Western States 100 Mile Endurance Run 2012

Adventures24 Comments

Distance 100.2 miles Elevation +18,090 feet / -22,970 feet Time 23:22:26 (PR) Rank 119 of 389 GPS Analysis Garmin Connect If I was perfect, then this would be easy… I went to bed the night before the race pretty calmly and slept very soundly. I awoke on my own about 30 minutes before my alarm clock. I felt ready to … Read More

Western States Eve

A Day in the Life8 Comments

We have arrived. Are you sick of hearing about this race yet? Well, it will soon be a memory. But let me catch you up. I jogged out to the start the first day. Sort of epic to see this iconic plain start line in person. Olympics were here in 1960. Signs everywhere. Here is the plaque for the start … Read More

WS100 Pace Chart

A Day in the Life12 Comments

Kim and I just packed everything up and went over all the schedules. Ended up needing to revise the pace chart because I had mixed a few things up. Mainly because I had been bouncing between snow year paces and non-snow year paces. So here is the official 24 hour chart now. The goal will be to stay ahead of … Read More

WS100 Planning

A Day in the Life34 Comments

I figured if I asked my crew where I would see them, but they would turn it on me and say “Where do you need US?”. Well, here is my first stab at it. Veterans of the race can critique if we are too much or too little and how we will be on time. There are 25 aid stations/checkpoints … Read More