Thursday, February 11, 2016


Final stats from the first Awake My Sole journey:  

January 9, 2012 --- December 22, 2012

347 days
29,980,800 seconds
499,680 minutes
8328 hours
50 weeks

Spoke a total of 317 times to 15,225 people
Day #128 @ Fulton Reformed Youth Group near Clinton Iowa.  Around speaking Spot #100
Day #240 @ Central Iowa Christian School in Grinnell Iowa.  Speaking Spot #200
Day #332 @ MOC High School in Orange City Iowa.  Speaking Spot #300

Ran a total of 1339 miles 

Day #14.  Running in a BLIZZARD to Orange City Iowa
Day #209.  Running to Clinton Iowa.  Attempting to outrun a thunderstorm.  VIDEO HERE
Day #238.  In the middle of running to Grinnell Iowa.  Using ICY POPS to down in the EXTREME HEAT of  IOWA
Day #252.  Running to Des Moines in the rain.  The last run before Jim got married.  

2,678,000 steps taken on the journey

Quote written on the Awake My Sole gear cart.  Jim's mantra.  

35.23 miles per run

51.1 marathons

418 5Ks

Used 5 pairs of Brooks Running Shoes
Brooks Glyerin 9s:  Pair Number 1 (Green) and Pair Number 2 (Red)
Pair Number 3 ... Brooks Glycerin 10s
Pair number 4.  Brooks Ghost 5
Pair number 5.  Brooks Ghost 5
9728 ounces of Gatorade

114 Clif Bars & 76 Clif Gel Packs

Numerous Snickers Bars consumed

1 comment:

  1. hi Jim, just finished up soccer yesterday so i've got a few "off" days to look forward to.

    Below are a few contacts in the maquoketa area and i think ben could give you some other contacts. and camp shalom is a neat set up for kids. I'm also giving your contact info to a writer for the Telegraph herald and the bellevue herald leader.

    see ya monday

    Benjamin de Waard graduated from Moody Bible Institute in 2007. He was hired as the Youth and Worship Pastor here at Faith Community Church and he and his wife Jessica moved to Maquoketa in July of 2007.
    Faith Community Church 511 W. Summit St. Maquoketa, IA 52060
    Camp Shalom Main Office
    2136 Brady Street
    Davenport, IA 52803
    Phone: 563.323.2790
    Fax: 563.326.1422 Camp Shalom
    6262 Caves Road
    Maquoketa, IA 52060
    Phone: 563.652.3311