a double marathon? That is flat out AWESOME!ReplyDelete
Way to kill it out there.
OUTSTANDING. Cannot wait to read your RRs.ReplyDelete
Wow, you put up two amazing times! I can't wait to ready your full race reports.ReplyDelete
...and you should be "satisfied" :) simply INCREDIBLE!!!!ReplyDelete
Awesome! I was actually using you as my inspiration on my cruddy long run over the weekend...I kept thinking if you could do back-to-back marathons, I could certainly keep going. :)ReplyDelete
You definitely were "great" this weekend! Congrats!ReplyDelete
You are like a scientist - your predicted your times for both marathons dead on! Congrats!ReplyDelete
You are out of your mind insane!ReplyDelete
WOW!!! You are amazing. Congrats.ReplyDelete
Wow, Jim, you did it! Congratulations. And I'm glad to hear you were satisfied, too. :^)ReplyDelete
Looking forward to the full report.
Wow! You're a rock star!!!ReplyDelete
Congrats on such a huge accomplishment. Now get some rest.
Way to go Jim. Are you doing any more marathons this year? I finished but dont plan on doing another anytime soon. Congrats on back to back MARATHONS.ReplyDelete
Congrats on the double marathon weekend. I guess running the second one faster would count as a negative split too, eh?ReplyDelete
wow Jim this is Epic.ReplyDelete
I admire what you did.
Congrats to you my friend!
you should be proud, not a lot of people can do this!
Amazing. Simply amazing! Can't wait to read about both of them!!!ReplyDelete
To pull off a negative split in your marathon the NEXT DAY is just plain awesome. You are amazing.ReplyDelete
Can't wait to read the report!
Well done - that's awesome. I hope you really enjoy replacing the calories you've used.ReplyDelete
Yay! Looking forward to reading it!ReplyDelete
Freaking awesome!!! The 16th was my Bday as well, which was also your faster raceReplyDelete
Great accomplishment - Good times.ReplyDelete