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Ultras going mainstream? (Read 54 times)


Are we there yet?

    Both Badwater and Barkley were included as part of clues in Jeopardy today.

    2016 Goals: Exceed 100K in a 24-Hour race, run more trail races (2 currently scheduled)

      Badwater I can see. But Barkley?? Wow.

        But neither of those require qualifying races that are based purely on where you live.  At least they both advertise that no attempt at logic will be applied to entrants.


        Are we there yet?

          Badwater I can see. But Barkley?? Wow.

          Barkley because of its connection to James Earl Ray.

          2016 Goals: Exceed 100K in a 24-Hour race, run more trail races (2 currently scheduled)

          TripleBock


            Chaos Theory - Is still logic

             

            But neither of those require qualifying races that are based purely on where you live.  At least they both advertise that no attempt at logic will be applied to entrants.

            I am fuller bodied than Dopplebock


            Refurbished Hip

              Badwater I can see. But Barkley?? Wow.

               

              I know...I mean, most runners don't even know about the Barkley.

              Runnerman Dan


              Purveyor of peace & love

                Barkley was written about in the New York Times not too long ago...