Jack Daniels Training Plan customer Peter Kosgei (pictured above with race winner and record holder Geoffrey Mutai) set his third PR since signing up for a training plan at the BAA 10k this past weekend. Peter finished 17th overall in 30:51. He negative split the race coming through 5k in 15:35! [Full results]
Jack Daniels Training Plan customer Peter Kosgei won the Bridge Run Half Marathon in Binghamton, NY last weekend. Peter finished in 1:07:52, almost 3 minutes ahead of the second place competitor! [Full Results] After the race Peter said, “It was my first half-marathon, so I had never done anything more than 9.3 miles. It was good.” Full story at pressconnects.
Not only was it impressive that he ran this fast by himself in his first half marathon ever, Peter did this while following one of Jack’s 5k plans. Who knows what he could have run with a little half marathon specific work and some competition?
Peter Kosgei started following his Jack Daniels Training Plan about a month and a half ago in a courageous attempt to make a comeback to competitive running suffering serious injuries in a brutal mugging attack.
We’re happy to announce that his amazing comeback is well underway! Last week, Peter won the Binghamton, NY St. Patrick’s Day 4-Miler in 20:10 (5:03 per mile). Full Results.