>Racing>How far are you prepared to travel for a Race?
Also, Perfesser: that picture is the medal from the race? That's got to be the coolest medal I've ever seen.
"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.
√ Javelina Jundred Jalloween 2015
Cruel Jewel 50 mile May 2016
Western States 100 June 2016
We were just discussing that today--New Mexico Marathon is my favorite, it's handmade clay pottery:
I'm running somewhere tomorrow. It's going to be beautiful. I can't wait.
One day at a time
Tougher than most, dumber than the rest. "You can not count the miles until you feel them" TVZ
Champions are made when no one is watching
Giant Flaming Dork
Run until the trail runs out.
The pain that hurts the worse is the imagined pain. One of the most difficult arts of racing is learning to ignore the imagined pain and just live with the present pain (which is always bearable.) - Jeff
Not bad, but it ain't wood...
I cannot comprehend going from Kona to BANGOR for a race! I don't think I would travel there from Portland! How did you pick it?