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Simon Hart - setting PBs at 50 #wearerunning

by #wearerunning
Thursday 7th August 2014
Tags  wearerunning   |   Simon Hart   |   London Marathon   |   Edinburgh Marathon
 
 

Video interview: In this new series of interviews we take a look at the extraordinary in ordinary runners

In part one we talk to Simon Hart, a dedicated club runner who ran 2:38:42 at the 2014 Edinburgh marathon, setting massive a PB just weeks after his 50th Birthday!

We discuss his background in running and his journey from his first marathon in 1994 his current best performance, as well as his plans for the future.

So if you think your running has platauxed after a few years in the sport, or you think your times are bound to deteriorate once you enter the veteran categories, this interview may inspire you to re-think your goals!

Simon's marathon story in numbers:

Time
Chip
Pos
Meeting Date
02:38:48
02:38:42
14
Edinburgh Marathon Festival Marathon May-25-2014
02:46:48
02:46:48
438
Virgin London Marathon Apr-13-2014
02:49:02
02:48:39
4
Halstead & Essex Marathon May-11-2014
02:42:17
02:42:09
249
Virgin London Marathon Apr-21-2013
02:59:36
02:59:34
112
Chester Marathon Oct-06-2013
02:47:29
02:47:29
422
Virgin London Marathon Apr-22-2012
02:44:34
02:43:54
244
Virgin London Marathon Apr-17-2011
02:51:43
02:51:35
2
Halstead & Essex Marathon* May-08-2011
02:46:00
 
20
Edinburgh Marathon May-23-2010
02:47:31
02:47:10
362
London Marathon Apr-26-2009

 

*inc Essex Championships

Find out more about Simon:
runbritain rankings: www.runbritainrankings.com/runners/profile.aspx?athleteid=87711
powerof10: www.thepowerof10.info/athletes/profile.aspx?athleteid=87711

Follow Simon on Twitter @RunSi

 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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In this new series of interviews we take a look at the extraordinary in ordinary runners

 
 
 
 
 

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