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Location:

Washington,UT,USA

Member Since:

Dec 29, 2016

Gender:

Male

Goal Type:

Highschool Champ

Running Accomplishments:

14th in 3A Utah State Cross Country Meet in 2015
6th in 3200m in 3A Utah State Track in 2016
5th in 3A Utah State Cross Country Meet in 2016
 
9:40 3200m
 
4:31 1600m
 
2:07 800m

Short-Term Running Goals:

Run a 4:30 1600m

Run a 4:25 1600m

Run a 4:20 1600m

 

Run a 9:40 3200m

Run a 9:35 3200m

Run a 9:30 3200m

Run a 9:25 3200m

Run a 9:20 3200m

 

Win 3200m at Utah State track

Win Cross Country State Championships individually and as a team

Long-Term Running Goals:

Get a good Scholarship and run super good in college

Go to the Olympics 
 
Become a famous Ath-e-lete.

Personal:

My name is Carson Horspool and I like to party. I'm a Junior at Pine View High School in St. George Utah. Not married and don't have any children because I'm only 17 and I make good choices. Love competing and Track and Cross country are perfect examples of competition. 

Favorite Blogs:

Miles:This week: 15.60 Month: 244.08 Year: 709.00
Saucony Type A Lifetime Miles: 129.70
Adidas Adizero Boston 6 Lifetime Miles: 163.50
Race: Snow Canyon Invitational (2 Miles) 00:09:58, Place overall: 3, Place in age division: 3
Total Distance
6.10

 

30 minutes + 3200m race

 

​Holy cows. It's been a while since we've actually raced, and you could definitely tell. My goal was about 9:40-9:50, and I thought I was doing pretty good. Each lap, the SC dude with the timer told us our splits, and I don't know what the foof was wrong with him. He told me 1:11, 1:13, 1:13, 1:14, 1:13, 1:12, and I didn't hear the last two. But yeah I finished with a solid 9:58.03 and barely qualified. The lap times he told me should've led to a 9:40 something and I felt as though I was pushing that hard, but apparently not haha. Feel sad for Mitch because he missed state qualifying by .4 seconds, while I got it by .4 seconds.. So that blows. PV invite is next, and instead of over analyzing the race beforehand, I think I'm just gonna go out there and try to run fast.

 

Also, it was a 3200m-not a 2 mile. The race thing is getting mad at me and saying that 1.988 miles is not a certified distance soo...   sorry.

 

Saucony Type A Miles: 6.10
Night Sleep Time: 9.45Nap Time: 0.00Total Sleep Time: 9.45
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