You'll ruin your knees!
""...the truth that someday, you will go for your last run. But not today—today you got to run." - Matt Crownover (after Western States)
...makes me wanna try it...
Great read, Lynn.
Barkley is not ... normal.
Any of you guys tried it?
Has anybody ever finished all 5 laps?
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2013: March 16 - Rodeo Valley 50k; May (Mem Day Wknd) - Western States 3-Day Training Camp (70 miles); July 13 - Mt. Hood 50 Mile; Sept 14 - Headlands 50 Mile "The farther you go outside, the farther you go inside." (Unknown) 3 Nonjoggers Podcast
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Heck, it's only $1.15, a pair of warm socks, and a license plate from your state to enter, so at least you wouldn't be out much money :-)
Where is it, exactly?
It sounds tempting for someday. Even if just one lap.
Frozen Head State Park, TN... so it's right in your neck of the woods!
Requirements: Rigorous requirements must be met: NO women. They are
too soft. No children. They are too small. No Californians. This
race is not cool. NO soccer fans. Soccer sucks. NO marines. They
don't biodegrade. NO yankees. We don't want them buried here. NO
wimps, worms, slugs, or weenies. They don't got what it takes. And
most of all, NO Health Fascists. We encourage smoking during the
I'm running somewhere tomorrow. It's going to be beautiful. I can't wait.
That is like 2 miles per hour.
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