Concept2 Fall Team Challenge

Good and happy news for my Tuesday Fall Team Challenge update

I got in 10,085 meters today and got in some much faster power-10s and power-20s and was able to bring down my pace down to a 1:50-2:02 pace. It’s not reflected in the log below but I am sure it’ll start manifesting in greatness, speed, and power down the road as I just get physically stronger, fitter, with bigger lungs and a stronger heart. I believe!

10/2/2018 23:3410:04.71,879m27spm2:40.98497cals143
10/2/2018 22:4810:04.81,830m28spm2:45.27894cals144
10/2/2018 22:2210:32.21,891m25spm2:47.17596cals141
10/2/2018 21:5012:47.92,240m26spm2:51.470114cals142
10/2/2018 21:2213:05.62,245m26spm2:54.965114cals136

I lost my first position in the Potomac Boat Club team boat to Michael McGuirk so I doubled-down and chased down the 76-year old Bel Air, MD, resident who has been kicking my butt since day one.

1Chris Abraham48Arlington, VAUSA113,170m
2Michael McGuirk76Bel Air, MDUSA106,532m
3Paul Holland39 USA60,259m

McGuirk‘s my paceman. He inspires me and I hope, one day, to meet him. I mean, we belong to the same boat club, right?  I feel like I have a little bit of room between Paul Holland and me–but all he needs to do, at 39, is get on his seat for three or four hours and I’m toast.

Globally, across the Fall Team Challenge, PBC is 148th (from 145th)

148Potomac Boat ClubOn-Water579,477m1441,391m

Compared to other on-water clubs with 6-20 members, we’re back to 11th from 10th:

11Potomac Boat ClubOn-Water579,477m1441,391m

Personally, compared to everyone, I am 828th (my apartment number), up from 877 (woot!):

828Chris AbrahamM48Potomac Boat Club113,170m

And, then, compared to only on-water clubs, I am 46th (up from 52nd):

46Chris AbrahamM48Potomac Boat Club113,170m

I’m very happy with the results. Thanks to Michael and all of you for your motivation, support, help, and encouragement! Mahalo!


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