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by ugmurthy
Mon Jan 19, 2015 6:17 am
Forum: "Racing Talk"
Topic: Mumbai Marathon - quick update
Replies: 15
Views: 30989

Re: Mumbai Marathon - quick update

I decided to use this old post for reporting a PR in the Mumbai Marathon that I ran yesterday (18-Jan-2015). This was more so the posts/replies are in one place where the reader could get a sense of progress I am making under Tinman since 2012. Brief background : I started to run at the age of 49, i...
by ugmurthy
Sun Jan 04, 2015 5:58 am
Forum: "Any Talk"
Topic: Movie to see this month
Replies: 2
Views: 9385

Re: Movie to see this month

I read the book - it is an amazing story. Look forward to seeing the movie.
by ugmurthy
Fri Feb 01, 2013 7:24 pm
Forum: "Racing Talk"
Topic: Mumbai Marathon - quick update
Replies: 15
Views: 30989

Re: Mumbai Marathon - quick update

[quote="MothAudio"] Curious what were your times for marathons 2&3? What's your yearly mileage progression since 2009? What was the length and mileage average for your latest marathon schedule? What key workouts did you perform for marathon number 5? Describe your long runs. Steady paced, focusing o...
by ugmurthy
Thu Jan 24, 2013 8:46 pm
Forum: "Racing Talk"
Topic: Mumbai Marathon - quick update
Replies: 15
Views: 30989

Re: Mumbai Marathon - quick update

Dkggpeters, Jim, Wellpark,
Thanks for the encouraging words. Appreciate it.

Training continues...... :)
by ugmurthy
Tue Jan 22, 2013 5:40 am
Forum: "Racing Talk"
Topic: Mumbai Marathon - quick update
Replies: 15
Views: 30989

Re: Mumbai Marathon - quick update

Thanks Dave. My running background before I describe how the training helped. - Started to run at the age of 49 (no previous running experience). I am 53 now. - my first 10k was in May 2009 - my first marathon was in Feb 2010 took ages to finish (5:40) - Jan 2012 was when i ran my 4th Marathon (4:43...
by ugmurthy
Sun Jan 20, 2013 10:41 pm
Forum: "Racing Talk"
Topic: Mumbai Marathon - quick update
Replies: 15
Views: 30989

Mumbai Marathon - quick update

Hi All, Ran the Standard Chartered Mumbai Marathon 2013 http://www.procamrunning.in/scmm/ and did a PR - finished in 4:17 4:20 (official time) which is 20+ minutes better than my previous. Thanks to Tinman's training, his guidanceĀ  and encouragement that i have been able to achieve this. This was my...
by ugmurthy
Tue Jan 15, 2013 3:46 am
Forum: "Masters Talk"
Topic: Tinman's Training
Replies: 3
Views: 13172

Re: Tinman's Training

Wellpark, Jim,
Thanks for your encouraging words and good wishes.
Will write a short report once i am done.

Cheers
Murthy
by ugmurthy
Tue Jan 01, 2013 4:12 am
Forum: "Masters Talk"
Topic: Tinman's Training
Replies: 3
Views: 13172

Tinman's Training

Hi all, I am 53 years old and have never done any distance running prior to 1-1-2009 though I am a physically active person. When i took up distance running in 2009, i initially learnt to runĀ  a 3.2k and then joined a running group - trained for a 10k, then on to a half marathon and finally a full m...