Leadville Trail 100 Run 2013

Adventures40 Comments

Well, that didn’t go as planned. 60ish miles in 17 hours and change. I ended up a DNF at Twin Lakes inbound. Here is how the day unfolded… Start to Mayqueen The start was surreal to be there again. Felt like home. So many friends swapping best wishes. Before you knew it, we were off down 6th Street. I started … Read More

Leadville Trail 100 10K 2013

Friends8 Comments

This is the least known of the Leadville events. A simple 10K run on the first 2-ish miles of the LT100 course. Up and down the Boulevard basically. I always think I will jump into it but a 10K doesn’t seem like anything I need to do the week before a 100 miles. Plus, why spend $30 to run on … Read More

Leadville Trail 100 MTB 2013

Friends7 Comments

At 6 AM this morning, I woke everybody but Kayla up to see the bike race come by our corner of Leadville. We bundled everybody up as it was only 30 degrees outside. At 6:30 exactly, I could hear the shotgun go off in town…since I was listening for it. I directed the crowd that had gathered at the corner … Read More

What Went Wrong

A Day in the Life34 Comments

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

Leadville 2012 Race Reports

A Day in the Life10 Comments

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