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24 Hour strategery (Read 514 times)


    Unless the course dictates walking each lap (A big hill or some other crappy section)


    1-3 MPH?  I walk 4-5 MPH its not lolligag time ... plus I walk once per hour 2 minutes that is it until it needs to be more


    7/20/17 #247 Comeback #19 ... 10/8 - Glacial Trail 50M



    Trail Monster

      I can walk a sub-14 pace on an 8% grade for 30+ minutes on the treadmill. Outdoors I can take it to a sub-15 pace on similar hills. Practice makes perfect.

      2013 races:

      3/17 Shamrock Marathon

      4/20 North Coast 24 Hour

      7/27 Burning RIver 100M

      8/24 Baker 50M

      10/5 Oil Creek (distance to be determined)


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        I have only run 2- 24 hr. races.  I am a very slow marathon runner (arthritis)  so I try to keep up a  run 10 min. walk 5 min. strategy for my 24 hr.

        This works pretty good for the first 14 hrs. or so, then I have to walk the rest.


        I trained by running and walking 2-3 times per day, various distances.

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