Finder of good newts
It's hard to look down if you don't go up
"Able to function despite imminent catastrophe"
"To obtain the air that angels breathe you must come to Tahoe"--Mark Twain
"The most common question from potential entrants is 'I do not know if I can do this' to which I usually answer, 'that's the whole point'.--Paul Charteris, Tarawera Ultramarathon RD.
√ Tahoe Rim Trail 100M 20/21 July 2013
Boston Marathon 21 April 2014
Tahoe Rim Trail 100M 19/20 July 2014
Leslie Living and Running Behind the Redwood Curtain -------------
2015 Wish List:
April 4 - Peterson Ridge Rumble (40m); June - A 50k somewhere; July 25 & 26 - Lake of Death 24 Hour; October 10 - Dick Collins Firetrails 50; January 2016 - Ordnance 100k (dream a little dream . . .)
"The farther you go outside, the farther you go inside." (Unknown) Ultrarunnerpodcast
Trail Runner Nation
I always forget about this thread...
July 30-August 2 - Mountain RATS 4-day mountain stage race. Colorado
Lynch's Woods 50K Trail Run, Sept 6, 2009.
Goal: finish.Got my work cut out for me.
San Francisco - 7/29/12
Warrior Dash Ohio II - 8/26/12
Chicago - 10/7/12
Good luck, Chris! Let us know how it goes.
It went well... we won!!
If life stops getting in the way I'll do a race report...
upcoming trail events
Knobstone Trail mini 10/24
Tecumseh Trail Marathon 12/5
Beef - - come out of Lurkdome.
2010 here we come!
So far next year trail events...
Mountain Mist 50K - Jan 23
Clinton Lake Ultra - March 27
Who knows after that. :-)
Live the Adventure. Enjoy the Journey. Be Kind. Have Faith!
This is way uncertain, but shaping up to be something like:
January: Ghost Town 38.5 - New Mexico
February: Moab Red Hot 50k - Moab, UT
March: WRIAD attempt? (White Rim In A Day) - 100 miles - Moab, UT
- or -
March: Kokopelli's Trail? - Fruita, CO to Moab, UT (148 miles)
March: Grand Canyon Trip - either R2R2R or something new (and longer) - Arizona
April: Annual spring desert trip. Locations TBD
June: Bighorn 100 (if no Hardrock 100)
July: Hardrock 100??
July: Softrock 100 (Hardrock course over 3-4 days, staying in hotels, eating nice meals, and sitting in hot springs)
July: Colorado Trail - 465 miles - 16 days - supported run - Denver to Durango ,CO
July: Mountain RATS 4-day stage race, 100-ish miles - Copper Mountain, CO
August: Cascade Crest 100? - Washington
Sept: Wasatch 100 (lottery pending) - Salt Lake City, UT
Sept: Bear 100 - pace a friend 62 miles - Logan UT to Bear Lake, ID
April 3/2010 - Clemson Half Marathon
April 10/2010 - Palmetto Half Marathon
April 17/2010 - Lynch's Wood 24 hour trail run
May 1/2010 - Heart and Sole 5M
May 9/2010 - Buncombe Trail 34 Mile
June 6/2010 - Chattooga River 50K
September 5/2010 - Enoree Passage 50M
October 3/2010 - Long Cane 50K