Late this evening, I drove to the track and ran a new course on the roads around town. I checked the distance on the USATF route finder when I got home and the course turned out to be exactly 3 miles. I seem to really be stuck on that distance.
Retired from the Army in 1984 and the Texas Department of Criminal Justice in 2005. Began running in 1961 and racing in 1983. Completed over 990 races, to include 101 marathons or ultra-marathons. I am a STREAKER, meaning that I run every day. Member of the U.S. Running Streak Association, Seven Hills Running Club in Huntsville, Texas, Lufkin Area Pace Setters (LAPS) and Team RWB. Author of the book, How to Put on a Road Race.