Western States 100 Mile Endurance Run 2012

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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

Quad Rock 50 2012

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Distance 51.42 mi Time 11:41:07 Rank 69th GPS Analysis Garmin Connect That did not go as planned. The inaugural Quad Rock 50 was being held just outside Fort Collins at the Lory State Park and Horsetooth Mountain Park. My Fort Collins buddies run those trails and I knew they were worthy. I figured being that the race was in May, … Read More

Galloping Gobbler 4M 2011

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Distance 4M Time 25:48 Pace 6:27 Rank 97 of 3075 GPS Analysis Garmin Connect Back in Fort Wayne, Indiana for the holiday. Met up with Ward Moya to run the local turkey trot. 3,000 runners strong! Saw a few old faces there. Start got underway late. Boo. Basically, it was a lasso shaped course out through the big cemetery next … Read More

Longmont Turkey Trot 10k 2011

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Distance 10k Time 42:31 Pace 6:51 Rank 61 of 556 GPS Analysis Garmin Connect Windy. Fat. Slow. I have skipped this race since it changed courses. I have had decent progress there but knew this year wouldn’t be the same. Simon came up and lightly guilted me into racing too. So it basically became a $20 tempo-ish run to see … Read More

Leadville Trail 100 Run 2011

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Previously. DNF @ 86.5 Miles. View all photos from this event. Lots of pictures of friends inside. Pre-race Kim (wife), Natalee (sister), and JP (friend) were my crew again this year. Natalee would take the crew chief duties once again like last year. Kim would play a supporting role. JP would help crew and then pace me from 50 to … Read More