Breakdown Mon – Off. Natalee and Eric went and hiked Sherman. I was tempted to go but had work stuff to do. Left Leadville after my longest stint there ever. Tue – Off. Airport shuttle for the crew. Getting back to work. Wed – 3M. Let’s see how a little 5K feels? Pretty good. No fatigue in the legs. Mostly … Read More
So been ready to put this to bed and move on. Haven’t really spent much time analyzing the race but I wanted to put a few things out there for my own edification. In 2011, I, along with about everyone else, was convinced I went out to fast. So this year, the plan was easily correctable — go out slow. … Read More
Every year I try and collect up all the race reports of friends so share with those that don’t follow everyone on the list. Enjoy reading about more tales from Leadville. 2. Zeke Tiernan 3. Nick Clark 4. Anton Krupicka 7. Brandon Stapanowich 11. Tim Waggoner 18. Aliza Lapierre 24. Joe Berg 40. Woody Anderson 62. John Fegyveresi 72. Donald … Read More
100-mile race at high altitude tests even best runners By Brett Hess of The News-Sentinel Tuesday, August 21, 2012 – 1:07 am “When in Rome, do as the Romans do,” is the saying credited to Saint Ambrose. But if this fourth-century Saint had lived in Colorado, I figure, he would have been an ultra-marathoner. The Rocky Mountains are where the … Read More
By now you have read the story. So, take a glimpse into my day as my film crew (well, Eric) follows me on my journey in the Race Across The Sky.