A Programing Note: Lots of New BQ(Q)s on the Way!

Wow. In the last two days the new BQ(Q) questionnaire form has received over 25 new responses. I’m excited to share all these stories with the readers of this website, but I’m mindful of putting too many of them up at once and losing the individual stories in the rush of statistics.

Starting tomorrow, I’ll be adding two BQ(Q) a day, while continuing the 100 Days of Milo series.

Thanks to everyone who has filled out the questionnaire. Be patient, please, your story is coming to the website soon!

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About seanv2

Scholar, gentleman, jock. I run the website Milo and the Calf. There you will find the Boston Qualifier Questionnaire where runners share their stories of qualifying for the Boston Marathon. You'll also find my thoughts on endurance sports, ancient history, Judaism, and hundreds of book reviews.
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2 Responses to A Programing Note: Lots of New BQ(Q)s on the Way!

  1. Modernist Cavegirl says:

    Can I suggest a query for average weekly mileage during BQ training?

    • seanv2 says:

      Great idea! I might add it to the form. BQ respondents are, on average, running 1750 miles per year, or 34 miles per week… but that doesn’t take into account higher mileage during the training cycle. Also worth noting is that the single most popular “canned” program is Pfitzinger’s 18/55 program, which should give you a sense of how much those runners are running per week.

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