General Discussion Race Reports! » Laguna Phuket International Half Marathon Rss Feed  
Moderators: Ron Reply

Laguna Phuket International Half Marathon - Run

View Member's Race Log View other race reports
Phuket, Phuket
Go Adventure Asia
Total Time = 1h 26m 22s
Overall Rank = 6/724
Age Group = 30-39
Age Group Rank = 3/144
Pre-race routine:

Wake up at 3:15, had some bread with jam and coffee.
Event warmup:

Short run with few strides and stretch.
  • 1h 26m 22s
  • 21.1 kms
  • 04m 06s  min/km

Good run. Since that was my first half marathon besides half marathons during triathlon, I was sure how to pace myself. I was aiming at 4:10 pace and that's what I got. There was a moment of some slowdown in pace, party due to the fact that i was taking it easy to attack last 3 km and party because i dropped 2 guys that were right behind me and no one was ahead of me.
Good race.
What would you do differently?:

Train more run:) There is always something that I could improve. I'm pretty happy with race results, but I think I can run faster in the future.
Post race
Warm down:

short massage and lots of drinking

What limited your ability to perform faster:

Not enough training for this distance

Event comments:

Very nice race, recommend to anyone.

Last updated: 2013-05-02 12:00 AM
01:26:22 | 21.1 kms | 04m 06s  min/km
Age Group: 3/144
Overall: 6/724
Performance: Good
Course: Running on pavement, through small villages.
Keeping cool Good Drinking Just right
Post race
Weight change: %
Overall: Good
Mental exertion [1-5] 4
Physical exertion [1-5] 5
Good race? Yes
Course challenge Just right
Organized? Yes
Events on-time? Yes
Lots of volunteers? Yes
Plenty of drinks? Yes
Post race activities: Good
Race evaluation [1-5] 5

2013-06-10 4:08 AM

User image

Subject: Laguna Phuket International Half Marathon
General Discussion-> Race Reports!
General Discussion Race Reports! » Laguna Phuket International Half Marathon Rss Feed  

Laguna Phuket International Half Marathon

Started by mikkylad
Views: 417 Posts: 1

2013-01-24 11:33 PM mikkylad

Laguna Phuket Triathlon

Started by swiss tri
Views: 1459 Posts: 1

2009-12-08 1:55 AM swiss tri

Phuket Laguna

Started by stoweq
Views: 891 Posts: 1

2008-07-02 8:01 PM stoweq

Laguna Phuket International Marathon

Started by stoweq
Views: 849 Posts: 1

2008-07-02 7:50 PM stoweq

Laguna Phuket Triathlon

Started by Beanster
Views: 3341 Posts: 7

2007-12-22 8:43 PM Beanster
date : May 24, 2010
author : Coach AJ
comments : 0
My question is am I playing with fire entering the half marathon this close to my primary goal for this season which is the HIM?
date : June 15, 2009
author : Ali Winslow
comments : 0
I just ran the Boston Marathon under nine minute miles, can I run eight minute miles for my half Ironman training runs? Or should I go slower?
date : November 17, 2008
author : mat steinmetz
comments : 7
I just started doing tris this summer and I have two under my belt, both sprints. Is it reasonable to build up for a Oly in early ‘09, with a HIM in Oct of ‘09
date : June 10, 2008
author : kns57
comments : 0
Steady is our walk. Ignoring the pain that is radiating from my feet, I continue to place one foot in front of the other. Again I wonder, “Why am I doing this?”
date : July 10, 2007
author : Ontherun
comments : 0
Having three seasons under my belt I thought I knew what I was doing. That all changed with a few new challenges and a bunch of new friends.
date : October 24, 2005
author : mikericci
comments : 0
This program should be used for an athlete whose goal is to run a marathon in the 1:30-2:30 range and has a good running base in the past 8-12 weeks.
date : October 2, 2005
author : smeeko
comments : 2
I will assume you have not run consistently more than 6 miles and have never completed a half-marathon. I believe running your first half-marathon is a big task which requires dedication and work.
date : January 10, 2005
author : ewkfit
comments : 0
My training was taking off. I had never felt stronger. I was making bigger strides than I ever had. I was stronger and faster than I had imagined myself ever being.